Date: 11th May 2018 at 8:56am
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A look back at this day in history, and what was happening with Pompey courtesy of PompeyRama.

Sun 11 May 2008
PL Fulham H 0-1
Att:20,532
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Sat 11 May 1991
Div 2 Wolves A 1-3
Clarke
Att:12,570
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Sat 11 May 1985
Div 2 Huddersfield A 2-0
O’Callaghan, Hilaire
Att:13,290
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Fri 11 May 1979
Div 4 Darlington A 0-2
Att:1,140
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Sat 11 May 1968
Div 2 Preston NE A 1-3
Hiron
Att:9,938
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Another feature, again courtesy of PompeyRama, sees us look at those Pompey personalities – past or present – who have a birthday on this day.

11/5/1971: Bernard Lambourde

From the Ed

Happy birthday to Bernard Lambourde – the Pompey player from the Blues’ past born on this day.

Lambourde is a player I recall well, but this recollection is mainly from his time at Chelsea and not his loan at Fratton Park.

Now onto the games previously played.

Played – 5
Won – 1
Drawn – 0
Lost – 4

Again, a limited amount of games, but having lost four out of the five played we can say it’s been a poor day.

Most, well in fact pretty much all were before my time of regular attendance, but I can claim the defeat in the visit of Fulham to Fratton Park from 2008, which saw the Cottagers stay in the Premier League when beating the Blues.

What are your memories of Lambourde from his Pompey days? Also, have you taken in any of the games previously played today – if so what are the memories of them too?

PLAY UP POMPEY

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One Reply to “On this day in history…11th May”

  • 08&85…08 was the wk before our Cup Final win & Fulham needed to win to stay up & 85 a long trip to Huddersfield,got a win & a great goal from O’Callaghan but sadly we didn’t go up…didn’t see Lambourde

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