Pompey past

Pompey's top scorers of the 21st century

Here's our season-by-season look at Pompey's top scorers since 2000-01.

Pompey striker Mick Quinn is sent off by referee John Key at the start of the second half of the 1988 FA Cup sixth-round match against Luton at Kenilworth Road

Pompey must defy history books in this year’s FA Cup

Pompey will have to do something they’ve never achieved before if they are to progress in this year’s FA Cup – beat Luton in the famous old competition.


WATCH - Harry Redknapp: 'Spurs paid Pompey £5m for me'

Harry Redknapp says Spurs paid Pompey £5m for him when he left Fratton Park to take over at White Hart Lane.

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WATCH - Harry Redknapp: 'I'd have been gone if Pompey hadn't pulled off the Great Escape'

Harry Redknapp has revealed he believes he would have been sacked if Pompey had not pulled off their Great Escape.


WATCH: Harry Redknapp on... his most memorable Pompey games in the Premier League

Harry Redknapp has chosen the matches that meant most to him in Pompey's Premier League days.

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WATCH: My favourite games from 50 years supporting Pompey

I first saw Pompey play 50 years ago - and in half a century I’ve watched them hundreds of times.

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Benjani, centre, is congratulated by his Pompey team-mates

Ten years since Pompey beat Reading 7-4 in Premier League

Ten years have past since Pompey and Reading created Premier League history for the most number of goals scored in a match.


WATCH: Eight great footballers who just kept playing

They're the greats who just kept going....
Former Pompey boss Frank Burrows

Knight: Gone are Pompey pre-seasons of dodging nettles and brambles

Saturday marks the first day of July – and already Pompey will be in friendly action.

Pompey fans welcome the players on to the pitch at Valley Parade in May 2003

Pompey nostalgia: Last Bradford meeting

Pompey’s League One trip to Bradford on March 3 will be their visit to Valley Parade since the final day of the 2002-03 season.

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Former Pompey striker Guy Whittingham

On this day: Whittingham signs for Pompey

On June 7, 1989, Pompey signed Guy Whittingham, who would go on to become a Fratton Park legend.

Patrik Berger scores the winner against Aston Villa on the opening day of the 2003-04 season Picture: Jonathan Brady

On this day: Pompey sign Berger

On June 6, 2003, Harry Redknapp made Liverpool’s Patrik Berger his first signing of the summer as the Blues prepared for their first season in the Premiership.

Former Pompey boss Alan Ball

On this day: Pompey appoint Alan Ball

On June 5, 1984, Alan Ball was appointed Blues boss on a permanent basis.

Kanu scored the only goal of the game as Pompey defeated Cardiff 1-0 in the final at Wembley

On this day: Pompey celebrate FA Cup win

On May 17, 2008, Pompey celebrated FA Cup glory after a 1-0 win against Cardiff at Wembley.


PICTURE GALLERY: Remembering the first Blue Day in 2008

As we prepare for Blue Day next Friday, here’s our look back at the first time the event was held.

An artist's impression of what Pompey's new stadium would have looked like

On This Day: Pompey announce new stadium plans

On April 25, 2007, Pompey unveiled ambitious plans to move to a 36,000 capacity stadium at The Hard.

Pompey and their fans celebrate in the Guildhall Square after promotion to the First Division in  1987

WATCH: Previous Pompey promotion parties

There will be a party atmosphere at Fratton Park tomorrow after Pompey clinched promotion to League One.

Darren Anderton celebrates his goal during the 1992 FA Cup semi-final against Liverpool

NOSTALGIA: 25 years on, memories of Pompey’s epic FA Cup semi-final clash with Liverpool

I remember the queue, I remember the roar, and above all, I remember the gut-wrenching pang of disappointment...

Jack Forggatt wearing one of his England caps

On this day: New role at Pompey for Froggatt

On January 20, 1951, Jack Froggatt – capped twice by England at outside-left – played at centre-half for the first time in a 2-1 win at Stoke City.

Benjani scores against Derby County in the 2007-08 Premier League season

On this day: Benjani scores Premier League hat-trick

On January 19, 2008, Benjani scored a hat-trick as Pompey beat Derby 3-1 at Fratton Park.

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