On this day picture gallery: Pompey crowned league champions

On this day in 1949 Pompey became league champions for the first time.

Monday, 23rd April 2018, 9:02 pm
Updated Monday, 23rd April 2018, 9:51 pm
Pompey were crowned league champions on this day in 1949. Picture: Pompey History Society

A 2-1 win against Bolton Wanderers at Burnden Park sealed the league title with three matches still to play.

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Peter Harris and Ike Clarke scored the goals in the first half.