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Offside Trust Progress To Be Celebrated At Pompey v Plymouth

A year ago, the brave decision by a handful of former footballers to speak out about the sexual abuse they suffered as children shone a light into football’s darkest secret.  551 more words

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Pompey v Southend - View From NSL

Today’s match was a very tight encounter that we probably deserved to win, just. Whilst it was ‘only a 1-0 win’ I have to say I came away a happy man purely because of the fighting manner in which we won the game. 485 more words

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Pompey Memes At Blackpool

Firstly, thank you for continuing to support these blogs after I neglected to write up about last week’s shit storm against Luton, it would have just been me swearing. 1,686 more words

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My Life: Julius Caesar

Gaius Julius Caesar was born on the 12th July 100 BC in Rome, Italy to parents Gaius Julius Caesar and Aurelia Cotta.  Allegedly Julius Caesar was a descendant of Trojan Prince Aeneas, and his birth marked the beginning of a new chapter in Roman history. 1,873 more words

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Roman History: Pompey

Gnaeus Pompeius Magnus, also known as Pompey was born in 106 BC to Gnaeus Pompeius Strabo.

Pompey’s military career started during the Social Wars (91-89 BC), serving under his father’s army at Asculum in 89 BC.  696 more words

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Romans: Battle of Pharsalus

Pompey the Great and Julius Caesar, met on the battlefield in 48 BC at Pharsalus in eastern Greece.  Two of Rome’s greatest generals would go head to head for the coveted prize; Ruler of the Roman World. 1,161 more words

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