Down Memory Lane – 20 photos of the Portsmouth area football team from 1988

Clouds, Havant Sunday League. Behind (left to right): Thomas Hollies, Paul Limbrick, Tracy Scott, Martin Digweed, John Hall, Alan Sorrell. Front: Tony Lordwell, Phil Davey, Ian Randall, Ken Haslett, Mike Foster.

Here are 20 photos of teams that appeared in the Sports Mail 34 years ago. Can you spot yourself or any familiar faces. I hope this nostalgia festival will bring back good memories for you!

Riga A, winner of the Victory Cup. Front: Shaun McCartney, Kieron Hoolihan, Simon Clarke, Owen McCartney, Simon Webb, Wayne Mowie. Back: Gavin Legg, John McGee, Bobby Berry, Keith Brown, Mark Clifford, Tony Brooks, Robert Horn, Graeme Cooper, Shaun Muckells.
The under 15s of the city of Havant. Behind (left to right): Jim Rickwood (manager), Ben Corbin, Matthew Lawrence, Lee Rickwood, Vince Stallard, Daniel Roberts, David Oliver, Andy Smith, Mick Gallagher (coach). Before: Paul Gidley, Mark Hayden, Gary Edwards, Justin Andrews, Russell Hibberd, Bob Barber

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Westleigh, Havant Sunday League. Behind (left to right): Paul Shepperd, Graham Morris, Dean Outman, Dean Waterman, Steve Ellis, Dave Ellis, Simon Adey. Front: Mark Wilson, Dave Stevenson, Paul Martin, Simon Martin, Gary Etherington, Brian Pratt.
Buckland Youth Activities Centre, Dockyard League Division 4. Behind (left to right): Neil Chandler, John Ansell, Michael Cave, Andrew Birch, Jamie Hodgkins, Robert Madgwick, Sean Simmons (manager), Spencer Brennan, Alan Barnett. Front: Jamie Searles, Gary Wallace, Shaun Perriman, Colin Pack, Melvyn Austin.
Avenue Hotel, winners of the Purcell Cup. Behind (left to right): Jimmy Wearn, Brent Gillingham, Franny Boyle, Mark Ware, Jimmy Lampitt, Ian Forbes, George Bartholemew. Front: Neil Chandler, Pete Humphries, Lou Savage, Jeff Clements, Ricky Horn.
Nice view. Back row (left to right): Stevie O’Shea (manager), David Titheridge, Kevin Welch, Stuart Warry, John Eade, Stevie Reid, John Jackson. Front: Freddy Land, Lee Taw, Peter Matthews, Anthony O’Shea, Gary Powell, Peter Knight, Shaun Murcott, Reg Stamp (secretary).
Roden Autos. Behind (left to right): Phil Ashwell, Guy Hughes Melvyn Dix, Murray Sanders, Kevin Borlace, Brian Marsh, Ian McMahn, Bryn Farrier. Front: Mick Doran, Alan Reeves, Paul Marr, Sam Elliott, Kev Gibbons, Pete Doran.
Royal British Legion. Back row (left to right): Bob Hale (manager), Alan Stacey, Paul Ridout, Ian Barrett, John Glasgow, Kev Allen, Martin Hepburn, Charles Whithington, Iain Grant. Front: Keith Barrett, Ian Freegard, Mark Withington (mascot), Brian Burnett, Glen Hamilton, Chris Moore.
Ferranti, winners of the Junior Cup. Behind (left to right): Nick Carter, Wes Snell, Colin Davies, Micky Wood, Mike Westlake, Jon Woodhouse, Mark Morrissey, Cliff Williams. Front: Paul Matthews, Dave Gibbons, Keith Moran, Paul Woodgate, Andy Dighton.
Leigh Park Tavern, Havant Sunday League. Back row (left to right): K Molyneux, P Hewitt, W Moore, K Hayward, M Bungay, S Hughes, T Linburn. Front: P Taylor, D Slape, C Archer, R Parker, M Orzabel, S Browne, D Miller.
Prospect, Portsmouth Sunday League. Behind (left to right): Paul Harris, Trevor Holwell, Dave Clark, Del Massey, Tony Matthewson, Graham Harris, Steve Moth. Front: Brian Moth, Dave Newton, Barry Watts, Jeff Churchill, Darren Harris, Ian Churchill.
OPCS, Gosport League. Behind (left to right): Ian Sales, Mike Whitehead, John Raddon (manager), Dave Grindey, Andy Walton, Harvey Brown, Martin Jeffrey. Front: Geoff Cook, Graham Pindar, Martin Bourne, Tony White, Matthew Bennett.
The Eagle, Gosport League. Behind (left to right): Francis Savage (manager), Mark Sharp, Kelvin Chase, Rob Hamber, Dave Mullings, Paul Woollands, Darrell Docherty, Kevin Petts. Front: John Partridge, Terry Thomas, Mark Cave, Mick Salt, Peter Bugbee, Darren Bower.
Old Coach House, Gosport League. Behind (left to right): Alan Parrot (assistant manager), Paul Betsworth, Shaun Valler, Rob Bloxham, Paul Goodman, Nigel Bevis, Alan Simmonds, Paul Gibbs, Norman Brown (manager). Front: Ian Peckett, Tim Rampton, Simon Brooks, Andrew White, Andrew MacDonald.
Paulsgrove, Hampshire League. Behind (left to right): Terry Barton, Bobby Dale, Paul Drazek, Dave Atkins, Colin Cole, Keith Vickers, John Daniels. Front: Paul Swanson, Kevin Cripps, Kevin Banting, Steve Pennery, Dave Houghton.
Paulsgrove Reserves. Behind (left to right): Andy Dine, Ken Wearn, Ian Baker, Terry Cole, Wayne Bichard. Front: Mike Ramshaw, Trevor Jones, Dave Sinclair, Alan Jones, Jon Sykes, Dave Hughes.
Cowplain School U14. Behind (left to right): Darren Cripps, Steven Knight, Elliott Potter, Paul Jordan, Paul McTigue, Matthew Duncan. Front: Mark Lambert, Alan Perkins, Matthew Jeffery, Jonathan Kimpton, Phil Braithwaite, Gary Woods, Mark Bedder.
Solent United, Gosport League. Behind (left to right): Malcolm Fogwill (manager), Martin Bower, Archie MacCormick, Chris Broome, Colin Channon, Tony Horne, Tony Keogh, Phil Roberts. Front: Martin Blake, Alan Kerr, Tim Metcalfe, Andy Straw.
Gosport and Fareham U11. Back row (left to right): Colin Knight (co-manager), Simon Welstead, Andrew Jones, Craig Ormston, Gareth Cousins, Ben Fitches, James Cole, James Sherrington, Steve Poxton (co-manager). Front: Ian Garrie, Alan MacNally, Ian Earles, Stuart Davies, Darren Humphry, Gary Theobald.

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