On This Day

January 15th
2004
No Regrets?
Neale Cooper added to his defensive ranks with the signing of centre back Scott Walker, recently released from Dunfermline. He was initially used as cover but played a few games alongslde Micky Nelson, with Chris Westwood moved to right back. This experiment did not last, and Walker played only six times before his release in the summer.
YearEvent 
2017Craig Hignett left post as Manager. Mutual consent 
2009Liam Henderson joined Pools on loan from Watford 
2008Micky Barron appointed Youth team coach 
2008Jonny Rowell signed pro contract 
2004Scott Walker signed. Had been released by Dunfermline 
1993Alan Murray left post as Manager. Dismissed 
1993Viv Busby appointed Manager 
1988Jason Danskin made his first team debut in a Div Four match against Colchester United[view]
1982Jermaine Easter was born in Cardiff 
1976Keith Oliver was born in South Shields 
1972Tony Parry made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Cambridge United[view]
1966Jim Cooper made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Barnsley[view]
1962Ian Bennyworth was born in Hull 
1938Bobby Copeman made his only first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Hull City[view]
1921Fred Ashton made his final first team appearance in a NE League match against Leadgate Park[view]
1921Jimmy Miller made his final first team appearance in a NE League match against Leadgate Park[view]
YearCompetitionTeam  Scorers
1n/an/a 2011League OneDAGENHAM & REDBRIDGE (H)L0-1 
1n/an/a 2005League OneTorquay United (A)W2-1Porter, Sweeney
1n/an/a 2000Div ThreeHalifax Town (A)D1-1Jones
1n/an/a 1994Div TwoCAMBRIDGE UNITED (H)L0-2 
2#000000#6495ED 1992FA CupIPSWICH TOWN (H)L0-2 
1n/an/a 1988Div FourColchester United (A)D0-0 
1n/an/a 1977Div FourWATFORD (H)W1-0Wiggett(p)
1n/an/a 1972Div FourCAMBRIDGE UNITED (H)L1-2Green
1n/an/a 1966Div FourBarnsley (A)D2-2Thompson 2
1n/an/a 1955Div Three (N)Chester (A)L0-1 
1n/an/a 1949Div Three (N)Chester (A)D0-0 
1n/an/a 1938Div Three (N)Hull City (A)L0-4 
1n/an/a 1927Div Three (N)Barrow (A)W3-1Craig, Wensley, Boland
9n/an/a 1921NE LeagueLeadgate Park (A)L0-1