On This Day

July 17th
2001
Rebuilding complete
Chris Turner added what he hoped would be the final piece in his promotion-chasing jigsaw when he completed the signing of former Sheffield Wednesday and England under-21 striker Ritchie Humphreys. The youngster would struggle for goals and would eventually play the majority of his club record 543 appearances in a deeper role.
YearEvent 
2013Michael Duckworth joined Pools on trial from Bradford Park Avenue 
2013Michael Duckworth made his first team debut in a Friendly match against Whitby Town[view]
2008Derek Soutar made his final first team appearance in a Friendly match against Falkirk[view]
2007Ian Moore made his first team debut in a Friendly match against Newcastle United[view]
2007Jan Budtz made his first team debut in a Friendly match against Newcastle United[view]
2007Arran Lee-Barrett made his first team debut in a Friendly match against Newcastle United[view]
2007Godwin Antwi made his first team debut in a Friendly match against Newcastle United[view]
2007Robbie Elliott made his first team debut in a Friendly match against Newcastle United[view]
2007Jamie McCunnie made his first team debut in a Friendly match against Newcastle United[view]
2004Dimi Konstantopoulos made his first team debut in a Friendly match against Eindhoven[view]
2004Chris Lumsdon made his final first team appearance in a Friendly match against Eindhoven[view]
2003Paul Stephenson appointed Youth team coach 
2002John Brackstone made his first team debut in a Friendly match against Spennymoor United[view]
2001Ritchie Humphreys signed 
1977Paul Heckingbottom was born in Barnsley 
1931Bill Norman left post as Manager. Health grounds 
1931Bill Yeats appointed Manager. Takes temporary charge of first team in addition to duties as chairman 
YearCompetitionTeam  Scorers
0#000000#CCCCCC 2013FriendlyWhitby Town (A)W2-0Sweeney, Rodney
0#000000#CCCCCC 2008FriendlyFalkirk (A)D0-0 
0#000000#CCCCCC 2007FriendlyNEWCASTLE UNITED (H)L1-3Brown
0#000000#CCCCCC 2004FriendlyEindhoven (A)W2-1Porter 2
0#000000#CCCCCC 2002FriendlySpennymoor United (A)D0-0