On This Day

September 17th
1994
Horner opts for experience
Having been placed in caretaker charge following John MacPhail's dismissal as manager, Billy Horner played it safe with the recruitment of some time served players. 34-year-old Dave Burgess (pictured) arrived on loan from Carlisle and was straight into the team to play Gillingham, alongside fellow 30-somethings Walsh, Tait and Houchen
YearEvent 
2004James Brown transferred to Pools from Cramlington. Successful six-week trial for youths 
2004Carl Jones transferred to Pools from Chester-le-Street. Successful six-week trial for youths 
1994Dave Burgess made his first team debut in a Div Three match against Gillingham[view]
1994Alan Walsh made his first team debut in a Div Three match against Gillingham[view]
1989Ian Bowling returned to Lincoln City after loan spell 
1977John Linacre made his first team debut in a Div Four match against Northampton Town[view]
1969Paul Norton was born in Mexborough 
1966Tony Bircumshaw made his first team debut in a Div Four match against Bradford City[view]
1966Terry Bell made his first team debut in a Div Four match against Bradford City[view]
1932Jimmy Ridley made his first team debut in a Div Three (N) match against Gateshead[view]
YearCompetitionTeam  Scorers
1n/an/a 2016League TwoMANSFIELD TOWN (H)D0-0 
1n/an/a 2011League OneBURY (H)W3-0Solano, Nish 2
1n/an/a 2005League OneSWANSEA CITY (H)D2-2Humphreys, Sweeney
1n/an/a 2002Div ThreeLINCOLN CITY (H)W2-1Boyd, E Williams
1n/an/a 1994Div ThreeGILLINGHAM (H)W2-0Houchen, Walsh(p)
1n/an/a 1991Div ThreeStoke City (A)L2-3Baker, Olsson
1n/an/a 1988Div FourLEYTON ORIENT (H)W1-0Tinkler
1n/an/a 1983Div FourDONCASTER ROVERS (H)W1-0Staff
1n/an/a 1977Div FourNorthampton Town (A)L3-5Poskett 2, Newton
1n/an/a 1973Div FourEXETER CITY (H)L1-3Gauden(p)
1n/an/a 1966Div FourBradford City (A)L0-3 
1n/an/a 1960Div FourCrewe Alexandra (A)L0-3 
1n/an/a 1957Div Three (N)Oldham Athletic (A)L0-4 
1n/an/a 1955Div Three (N)HALIFAX TOWN (H)W3-2Richardson, Lumley, Luke
1n/an/a 1949Div Three (N)Southport (A)L1-2Dunn
1n/an/a 1938Div Three (N)DONCASTER ROVERS (H)L1-3Musgrave
1n/an/a 1932Div Three (N)GATESHEAD (H)D2-2Dixon, Hewitt(p)
1n/an/a 1927Div Three (N)ASHINGTON (H)W4-1S Hardy 2, Robson, Robinson
1n/an/a 1921Div Three (N)SOUTHPORT (H)W1-0Lister
2#000000#6495ED 1910FA CupHORDEN ATHLETIC (H)W5-0Featherstone, Stokoe, Fletcher 3(1p)