On This Day

August 19th
1950
Season begins in disappointment
Billy Bain (right) watches anxiously as Willie McClure's effort clears the Crewe bar. The 2-0 defeat was one of only four defeats at the Vic all season, but just six points on the road meant that Pools finished in the bottom half for the the fifth straight season since league football recommenced after the war.
YearEvent 
2016Liam Donnelly signed 
2014Luke James submitted written transfer request. Second request, after first was unsuccessful 
2010Micky Barron appointed Reserve team coach. Caretaker basis 
2010Chris Turner left post as Manager. Resigned 
2010Mick Wadsworth appointed Manager. Caretaker basis 
2006Gary Liddle transferred to Pools from Middlesbrough 
1989Ian Bowling made his only first team appearance in a Div Four match against Halifax Town[view]
1989Sean Curry made his only first team appearance in a Div Four match against Halifax Town[view]
1989Wayne Stokes made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Halifax Town[view]
1988Roger Eli made his first team debut in a Friendly match against Reading[view]
1975Brian Albeson made his only first team appearance in a League Cup match against Halifax Town[view]
1970Malcolm Dawes made his first team debut in a League Cup match against York City[view]
1967Wilson Hepplewhite made his first team debut in a Div Four match against Brentford[view]
1967George Smith made his first team debut in a Div Four match against Brentford[view]
1967Alan Goad made his first team debut in a Div Four match against Brentford[view]
1961Ken Price made his first team debut in a Div Four match against Rochdale[view]
1961Johnny Edgar made his first team debut in a Div Four match against Rochdale[view]
1950Willie McClure made his first team debut in a Div Three (N) match against Crewe Alexandra[view]
1950Ronnie Sales made his first team debut in a Div Three (N) match against Crewe Alexandra[view]
1950John Ollerenshaw made his first team debut in a Div Three (N) match against Crewe Alexandra[view]
1950Billy Bain made his first team debut in a Div Three (N) match against Crewe Alexandra[view]
1950Joe McKeown made his first team debut in a Div Three (N) match against Crewe Alexandra[view]
1950Tommy McGuigan made his first team debut in a Div Three (N) match against Crewe Alexandra[view]
YearCompetitionTeam  Scorers
21n/an/a 2017Vanarama National LeagueBromley (A)L0-2 
1n/an/a 2014League TwoDAGENHAM & REDBRIDGE (H)L0-2 
1n/an/a 2006League TwoTORQUAY UNITED (H)D1-1Bullock
1n/an/a 2000Div ThreeCHESTERFIELD (H)L1-2Henderson
1n/an/a 1995Div ThreeEXETER CITY (H)D0-0 
1n/an/a 1989Div FourHalifax Town (A)L0-4 
0#000000#CCCCCC 1988FriendlyREADING (H)L0-2 
7#000000#DA70D6 1981League Group CupBRADFORD CITY (H)L0-1 
1n/an/a 1980Div FourBURY (H)L1-2Forster
1n/an/a 1978Div FourDONCASTER ROVERS (H)L3-4Linacre, Newton, Crumplin
4#000000#3CB371 1975League CupHalifax Town (A)L1-4Johnson
1n/an/a 1972Div FourCOLCHESTER UNITED (H)W2-1Coyne, B Smith(p)
4#000000#3CB371 1970League CupYORK CITY (H)L2-3Young, Sharkey
1n/an/a 1967Div FourBRENTFORD (H)W2-0Phythian, Mulvaney
1n/an/a 1961Div FourRochdale (A)L1-3Milburn og
1n/an/a 1950Div Three (N)CREWE ALEXANDRA (H)L0-2