On This Day

January 7th
Battling Pools fall short
Leading scorer Kenny Johnson goes close against Chelsea. Pools produced an excellent performance against the league champions in front of a packed Vic, but were beaten by a single own goal from captain Watty Moore.
2019Andrew Davies released. Contract terminated by mutual consent 
2017Sean Kavanagh made his first team debut in a League Two match against Grimsby Town[view]
2016Lewis Hawkins returned to Pools from loan spell at Spennymoor United 
2016Ebby Nelson-Addy returned to Pools from loan spell at Worcester City 
2016Kal Naismith returned to Portsmouth after loan spell 
1994Josh Rowbotham was born in Stockton-on-Tees 
1994Matt Gould was born in Warwick 
1992Anthony Smith made his first team debut in a Autoglass Trophy match against Hull City[view]
1987Stephen Turnbull was born in South Shields 
1987Phil Turnbull was born in South Shields 
1987Ben Starosta was born in Sheffield 
1981Armann Bjornsson was born in Höfn í Hornafirði 
1972Ron Hillyard made his first team debut in a Div Four match against Southend United[view]
1968Martin Scott was born in Sheffield 
1906Harry Race was born in Evenwood 
1903John Duthie was born in Fraserburgh 
YearCompetitionTeam  Scorers
21n/an/a 2020Vanarama National LeagueEASTLEIGH (H)W2-1Holohan, Shelton
1n/an/a 2017League TwoGRIMSBY TOWN (H)L0-1 
1n/an/a 2012League OneROCHDALE (H)W2-0Brown, James
1n/an/a 2006League OneYeovil Town (A)L0-2 
7#000000#DA70D6 1992Autoglass TrophyHULL CITY (H)W2-0Dalton, Baker
2#000000#6495ED 1989FA CupBRISTOL CITY (H)W1-0Baker(p)
1n/an/a 1984Div FourAldershot (A)L1-2Staff
2#000000#6495ED 1978FA CupCRYSTAL PALACE (H)W2-1Newton 2
1n/an/a 1972Div FourSouthend United (A)L1-3Young
1n/an/a 1961Div FourOldham Athletic (A)L1-2Johnson
2#000000#6495ED 1956FA CupCHELSEA (H)L0-1 
1n/an/a 1939Div Three (N)Oldham Athletic (A)L2-4Price, Robbins
1n/an/a 1933Div Three (N)Wrexham (A)L1-8Wigham
1n/an/a 1928Div Three (N)Doncaster Rovers (A)D1-1Boland
9n/an/a 1911NE LeagueSeaham Harbour (A)W4-1Fletcher 2, Featherstone, Bainbridge