On This Day

January 23rd
1926
Pools rout hapless Saddlers
Hartlepools United chalked up one of the biggest victories of their history with an outstanding 9-3 win against Walsall. Fans' favourite Cecil Hardy scored a hat-trick with younger brother Syd chipping in with two of his own.
YearEvent 
2016Ellis Harrison made his final first team appearance in a League Two match against Cambridge United[view]
2014Jack Barmby joined Pools on loan from Manchester United. One month 
2014Luke Williams joined Pools on loan from Middlesbrough. One month 
2008Antony Sweeney placed on transfer list 
2008Lee Bullock placed on transfer list 
2008Ali Gibb placed on transfer list 
2008Ian Moore placed on transfer list 
2004Anthony Williams joined Stockport County on loan. One month 
1999Stephen Hutt made his final first team appearance in a Div Three match against Hull City[view]
1995Ian McGuckin signed new contract. 18 months 
1994Tim Carter transferred to Millwall 
1993Callum Hassan was born in Southwark 
1992Billy Blackford was born in Hartlepool 
1988Alan Power was born in Dublin 
1985Matty Robson was born in Durham 
1953Terry Cochrane was born in Killyleagh 
1947Allen Bradbury was born in Barnsley 
1936Joseph Murray made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Barrow[view]
1906Jimmy Deacon was born in Glasgow 
YearCompetitionTeam  Scorers
1n/an/a 2016League TwoCambridge United (A)D1-1Gray
1n/an/a 2010League OneBristol Rovers (A)L0-2 
1n/an/a 1999Div ThreeHull City (A)L0-4 
2#000000#6495ED 1993FA CupSheffield United (A)L0-1 
7#000000#DA70D6 1985Freight Rover TrophyLINCOLN CITY (H)W2-1Waddle, Brown
1n/an/a 1982Div FourColchester United (A)D3-3Houchen 2(1p), Bird
1n/an/a 1971Div FourScunthorpe United (A)L1-2Sharkey
1n/an/a 1965Div FourTRANMERE ROVERS (H)W2-0Fogarty, Thompson
1n/an/a 1960Div FourCRYSTAL PALACE (H)L0-1 
1n/an/a 1954Div Three (N)Bradford Park Avenue (A)L0-5 
1n/an/a 1937Div Three (N)Mansfield Town (A)L2-8Proctor(p), Wigham
1n/an/a 1936Div Three (N)Barrow (A)D1-1Robertson
3#000000#DA70D6 1935Division Three (North) CupDARLINGTON (H)W3-1Hird, Lindsay 2
1n/an/a 1932Div Three (N)Darlington (A)L3-6Lumley, Wigham, Brown(p)
1n/an/a 1926Div Three (N)WALSALL (H)W9-3C Hardy 3, Best, Wensley, S Hardy 2, Carr 2
9n/an/a 1915NE LeagueSHILDON ATHLETIC (H)D1-1Strugnell