On This Day

March 16th
1979
Pools snap up winger
Former Lincoln favourite Alan Harding arrived at the Vic in March 1979 having had earlier spells with Spennymoor and Darlington. He featured regularly during a difficult 1979/80 season, but was a peripheral figure in an improving Pools side during the rest of his time at the club.
YearEvent 
2012Paul Johnson joined Darlington on loan. Until end of season 
1998Jordan Jewson was born 
1990Paul Atkinson joined Pools on loan from Port Vale 
1979Alan Harding transferred to Pools from Lincoln City 
1973Jim McGeough made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Newport County[view]
1970Des McPartland made his first team debut in a Div Four match against Exeter City[view]
YearCompetitionTeam  Scorers
1n/an/a 2013League OneCoventry City (A)L0-1 
1n/an/a 2004Div TwoSTOCKPORT COUNTY (H)D2-2E Williams, Porter
1n/an/a 2002Div ThreeRochdale (A)D0-0 
1n/an/a 1991Div FourBLACKPOOL (H)L1-2McKinnon
1n/an/a 1985Div FourHereford United (A)L1-2Hedley(p)
1n/an/a 1982Div FourCrewe Alexandra (A)W2-1Houchen, Hogan
1n/an/a 1981Div FourMansfield Town (A)W1-0Harding
1n/an/a 1973Div FourNEWPORT COUNTY (H)W1-0B Smith(p)
1n/an/a 1970Div FourEXETER CITY (H)W2-0Robson 2
1n/an/a 1965Div FourHalifax Town (A)L1-2Thompson
1n/an/a 1963Div FourWORKINGTON (H)D2-2Johnson, Folland
1n/an/a 1957Div Three (N)Halifax Town (A)L0-2 
1n/an/a 1935Div Three (N)BARROW (H)W5-2Hird(p), Bonass 3, Wigham
1n/an/a 1929Div Three (N)Doncaster Rovers (A)L1-4T Mordue
9n/an/a 1921NE LeagueSunderland Reserves (A)L1-2Bratt