On This Day

April 17th
1993
Coupon Busters!
Martin Hodge dives to keep out Mark Stein's 43rd minute spot kick as Pools make a desperate defence of Lennie Johnrose's early strike at Stoke. Viv Busby's battlers managed to keep out the champions elect for the whole match, with Hodge in particular having an outstanding game.
YearEvent 
2017Louis Rooney made his final first team appearance in a League Two match against Leyton Orient[view]
2006Chris Llewellyn made his final first team appearance in a League One match against Milton Keynes Dons[view]
1982Martin Burleigh made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Bournemouth[view]
1976John Hope made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Northampton Town[view]
1973Paul Thompson was born in Newcastle-upon-Tyne 
1971Tony Bircumshaw made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Exeter City[view]
1964John Brown made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Chesterfield[view]
1964Gordon Lithgo made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Chesterfield[view]
1954Peter MacGregor made his first team debut in a Div Three (N) match against Bradford City[view]
1937Sam Graham made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against New Brighton[view]
1933Bobby Dixon made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Rotherham United[view]
1926Tommy Henderson made his only first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Crewe Alexandra[view]
YearCompetitionTeam  Scorers
21n/an/a 2018Vanarama National LeagueLEYTON ORIENT (H)W1-0Laing
1n/an/a 2017League TwoLeyton Orient (A)L1-2Oates
1n/an/a 2010League OneCOLCHESTER UNITED (H)W3-1Brown, O'Donovan 2(1p)
1n/an/a 2006League OneMilton Keynes Dons (A)L1-2Proctor
1n/an/a 2004Div TwoNOTTS COUNTY (H)W4-0Humphreys, Boyd 2, Robertson
1n/an/a 1999Div ThreeSCARBOROUGH (H)W3-0Freestone 2(1p), Baker
1n/an/a 1995Div ThreeCarlisle United (A)W1-0Houchen
1n/an/a 1993Div TwoStoke City (A)W1-0Johnrose
1n/an/a 1987Div FourSCUNTHORPE UNITED (H)L0-2 
1n/an/a 1982Div FourBournemouth (A)L1-5Hogan
1n/an/a 1981Div FourDARLINGTON (H)W2-0Howard, Linacre
1n/an/a 1976Div FourNorthampton Town (A)L2-5Moore, Johnson (p)
1n/an/a 1971Div FourEXETER CITY (H)W3-0Wright 2, Veart
1n/an/a 1965Div FourSouthport (A)D1-1Thompson
1n/an/a 1964Div FourCHESTERFIELD (H)W1-0Hamilton
1n/an/a 1954Div Three (N)Bradford City (A)D1-1Richardson
1n/an/a 1951Div Three (N)Tranmere Rovers (A)L0-1 
1n/an/a 1948Div Three (N)New Brighton (A)W2-1Richardson, Hooper (p)
1n/an/a 1937Div Three (N)New Brighton (A)L0-4 
1n/an/a 1933Div Three (N)Rotherham United (A)D1-1Thayne
1n/an/a 1926Div Three (N)CREWE ALEXANDRA (H)D0-0 
9n/an/a 1920NE LeagueSOUTH SHIELDS Reserves (H)W4-2Hewitt 2, Short, Crilly (p)
9n/an/a 1915NE LeagueNORTH SHIELDS ATHLETIC (H)W2-1McDougall, Johnson
9n/an/a 1911NE LeagueSouth Shields (A)L0-1 
9n/an/a 1909NE LeagueSeaham White Star (A)W5-2Seal, Edgley, Fletcher 3