On This Day

April 25th
2009
Farewell to Joel
Joel Porter receives the award for Player of the Year before his final Pools appearance against Leeds United at the Vic. Porter had wished to leave a year earlier but stayed to enjoy an outstanding farewell season. His 18 league goals played a large part in preserving the club's League One status.
YearEvent 
2015Jack Compton made his final first team appearance in a League Two match against Exeter City[view]
2015Tommy Miller made his final first team appearance in a League Two match against Exeter City[view]
2011Michael Mackay made his final first team appearance in a League One match against Southampton[view]
2009Joel Porter made his final first team appearance in a League One match against Leeds United[view]
2008Joe Tait signed pro contract 
1998Glen Davies made his final first team appearance in a Div Three match against Cardiff City[view]
1996Brad Walker was born in Billingham 
1993Jordan Richards was born in Sunderland 
1978Alan Foggon made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Huddersfield Town[view]
1978Terry Gaffney made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Huddersfield Town[view]
1967Paul Dalton was born in Middlesbrough 
1964Derek McLean made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Newport County[view]
1964Ray Bilcliff made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Newport County[view]
1964Jackie Hinchliffe made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Newport County[view]
1964Andy Fraser made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Newport County[view]
1955George Taylor made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Accrington Stanley[view]
1952Derek Hampton was born in Saltburn 
1951Dick Ballantyne made his first team debut in a Div Three (N) match against Accrington Stanley[view]
1951Doug Morris made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Accrington Stanley[view]
1950Rob Smith was born in Hull 
1936Andy Aitken made his only first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Stockport County[view]
1914 Brown made his first team debut in a NE League match against Houghton Rovers[view]
1914Robert Walker made his final first team appearance in a NE League match against Houghton Rovers[view]
YearCompetitionTeam  Scorers
1n/an/a 2015League TwoEXETER CITY (H)W2-1Fenwick, Hugill
1n/an/a 2011League OneSouthampton (A)L0-2 
1n/an/a 2009League OneLEEDS UNITED (H)L0-1 
1n/an/a 1998Div ThreeCARDIFF CITY (H)W2-0Midgley, Ingram(p)
1n/an/a 1981Div FourPeterborough United (A)D1-1Lawrence
1n/an/a 1978Div FourHUDDERSFIELD TOWN (H)W3-2Ayre 2, Larkin
1n/an/a 1964Div FourNewport County (A)L1-2Bradley
1n/an/a 1963Div FourCrewe Alexandra (A)L1-4Edgar
1n/an/a 1959Div FourExeter City (A)L0-3 
1n/an/a 1955Div Three (N)ACCRINGTON STANLEY (H)L1-3Luke
1n/an/a 1953Div Three (N)Chesterfield (A)L0-2 
1n/an/a 1951Div Three (N)Accrington Stanley (A)L0-2 
1n/an/a 1936Div Three (N)Stockport County (A)L1-2Thompson
1n/an/a 1931Div Three (N)Rochdale (A)W2-1Simmons, Thompson
1n/an/a 1925Div Three (N)CREWE ALEXANDRA (H)W2-0C Hardy, B Smith
9n/an/a 1914NE LeagueHoughton Rovers (A)L2-4Brown, Manners
16#000000#33FFCC 1910West Hartlepool CC MedalWINGATE ALBION (H)W4-2Fletcher, T Hegarty(p), Thompson 2