On This Day

April 3rd
2004
Back in favour
Recalled to the side following his loan spell at Boston, Adam Boyd takes on Brighton at the Withdean. The 2-0 defeat was a setback for Neale Cooper's men, but five wins from the last seven games (with nine goals from the resurgent Boyd) helped secure a place in the Division Two playoffs.
YearEvent 
1999Stuart Brightwell made his final first team appearance in a Div Three match against Brentford[view]
1988Peter Hartley was born in Hartlepool 
1985Graeme Hedley made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Stockport County[view]
1976Dave Smith made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Bournemouth[view]
1951David Atkinson was born in Hull 
1931Tucker Mordue made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Darlington[view]
1925John Ollerenshaw was born in Stockport 
1915 Johnson made his first team debut in a NE League match against North Shields[view]
YearCompetitionTeam  Scorers
1n/an/a 2015League TwoNewport County (A)D2-2Hugill
1n/an/a 2010League OneLeyton Orient (A)W3-1Liddle 2, O'Donovan
1n/an/a 2004Div TwoBrighton and Hove Albion (A)L0-2 
1n/an/a 1999Div ThreeBRENTFORD (H)L0-1 
1n/an/a 1993Div TwoBurnley (A)L0-3 
1n/an/a 1985Div FourSTOCKPORT COUNTY (H)W5-1Borthwick, Dixon(p), Dobson 2, Brown
1n/an/a 1982Div FourNorthampton Town (A)L1-2Bird
1n/an/a 1981Div FourCrewe Alexandra (A)L0-2 
1n/an/a 1979Div FourWIGAN ATHLETIC (H)D1-1Houchen
1n/an/a 1976Div FourBournemouth (A)L2-4Endean, Johnson
1n/an/a 1974Div FourTorquay United (A)W2-0Moore 2
1n/an/a 1972Div FourBarrow (A)L0-2 
1n/an/a 1971Div FourGRIMSBY TOWN (H)D2-2Young, Green
0#000000#CCCCCC 1967FriendlyHEART OF MIDLOTHIAN (H)D1-1Livingstone
1n/an/a 1965Div FourAldershot (A)L0-3 
1n/an/a 1954Div Three (N)Mansfield Town (A)L0-1 
1n/an/a 1953Div Three (N)ROCHDALE (H)W2-1Harden, Newton
1n/an/a 1948Div Three (N)Halifax Town (A)D0-0 
1n/an/a 1937Div Three (N)Gateshead (A)D2-2J Scott, Robertson
1n/an/a 1931Div Three (N)DARLINGTON (H)D1-1Simmons
1n/an/a 1926Div Three (N)SOUTHPORT (H)W5-0Wensley, Butler, Robinson, Richardson, C Hardy
9n/an/a 1920NE LeagueSpennymoor United (A)D1-1Toward
9n/an/a 1915NE LeagueNorth Shields Athletic (A)L0-1 
9n/an/a 1909NE LeagueSunderland Royal Rovers (A)W1-0F Tweddle