On This Day

April 8th
1995
The end of a great career
The game at Craven Cottage saw the last league appearance of David McCreery after a career that had spanned 20 years. McCreery had rejoined the club in the previous summer as player/manager. He remained in charge of the first team for another ten days before his contract was terminated by mutual consent.
YearEvent 
1996Darren Slater made his only first team appearance in a Div Three match against Wigan Athletic[view]
1996Jamie Allinson made his final first team appearance in a Div Three match against Wigan Athletic[view]
1995David McCreery made his final first team appearance in a Div Three match against Fulham[view]
1995Chris Homer made his first team debut in a Div Three match against Fulham[view]
1990Jonathan Franks was born in Stockton-on-Tees 
1980Martin Fowler made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Doncaster Rovers[view]
1963Bob Miller made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Chesterfield[view]
1939Joe Musgrave made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Halifax Town[view]
1939Jack Diamond made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Halifax Town[view]
YearCompetitionTeam  Scorers
1n/an/a 2017League TwoMorecambe (A)D1-1Amond
1n/an/a 2006League OneSwindon Town (A)D1-1Humphreys
1n/an/a 2000Div ThreeRochdale (A)L0-2 
1n/an/a 1996Div ThreeWIGAN ATHLETIC (H)L1-2Canham
1n/an/a 1995Div ThreeFulham (A)L0-1 
1n/an/a 1989Div FourCOLCHESTER UNITED (H)W2-1Tinkler, Baker
1n/an/a 1985Div FourBury (A)L0-1 
1n/an/a 1980Div FourDONCASTER ROVERS (H)L1-2Houchen
1n/an/a 1978Div FourSTOCKPORT COUNTY (H)W2-0Gibb, Ayre
1n/an/a 1977Div FourDarlington (A)L1-3Poskett
1n/an/a 1972Div FourLINCOLN CITY (H)W2-1Potter, Young
1n/an/a 1967Div FourSouthport (A)L1-3Broadbent
1n/an/a 1966Div FourSTOCKPORT COUNTY (H)W2-1Phythian, Mulvaney
1n/an/a 1963Div FourCHESTERFIELD (H)D1-1Hinchliffe(p)
1n/an/a 1961Div FourAldershot (A)L0-4 
1n/an/a 1955Div Three (N)Chesterfield (A)L0-3 
1n/an/a 1950Div Three (N)Lincoln City (A)L0-6 
1n/an/a 1939Div Three (N)Halifax Town (A)L0-2 
3#000000#DA70D6 1935Division Three (North) CupStockport County (A)L2-6Bonass, Lindsay
1n/an/a 1933Div Three (N)York City (A)D1-1Hewitt
1n/an/a 1922Div Three (N)Lincoln City (A)D1-1Parkinson
9n/an/a 1912NE LeagueDarlington (A)W2-0Stokoe, Griffin
9n/an/a 1911NE LeagueHebburn Argyle (A)L2-4Griffin, Fletcher