On This Day

May 29th
2005
So close, yet so far...
Pools fans gather in Cardiff ahead of the playoff final against Sheffield Wednesday. In the match that followed, goals from Eifion Williams and Jon Daly came so close to winning promotion before a late equaliser, and Chris Westwood's dismissal, turned the match in Wednesday's favour.
YearEvent 
2010Callum Martin signed pro contract 
2009Gary Liddle signed new contract 
2007Micky Barron signed new contract 
2005Chris Westwood made his final first team appearance in a League Playoffs match against Sheffield Wednesday[view]
1992Adam McHugh was born in Bishop Auckland 
1948Ken Ellis was born in Sunderland 
1909Billy Richardson was born in Framwellgate Moor 
YearCompetitionTeam  Scorers
8#000000#FFE4C4 2005League PlayoffsSheffield Wednesday (N)L2-4Williams, Daly