On This Day

May 3rd
2003
A bittersweet promotion
Mike Newell can't hide his disappointment as the players collect their silver medals at Rushden. A victory would have given already-promoted Pools the title, but a 1-1 draw meant that Rushden and Diamonds were champions instead. It would prove to be Newell's last match as Pools manager.
YearEvent 
2016Nicky Featherstone signed new contract 
2014Connor Smith made his first team debut in a League Two match against Exeter City[view]
2014James Poole made his final first team appearance in a League Two match against Exeter City[view]
2014Connor Oliver made his final first team appearance in a League Two match against Exeter City[view]
2003Gordon Watson made his final first team appearance in a Div Three match against Rushden & Diamonds[view]
2003Paul Smith made his final first team appearance in a Div Three match against Rushden & Diamonds[view]
1997Paul O'Connor made his final first team appearance in a Div Three match against Swansea City[view]
1997Mark Proctor made his final first team appearance in a Div Three match against Swansea City[view]
1997David Clegg made his final first team appearance in a Div Three match against Swansea City[view]
1980Steve Brooks made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Huddersfield Town[view]
1976Stephen Halliday was born in Sunderland 
1956Berry Brown made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Accrington Stanley[view]
1924George Keenlyside made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Southport[view]
1924Jack Common made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Southport[view]
1924Tommy Mitchell made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Southport[view]
1924Jimmy Chesser made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Southport[view]
1924Jack Bell made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Southport[view]
1924Harry Morris made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Southport[view]
YearCompetitionTeam  Scorers
1n/an/a 2014League TwoEXETER CITY (H)L0-2 
1n/an/a 2008League OneWalsall (A)D2-2Mackay, Brown
1n/an/a 2003Div ThreeRushden & Diamonds (A)D1-1Westwood
1n/an/a 1997Div ThreeSwansea City (A)D2-2Howard 2
1n/an/a 1980Div FourHuddersfield Town (A)L1-2Linacre
1n/an/a 1956Div Three (N)ACCRINGTON STANLEY (H)D0-0 
1n/an/a 1930Div Three (N)Rotherham United (A)W4-0Pedwell 2, Thompson, J Mordue
1n/an/a 1924Div Three (N)Southport (A)D2-2Keenlyside, Cook