On This Day

May 5th
2012
Blue Army!
Pools taken on newly-crowned League One champions Charlton Athletic watched by a travelling army of smurfs. Gary Liddle scored in a 3-2 defeat, the midfielder's final appearance for the club before joining Notts County in the summer.
YearEvent 
2016Scott Fenwick released 
2016Scott Harrison released 
2016Harry Worley released 
2016Matthew Bates contract extended. Option taken up 
2016Jake Carroll contract extended. Option taken up 
2016Carl Magnay contract extended. Option taken up 
2016Kieran Green contract extended. Option taken up 
2016Rhys Oates contract extended. Option taken up 
2016Billy Paynter contract extended. Option taken up 
2016Jordan Richards contract extended. Option taken up 
2016Connor Smith contract extended. Option taken up 
2016Brad Walker contract extended. Option taken up 
2014Jack Barmby returned to Manchester United after loan spell 
2012Gary Liddle made his final first team appearance in a League One match against Charlton Athletic[view]
2007Michael Mackay made his first team debut in a League Two match against Bristol Rovers[view]
2007Eifion Williams made his final first team appearance in a League Two match against Bristol Rovers[view]
2007Darren Williams made his final first team appearance in a League Two match against Bristol Rovers[view]
2007Dimi Konstantopoulos made his final first team appearance in a League Two match against Bristol Rovers[view]
1990Paul Atkinson made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Wrexham[view]
1990Barry Siddall made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Wrexham[view]
1989Paul Dalton transferred to Pools from Manchester United 
1984John Linacre made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Stockport County[view]
1971Shane Reddish was born in Bolsover 
1969Brian Drysdale made his final first team appearance in a Div Three match against Crewe Alexandra[view]
1960Jim Peek made his final first team appearance in a Friendly match against Watty Moore XI[view]
1960Joe Scott made his final first team appearance in a Friendly match against Watty Moore XI[view]
1960Jackie Smith made his final first team appearance in a Friendly match against Watty Moore XI[view]
1960Alan Melville made his first team debut in a Friendly match against Watty Moore XI[view]
1960Frank McKenna made his final first team appearance in a Friendly match against Watty Moore XI[view]
1951Tommy Derbyshire made his only first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Stockport County[view]
1951Joe McKeown made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Stockport County[view]
1938Charlie Atkinson was born in Haswell 
1934Ralph Pedwell made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Walsall[view]
1934Steve Bowron made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Walsall[view]
1934Billy Thayne made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Walsall[view]
1934Harry Proctor made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Walsall[view]
1928Harry Harrison made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Stockport County[view]
1928Cud Robson made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Stockport County[view]
1928Alf Young made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Stockport County[view]
1928Billy Robinson made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Stockport County[view]
1928George W Richardson made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Stockport County[view]
1928Dicky Boland made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Stockport County[view]
1923Tom Yews made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Grimsby Town[view]
1923Lowe Braidford made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Grimsby Town[view]
1923Walker Hampson made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Grimsby Town[view]
1923Jimmy Anderson made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Grimsby Town[view]
1923George Rowe made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Grimsby Town[view]
1923Jimmy Longmore made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Grimsby Town[view]
1922Fred Priest died in Hartlepool 
1903Steve Bowron was born in Ferryhill 
YearCompetitionTeam  Scorers
1n/an/a 2012League OneCharlton Athletic (A)L2-3Hartley, Liddle
1n/an/a 2007League TwoBRISTOL ROVERS (H)L1-2Porter
1n/an/a 2001Div ThreeCARDIFF CITY (H)W3-1Midgley, Lormor, Miller
1n/an/a 1990Div FourWrexham (A)W2-1Allon, Olsson
1n/an/a 1984Div FourSTOCKPORT COUNTY (H)L1-2P Linacre
1n/an/a 1982Div FourMANSFIELD TOWN (H)W3-0Newton, Staff, J Linacre
1n/an/a 1979Div FourHUDDERSFIELD TOWN (H)W2-0Norton 2
1n/an/a 1969Div ThreeCREWE ALEXANDRA (H)D0-0 
0#000000#CCCCCC 1960FriendlyWATTY MOORE XI (H)L3-7Wilkinson(p), Dunn 2
1n/an/a 1951Div Three (N)Stockport County (A)L0-2 
1n/an/a 1934Div Three (N)Walsall (A)L0-5 
1n/an/a 1928Div Three (N)Stockport County (A)D2-2Robinson, Robson
1n/an/a 1923Div Three (N)Grimsby Town (A)L0-1