On This Day

May 9th
2007
Rebuilding process begins
Mark Tinkler, Darrell Clarke and Eifion Williams were the biggest names on the released list as Danny Wilson took steps to free up places in the squad following promotion. The experienced trio had played in excess of 600 games between them. John Brackstone, Darren Williams and Michael Proctor were among others let go on a busy day.
YearEvent 
2013Micky Barron left post as Assistant manager. Dismissed 
2013John Hughes left post as Manager. Dismissed 
2011Sam Collins signed new contract 
2008Tom Haigh released 
2008Michael Rae released 
2008Martin Young contract extended. Option taken up 
2008Matty Tymon signed pro contract 
2008Michael Mackay contract extended. Option taken up 
2008Robbie Elliott released 
2008Scott Allison released 
2008Michael Nelson contract extended. Option taken up 
2008Matty Robson contract extended. Option taken up 
2008David Foley offered new contract 
2008Joel Porter contract extended. Option taken up 
2008Stephen Turnbull released 
2008James Brown contract extended. Option taken up 
2008Willie Boland contract extended. Option taken up 
2008Gary Liddle contract extended. Option taken up 
2008Ali Gibb released 
2008Andy Monkhouse contract extended. Option taken up 
2007Lee Bullock contract extended. Option taken up 
2007Michael Proctor released 
2007Darren Williams released 
2007Carl Jones released 
2007Phil Turnbull released 
2007Tony Davison released 
2007Ben Clark contract extended. Option taken up 
2007Dimi Konstantopoulos offered new contract 
2007Jim Provett offered new contract 
2007John Brackstone released 
2007David Foley contract extended. Option taken up 
2007Micky Barron offered new contract 
2007Mark Tinkler released 
2007Ritchie Humphreys contract extended. Option taken up 
2007Darrell Clarke released 
2007Antony Sweeney contract extended. Option taken up 
2007Eifion Williams released 
2007Craig Hignett released 
2007Michael Rae contract extended. Option taken up 
2003Jermaine Easter signed new contract 
2002Gordon Watson signed new contract. One year 
2001Brian Ross signed pro contract. 2 years 
1996Glen Davies transferred to Pools from Burnley 
1996Damian Henderson released 
1996Peter Billing released 
1996Tony Canham released 
1996Steven Jones released 
1995Antony Skedd released 
1995Scott Sloan released 
1995Paul Thompson released 
1995Mitch Cook released. Took up post as player/coach of Guisley 
1995Chris Homer signed pro contract 
1995Neil Maughan signed pro contract 
1987Shaun Ross was born in Hartlepool 
1987David McLean made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Wolverhampton Wanderers[view]
1987Eddie Blackburn made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Wolverhampton Wanderers[view]
1982Chris Shuker was born in Liverpool 
1971Don Hutchison was born in Gateshead 
1966Hughie Hamilton made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Barrow[view]
1966Willie McPheat made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Barrow[view]
1965Paul Byron was born in Preston 
1927Stewart MacCallum was born in Bearsden 
1924Ken Wilkinson was born in Gateshead 
1908Joe Mantle was born in Hetton-le-Hole 
YearCompetitionTeam  Scorers
1n/an/a 1987Div FourWolverhampton Wanderers (A)L1-4K Dixon
1n/an/a 1966Div FourBARROW (H)W3-0Ashworth, Wright, Mulvaney