On This Day

June 1st
1947
Pools sign overseas striker
Australian-born forward Peter Baines made the move to the Victoria Ground on this day in 1947. Baines had guested for several clubs, including Pools, during the war before spells at Wrexham and Crewe. His time at Pools was brief; he played just nine times, scoring once, before moving on to New Brighton
YearEvent 
2015Carl Magnay signed. Was out of contract at Grimsby Town 
2007Martin Young signed pro contract 
1997Isaac Assenso was born in Leeds 
1947Peter Baines transferred to Pools from Crewe Alexandra 
1914Gordon Dreyer was born in Whitburn 
1907Ernie Curtis was born in Cardiff 
1899Jackie Stephenson was born in Ryton-on-Tyne 
YearCompetitionTeam  Scorers
0#000000#CCCCCC 1909FriendlyBremen (A)W4-2