On This Day

August 14th
1991
Big move for Pools star
Joe Allon got the personal reward for his achievements in the 1990/91 promotion season when first division Chelsea paid a six figure sum for his services. Despite a debut goal, Allon never established himself at Chelsea and left after a year at Stamford Bridge. He played for Port Vale and Brentford before rejoining Pools
YearEvent 
2014Andy Rafferty released. Contract terminated by mutual consent 
2010Fabian Yantorno made his competitive first team debut in a League One match against Swindon Town[view]
2007Jan Budtz made his competitive first team debut in a Carling Cup match against Scunthorpe United[view]
1999Kevin Henderson made his first team debut in a Div Three match against Halifax Town[view]
1994Jideofo Maduako was born in London 
1993Tim Carter made his first team debut in a Div Two match against Fulham[view]
1993Colin West made his first team debut in a Div Two match against Fulham[view]
1991Joe Allon transferred to Chelsea 
1988Paul Ogden signed. Three month contract 
1988Paddy Atkinson signed. Three month contract 
1976Bobby Scott made his first team debut in a League Cup match against Huddersfield Town[view]
1976Jon O'Donnell made his first team debut in a League Cup match against Huddersfield Town[view]
1971Neil Warnock made his first team debut in a Div Four match against Reading[view]
1971George Potter made his first team debut in a Div Four match against Reading[view]
1971Eric Welsh made his first team debut in a Div Four match against Reading[view]
1971Ken Ellis made his first team debut in a Div Four match against Reading[view]
1971Mick Gadsby made his first team debut in a Div Four match against Reading[view]
1942Gordon Lithgo was born in Hartlepool 
YearCompetitionTeam  Scorers
1n/an/a 2010League OneSWINDON TOWN (H)D2-2Boyd, Sweeney
4#000000#3CB371 2007Carling CupScunthorpe United (A)W2-1Foley 2
1n/an/a 1999Div ThreeHALIFAX TOWN (H)L0-2 
1n/an/a 1993Div TwoFULHAM (H)L0-1 
7#000000#DA70D6 1982League TrophyHULL CITY (H)L1-2Lawrence
4#000000#3CB371 1979League CupCHESTERFIELD (H)W2-1Goldthorpe(p), Lawrence
4#000000#3CB371 1976League CupHuddersfield Town (A)L0-2 
1n/an/a 1971Div FourREADING (H)W3-1Ellis 2(2p), Young
4#000000#3CB371 1968League CupBradford City (A)L2-3McGovern 2