On This Day

August 27th
1988
A winning start
An airborne Tony Smith clears the danger against Lincoln, watched by Paul Haigh and Wayne Stokes. Pools won this game, the opening match of the 1988/89 campaign, thanks to a 44th minute strike from midfielder Andy Toman.
YearEvent 
1995Darren McKnight was born 
1994Luke Hendrie was born in Leeds 
1994Matty Hyson made his first team debut in a Div Three match against Bury[view]
1993Darren Holden was born in Krugersdorp 
1988Dave McKellar made his first team debut in a Div Four match against Lincoln City[view]
1985Lewis Guy was born in Penrith 
1983Alan Waddle made his first team debut in a Div Four match against Peterborough United[view]
1983Mick Whitfield made his first team debut in a Div Four match against Peterborough United[view]
1983Mick Buckley made his first team debut in a Div Four match against Peterborough United[view]
1983Harry Wilson made his first team debut in a Div Four match against Peterborough United[view]
1977Stuart Elliott was born in Hendon 
1960Bill Clydesdale made his first team debut in a Div Four match against Darlington[view]
1947Bobby Simpson made his first team debut in a Div Three (N) match against Tranmere Rovers[view]
1947Fred Jarrie made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Tranmere Rovers[view]
1938Joe Musgrave made his first team debut in a Div Three (N) match against Carlisle United[view]
1938Harry Johnson made his first team debut in a Div Three (N) match against Carlisle United[view]
1938Paddy Robbins made his first team debut in a Div Three (N) match against Carlisle United[view]
1938Jim Wright made his first team debut in a Div Three (N) match against Carlisle United[view]
1938Robert Don made his first team debut in a Div Three (N) match against Carlisle United[view]
1938Jack Price made his first team debut in a Div Three (N) match against Carlisle United[view]
1938Jack Wallace made his first team debut in a Div Three (N) match against Carlisle United[view]
1938Bob Love made his first team debut in a Div Three (N) match against Carlisle United[view]
1932Harry Proctor made his first team debut in a Div Three (N) match against Tranmere Rovers[view]
1927George EH Richardson made his first team debut in a Div Three (N) match against Wigan Borough[view]
1927Billy Poyntz made his first team debut in a Div Three (N) match against Wigan Borough[view]
1921Tot Hopkins made his first team debut in a Div Three (N) match against Wrexham[view]
1921Peter Robertson made his first team debut in a Div Three (N) match against Wrexham[view]
1921Bob Donald made his first team debut in a Div Three (N) match against Wrexham[view]
YearCompetitionTeam  Scorers
1n/an/a 2016League TwoNEWPORT COUNTY (H)D2-2Featherstone, Amond
1n/an/a 2011League OneRochdale (A)W3-1Boyd, Poole 2
1n/an/a 2005League OneHuddersfield Town (A)L1-2Boyd
1n/an/a 2001Div ThreeLeyton Orient (A)L0-2 
1n/an/a 1996Div ThreeMANSFIELD TOWN (H)D2-2Cooper, Ingram
1n/an/a 1994Div ThreeBury (A)L0-2 
4#000000#3CB371 1991Rumbelows CupBury (A)D2-2Gabbiadini, Fletcher
1n/an/a 1988Div FourLincoln City (A)W1-0Toman
1n/an/a 1983Div FourPeterborough United (A)L1-3M Robinson
1n/an/a 1977Div FourSouthport (A)D1-1Goad
1n/an/a 1966Div FourWREXHAM (H)W2-1Livingstone, Phythian
1n/an/a 1962Div FourSOUTHPORT (H)W4-0Bircham 2, McLean 2
1n/an/a 1960Div FourDARLINGTON (H)W5-0Clark, Anderson 2(2p), Folland, Johnson
1n/an/a 1956Div Three (N)WREXHAM (H)W2-1McGuigan, Johnson
1n/an/a 1955Div Three (N)Stockport County (A)L0-4 
1n/an/a 1949Div Three (N)ROCHDALE (H)L1-2Owens
1n/an/a 1947Div Three (N)TRANMERE ROVERS (H)D1-1Isaac
1n/an/a 1938Div Three (N)Carlisle United (A)L0-2 
1n/an/a 1932Div Three (N)Tranmere Rovers (A)D3-3Hewitt, Proctor 2
1n/an/a 1927Div Three (N)Wigan Borough (A)W2-0Dobell, B Mordue
1n/an/a 1921Div Three (N)Wrexham (A)W2-0Mulholland, Lister