On This Day

September 15th
1994
A few years too late?
Hartlepool-born striker finally signed for his hometown club aged 37 after a career that had seen him score well over 150 league goals, mainly for Darlington and Bristol City. His time at the Vic was far less memorable. He played just eight times with his one goal coming on his debut against Gillingham
YearEvent 
2001Gordon Simms made his competitive first team debut in a Div Three match against Southend United[view]
1998Mike Beattie joined Pools on trial from Cove Rangers. Had scored 140 in four seasons with Cove 
1994Dave Burgess joined Pools on loan from Carlisle United 
1994Alan Walsh signed 
1991Callum Martin was born in Middlesbrough 
1989Paul Ogden made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Stockport County[view]
1989Wayne Entwistle made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Stockport County[view]
1979Wayne Goldthorpe made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Walsall[view]
1972Bryan Conlon transferred to Pools from Cambridge United 
1969Bill Green made his competitive first team debut in a Div Four match against Newport County[view]
1964Gary Wright was born in Sunderland 
1958Chris Turner was born in Sheffield 
1953Tommy Wilkinson made his first team debut in a Div Three (N) match against Southport[view]
1951George Morrison made his first team debut in a Div Three (N) match against York City[view]
1934George Patterson was born in Sunderland 
1928Jimmy Rivers made his first team debut in a Div Three (N) match against Wigan Borough[view]
1923Billy Walsh made his first team debut in a Div Three (N) match against Darlington[view]
1923John Storey made his first team debut in a Div Three (N) match against Darlington[view]
1915Bobby Simpson was born in Bishop Auckland 
YearCompetitionTeam  Scorers
1n/an/a 2012League OneBournemouth (A)D1-1Walton(p)
1n/an/a 2007League OneSWINDON TOWN (H)D1-1Porter
1n/an/a 2001Div ThreeSouthend United (A)D0-0 
1n/an/a 1992Div TwoLEYTON ORIENT (H)L0-2 
1n/an/a 1989Div FourStockport County (A)L0-6 
1n/an/a 1984Div FourROCHDALE (H)L0-2 
4#000000#3CB371 1982Milk CupCHESTERFIELD (H)W2-0Barker, Bainbridge
1n/an/a 1979Div FourWalsall (A)L1-3Ayre
1n/an/a 1973Div FourRotherham United (A)D2-2Gauden(p), K McMahon
1n/an/a 1969Div FourNewport County (A)D1-1Bell
1n/an/a 1962Div FourTORQUAY UNITED (H)L0-3 
1n/an/a 1959Div FourOldham Athletic (A)W2-1Smith, McGill og
1n/an/a 1958Div FourPort Vale (A)D1-1Mitchell
1n/an/a 1956Div Three (N)Stockport County (A)W4-2Stamper, McGuigan, Johnson, Luke
1n/an/a 1953Div Three (N)Southport (A)L1-2McGuigan
1n/an/a 1952Div Three (N)GATESHEAD (H)D0-0 
1n/an/a 1951Div Three (N)York City (A)L1-3Wildon
1n/an/a 1934Div Three (N)GATESHEAD (H)L1-2Wigham
1n/an/a 1928Div Three (N)Wigan Borough (A)L0-2 
1n/an/a 1923Div Three (N)DARLINGTON (H)L0-1 
14#000000#20B2AA 1909Durham Benevolent BowlDarlington (A)L0-2