On This Day

September 9th
Monty offered change of role
Player manager John MacPhail reached the end of his time in charge after a struggling Pools had just seven times in his ten months at the helm. Still a registered player, MacPhail was offered the chance to remain in the squad after his dismissal. He accepted this deal and played on for a further six months. Billy Horner stepped in as caretaker manager.
2017Connor Simpson made his final first team appearance in a Vanarama National League match against Dagenham & Redbridge[view]
2016Josh Nearney joined Whitley Bay on loan. One month 
2011Callum Hassan returned to Pools from loan spell at Harrogate Town 
2010Jake Kean joined Pools on loan from Blackburn Rovers. One month 
2006Ali Gibb made his first team debut in a League Two match against Milton Keynes Dons[view]
1995Gary Ford made his first team debut in a Div Three match against Darlington[view]
1994Billy Horner appointed Manager. Caretaker basis 
1994John MacPhail left post as Manager. Dismissed, but offered playing contract 
1989Wayne Entwistle made his first team debut in a Div Four match against Gillingham[view]
1976Eddie Prudham joined Pools on loan from Carlisle United 
1935Bill Allison made his first team debut in a Div Three (N) match against Oldham Athletic[view]
1931Johnny Wigham made his first team debut in a Div Three (N) match against Chester[view]
1922Lowe Braidford made his first team debut in a Div Three (N) match against Southport[view]
YearCompetitionTeam  Scorers
21n/an/a 2017Vanarama National LeagueDAGENHAM & REDBRIDGE (H)W1-0Franks
1n/an/a 2006League TwoMilton Keynes Dons (A)D0-0 
1n/an/a 2000Div ThreeBlackpool (A)W2-1Miller, Henderson
1n/an/a 1995Div ThreeDARLINGTON (H)D1-1Houchen
1n/an/a 1989Div FourGILLINGHAM (H)L1-2Dalton
1n/an/a 1978Div FourHEREFORD (H)W2-1Linacre, Hogan
1n/an/a 1972Div FourCambridge United (A)D1-1Waddell
1n/an/a 1967Div FourLuton Town (A)L0-1 
1n/an/a 1961Div FourCHESTER (H)L1-3Folland
1n/an/a 1957Div Three (N)OLDHAM ATHLETIC (H)W4-1Luke 2, Smith 2
1n/an/a 1950Div Three (N)Rochdale (A)L1-3McGuigan
1n/an/a 1935Div Three (N)Oldham Athletic (A)D2-2Bonass, Hughes
1n/an/a 1933Div Three (N)WREXHAM (H)W4-1Hardy, Hewitt, Pedwell 2
1n/an/a 1931Div Three (N)CHESTER (H)D2-2Mordue, Thompson
1n/an/a 1929Div Three (N)Accrington Stanley (A)L0-3 
1n/an/a 1922Div Three (N)SOUTHPORT (H)D1-1Towse
9n/an/a 1914NE LeagueJARROW (H)W4-1McGill, Butler 2, Hibbert(p)
9n/an/a 1911NE LeagueSeaham Harbour (A)L1-2Fletcher(p)