On This Day

September 16th
1931
Manager passes away
Pools manager Bill Norman died on 16th September 1931. He had been struggling with illness for some time and had been forced to stand down from day-to-day duties during the summer, with chairman Bill Yeats taking responsibility for the first team. Norman had been in charge for four years.
YearEvent 
2014Freddie Woodman joined Pools on loan from Newcastle United. One month 
2014Stuart Parnaby made his final first team appearance in a League Two match against Northampton Town[view]
2003Andy Jordan made his final first team appearance in a Div Two match against Stockport County[view]
2000Thomas Tennebo made his final first team appearance in a Div Three match against Macclesfield Town[view]
1998David Rush signed new contract 
1997Andrew Nelson was born in Stockton-on-Tees 
1990John MacPhail joined Pools on loan from Sunderland 
1987Alan Shoulder made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Cambridge United[view]
1974Chris Beech was born in Blackpool 
1972Bryan Conlon made his first team debut in a Div Four match against Workington[view]
1968Ron Young made his first team debut in a Div Three match against Watford[view]
1967Stan Aston made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Southend United[view]
1963Derek Wallis made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Carlisle United[view]
1959Steve Winn was born in Thornaby 
1957David McCreery was born in Belfast 
1947Harry Hooper made his first team debut in a Div Three (N) match against Oldham Athletic[view]
1941Jimmy Douglas was born in Sunderland 
1931Bill Norman died 
1927Dick Ballantyne was born in Newburn 
1922John Spencer made his only first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Southport[view]
1922John Walker made his first team debut in a Div Three (N) match against Southport[view]
1918Allenby Chilton was born in South Hylton 
YearCompetitionTeam  Scorers
1n/an/a 2014League TwoNorthampton Town (A)L1-5Wyke
1n/an/a 2006League TwoSHREWSBURY TOWN (H)L0-3 
1n/an/a 2003Div TwoStockport County (A)W2-1E Williams, Gabbiadini
1n/an/a 2000Div ThreeMACCLESFIELD TOWN (H)D2-2Miller(p), Shilton
1n/an/a 1995Div ThreeLeyton Orient (A)L1-4Houchen
1n/an/a 1987Div FourCAMBRIDGE UNITED (H)W2-1Baker 2
1n/an/a 1986Div FourColchester United (A)L1-2Hogan(p)
4#000000#3CB371 1981League CupNORTHAMPTON TOWN (H)W2-1Newton, Houchen
1n/an/a 1980Div FourBournemouth (A)L0-1 
1n/an/a 1978Div FourGrimsby Town (A)W1-0Goldthorpe
1n/an/a 1972Div FourWORKINGTON (H)W1-0B Smith(p)
1n/an/a 1968Div ThreeWATFORD (H)W2-1R Young, Cummings(p)
1n/an/a 1967Div FourSOUTHEND UNITED (H)L0-1 
1n/an/a 1963Div FourCARLISLE UNITED (H)L0-6 
1n/an/a 1961Div FourColchester United (A)L1-6Edgar
1n/an/a 1950Div Three (N)CHESTER (H)L1-2McKeown
1n/an/a 1947Div Three (N)Oldham Athletic (A)W2-0Baines, Isaac
1n/an/a 1946Div Three (N)DARLINGTON (H)W4-1Copeland, Jones, Scott, Moses
1n/an/a 1933Div Three (N)Southport (A)W2-0Wigham, Hewitt
1n/an/a 1931Div Three (N)Chester (A)W3-2Lumley 3
1n/an/a 1925Div Three (N)ACCRINGTON STANLEY (H)W5-1Wensley 3, Birtles, C Hardy
1n/an/a 1922Div Three (N)Southport (A)L0-1 
9n/an/a 1911NE LeagueSUNDERLAND A (H)L1-2Martin