Sports trivia: what happened on this day

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2013: Under pressure Sheffield Wednesday boss Dave Jones says repeated changes in managers at the club and elsewhere does not work. The Owls are the only Football League team without a clean sheet.

2013: Conor Coady wants to sign an extended contract at Sheffield United.

2013: Darren Purse hailed his former Cardiff City centre back partner Glen Loovens a ‘great signing’ for Sheffield Wednesday.

2013: Nigel Clough makes it clear he won’t stand for indiscipline in the ranks.

2013: Loan signing Marcus Tudgay debuts for Barnsley, with Chris O’Grady sidelined with injury.

2013: Rotherham United have chalked up four clean sheets out of five games.

2012: Speculation is rife that Dave Jones will be axed by Sheffield Wednesday, with bookies laying odds about his successor. Paul Ince was 6/4 favourite.

2012: Port Vale manager Micky Adams returns to Sheffield United with his team - he had been fired at Bramall Lane after the club was relegated.

2011: Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger refuses Sheffield Wednesday permission to play loan player Sanchez Watt in the FA Cup v Aldershot.

2011: Sheffield United want to sign Lewis Grabban or Shaun Miller.

2011: Billy Sharp celebrates a double but Doncaster Rovers go down 3-2 win at Millwall.

2011: Republic of Ireland football manager Giovanni Trapattoni signed a contract extension running until the 2014 World Cup. The Italian left his post in September 2013.

2000: Stoke suffered their heaviest home defeat in 97 years, losing 8-0 to Liverpool in the League Cup.l

1975: British racing driver Graham Hill was killed when the light aircraft he was piloting crashed onto Arkley golf course near Elstree in Hertfordshire. Also killed was Tony Brise, a promising young driver who was to spearhead Hill’s new Embassy team.