Hartlepool United

  • General view of Victoria Park as the sun begins to set.

    Is Billingham Town’s Craig Hutchinson worth a gamble for Hartlepool United?

    March 28, 2019 at 9:50 am

      Billingham forward Craig Hutchinson currently has 32 goals in the Northern League Division 2 including five against Durham City in March. Hutchinson was previously on trial with Pools in early 2017 but a deal failed to materialise. In the 2016/17 campaign the Town man scored an incredible 51 goals […]

  • Luke James of Hartlepool United
during Vanarama National League match between Dagenham and Redbridge against Hartlepool United at Chigwell Construction Stadium Dagenham Britain on 25 August 2018 (Photo by Action Foto Sport/NurPhoto/Sipa USA)

    Hartlepool United forward Luke James features for England C in 2-2 draw with Wales C

    March 22, 2019 at 3:06 pm

    The hardworking striker started on the right for the Non-League Lions and played 70 minutes before being replaced by Chesterfield’s Joe Rowley. James was said to have had a good evening and worked hard down the right channel, he was called up to the squad in September but had to […]

  • Former Sunderland Under 23 player signs for Hartlepool United

    Former Sunderland Under 23 player signs for Hartlepool United

    March 19, 2019 at 10:17 am

    Adam Bale signed for the National League side last week following his release from the Black Cats – ending an eight-year spell with the club. The defensive midfielder will add some well needed depth for Craig Hignett’s side and can also play at centre back. He has played 10 times […]

  • Barnsley's Peter Ramage (left) and Burnley's David Edgar have a chat before the game. They were former team-mates at Newcastle United.

    Who are Hartlepool United’s new signings?

    March 13, 2019 at 11:45 am

    Along with Scottish defender Fraser Kerr, Pools have signed two other new players in recent weeks, Gavan Holohan and David Edgar. Holohan joined on a free transfer, having most recently played for Waterford FC in the League of Ireland. A former Hull City youth player, Holohan has mainly played in […]

  • Fraser Kerr in his Motherwell days

    Who is Fraser Kerr? Hartlepool United’s latest signing

    February 28, 2019 at 9:24 am

    With Hartlepool’s latest defensive injuries and suspensions Craig Hignett was in dire need of cover at the back. Canadian International and free agent David Edgar was linked earlier this week but Fraser Kerr has been the man to arrive at the Super 6 Stadium. Kerr has signed for an undisclosed […]

  • Refereeing in question in Hartlepool United’s 2-1 loss to Bromley

    February 27, 2019 at 1:08 pm

    Pools lost 2-1 to Bromley in the National League on Saturday as Marc-Anthony Okoye and Luke Coulson got first half goals for the visitors. Liam Noble managed a consolation in the dying embers of the match, but the damage was already done – and this was not helped by the […]

  • Lynden Gooch of Sunderland during the Checkatrade Trophy Quarter Final match between Sunderland and Manchester City Under 23s at the Stadium Of Light in Sunderland, UK on Tuesday, January 22, 2019. (Photo by Mark Fletcher/NurPhoto/Sipa USA)

    Top 5 talking points from North East football last week

    February 19, 2019 at 1:08 pm

    Despite no Premier League action taking place over the weekend there was still plenty of room for plenty of football all over the North East resulting in comebacks, thrashings and promotion tension. 1 – Sunderland’s the name, drawing’s the game https://twitter.com/SkyFootball/status/1096530315118563328 Sunderland picked up their third draw in as many […]

  • Lynden Gooch, Sunderland

    Top 5 talking points from North East football last week

    February 12, 2019 at 4:10 pm

    It was a weekend of late goals, late goals and well wouldn’t you just know it, more late goals! Unfortunately for clubs in this area of the country late strikes went against them 1 – The green is turning Browne Sunderland were fuming with what happened in the run up […]

  • Non-League Podcast #5

    Non-League Podcast #5

    February 4, 2019 at 10:28 am

    The Non-League Podcast returns as myself, Jake Adams, James Noble and Ben Robinson take a look at all things national league and more including Barnet’s FA Cup heroics and Richard Money’s short but eventful tenure at Hartlepool United.

  • Hartlepool United players in a huddle

    What has happened at Hartlepool United?

    February 1, 2019 at 2:33 pm

    When Matthew Bates was sacked at the end of November, he was replaced with experienced manager Richard Money. But, after two months in charge Hartlepool announced that Director of Football and former manager Craig Hignett was taking over, and Money would take his previous role. After four days in charge […]