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Hartlepool swoop to sign ex-Leeds United and Scunthorpe defender

Hartlepool United have added centre-back Isaac Assenso to their squad after a successful trial.

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Nicky Featherstone in action against Leyton Orient. Picture: TOM BANKS

Nicky Featherstone: Barnet repeat can turn around Hartlepool’s fortunes

Four games without a win, and two points above the relegation spots, the last time Hartlepool United visited The Hive their League Two landscape looked very different.

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Gavin Hoyte

Barnet suffer major blow ahead of Hartlepool visit

Barnet boss Martin Allen has suffered a blow ahead of tomorrow’s clash against Pools, with the news that key defender Gavin Hoyte looks set to be sidelined.

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Martin Allen

‘Mad dog’ antics not Hartlepool United boss Craig Hignett’s style

‘Mad dog’ Martin Allen’s managerial style is admirable, according to Craig Hignett.

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Rob Jones.

Hartlepool United wait on Rob Jones for Barnet trip

Craig Hignett is hanging on to the slim hope that Rob Jones will be fit to come to Hartlepool United’s defensive aid.

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Craig Hignett

Clear the air meeting puts Hartlepool United back on message

After clear-the-air talks Hartlepool United’s defenders have finally got the message, according to boss Craig Hignett.

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Craig Hignett.

Hartlepool United news: Craig Hignett faces the press, update on injured duo, 4-4-2 switch for Pools?

Pools boss Craig Hignett faced the press this afternoon ahead of the club's League Two visit to Barnet on Saturday.
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Matthew Bates.

Injury update on Hartlepool United duo

Craig Hignett is hanging on to the slim hope that Rob Jones will be fit to come to Hartlepool United's defensive aid.
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Nathan Thomas.

Will Hartlepool United boss Craig Hignett change system at Barnet?

A Hartlepool United system switch is off the agenda, according to boss Craig Hignett.

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Lewis Alessandra.

Hartlepool United news: Alessandra says dropped points killing season, Hignett's Pools tenure in numbers

Hartlepool United forward Lewis Alessandra reckons that dropping points week-in, week-out is ruining the club's season.

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Padraig Amond. Picture by Frank Reid

Craig Hignett reveals why Padraig Amond has found life at Hartlepool United tough

Craig Hignett admits that Padraig Amond is finding it tough to adapt to a new role in the Hartlepool United forward line.

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Hartlepool United's Lewis Alessandra

Lewis Alessandra: Dropped points is killing Hartlepool’s season

Dropping points is on the verge of killing Hartlepool United’s season, according to forward Lewis Alessandra.

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Billy Paynter in Checkatrade action v Sunderland.

Hartlepool cup tie swiched

Hartlepool United's Checkatrade Trophy clash with Rochdale has been moved back 24 hours.

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Craig Hignett.

Hartlepool United's season and Craig Hignett's reign in numbers

It's fair to say it's been an up and down season for Hartlepool United so far.
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Craig Hignett.

Hartlepool United news: Craig Hignett fears losing stars, Video nasties act may have backfired for Pools, Cavasin kisses inspired Vic turnaround

Hartlepool United boss Craig Hignett fears he may lose some of star men in the January transfer window.
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Goalscorer Josh Laurent.

Craig Hignett: Hartlepool United video routine may have backfired

Hartlepool United boss Craig Hignett is not certain publicly shaming his players had the desired impact.

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Lewis Hawkins.

Kisses from eccentric Italian boss inspired Orient win over Hartlepool United

Leyton Orient boss Alberto Cavasin has revealed that good luck kisses inspired his players to victory at the Northern Gas & Power Stadium.

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Nathan Thomas. Picture by FRANK REID

Craig Hignett fears losing Hartlepool United stars in January

The January transfer window is a constant concern for Hartlepool United boss Craig Hignett.

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Hartlepool Uniteds Nathan Thomas goes on a run.

Five talking points for Hartlepool United boss Craig Hignett

As can so often happen in football, having put in the hard yards against the top sides in the division, Hartlepool United came unstuck against third-bottom Leyton Orient.

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Josh Laurent celebrates scoring Hartlepool United's goal. Picture: TOM BANKS

Liam Kennedy’s match analysis: Hartlepool United 1 Leyton Orient 3

Speak to any member of the Hartlepool United squad or coaching staff and they will tell you with great confidence that the League Two play-offs are the number one aim this season.

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