Hartlepool Utd v Bournemouth is on after pitch inspection

Hartlepool United manager Neale Cooper
Hartlepool United manager Neale Cooper

Hartlepool United’s match against Bournemouth will go ahead as scheduled after the pitch at Victoria Park passed an inspection today at lunchtime.

The recent spell of cold waether had seen parts of the pitch freeze throughout this week and the club requested the inspection for lunchtime today to prevent Bournemouth travelling unnecessarily.

The match kicks off at 3pm. See the website and SportMail on Monday for full match coverage.