NOBBY Solano jets off to Holland with his new Hartlepool United team-mates today – admitting it is the ideal chance to finally learn their names!
The little Peruvian has proved so popular since his arrival at Maiden Castle just under a week ago that every one of the playing and backroom staff have taken the chance to offer a warm introduction.
But that deluge of well-wishers has meant Solano has been left in something of a daze as to the exact identity of his new comrades.
“I have been really impressed with a few of the lads in training and there are some quality players,” he told SportMail.
“But ask me next week who they are because at the moment I have so many names in my head I would probably get mixed up.
“It has been hard because I’ve only been here three or four days and have met so many new people.
“But they have all been excellent with me and I can’t wait to get to know them.”
Full story in Thursday’s Mail