Pools to return to Holland for pre-season tour

Luke James in action against Crawley Town. Picture by FRANK REID
Luke James in action against Crawley Town. Picture by FRANK REID

HARTLEPOOL United will return to Holland for their annual pre-season tour.

As was the case last summer, Pools will play matches against second-division outfits Almere City and Telstar.

The first game against Almere will be on Thursday, July 4 (7pm kick-off) at HSV’s Sportpark het Maalwater in Heiloo.

This will be followed by the game against Telstar on Saturday, July 6 (3pm kick-off) which will be hosted at their TATA Steel Stadium in Velsen-Zuid.