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Blair Switch Project: How new Hartlepool signing Adams hopes to kickstart career

New boy Blair Adams believes his move to Hartlepool United is just what he needs to kickstart his career.

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Sunderland scour German market for transfer bargains

Sunderland are looking at bargain buys in the German transfer market – regardless of whether a takeover goes through.

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Manchester City's Fernando has been linked with Newcastle.

Newcastle’s search for signings drags on, as boss Rafa Benitez prepares for start of pre-season training

Newcastle United’s search for a second summer signing is set to drag on into next week – as the clock ticks down to the start of pre-season training.

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The St James's Park stadium of Newcastle United.

Newcastle United win permission for High Court challenge over tax raids

Newcastle United have won permission to bring a High Court challenge over the seizure of documents by tax officials investigating the financial affairs of several football clubs.

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Hartlepool United's new away kit, from BLK

Hartlepool United go grey for their National League away strip with BLK

Hartlepool United have unveiled their new away strip for the National League.

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Blair Adams.

New signing. Picture by Dan Westwell

Hartlepool United make defender Blair Adams sixth signing

Craig Harrison has made defender Blair Adams his sixth signing at Hartlepool United.

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Middlesbrough have told Stewart Downing he can leave on a free this summer.

Clubs on alert as ex-Sunderland target Stewart Downing told he can leave Middlesbrough on a free

Clubs are on alert after former England midfielder Stewart Downing was told he can leave Middlesbrough on a free transfer this summer.

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Dimi Konstantopoulos is in line for a new deal.

Middlesbrough and ex-Hartlepool United stopper Dimi Konstantopoulos poised to sign new deal

Dimi Konstantopoulos is poised to sign a new one-year deal at Middlesbrough and battle Connor Ripley for the number one spot at the Riverside.

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John Hart (right) with grandson Michael at the Vic. Picture courtesy of HUFC

Hartlepool United sell 1,000th season ticket

Life was today grand for Hartlepool United after selling season ticket number 1,000.
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Jack Munns on the attack for Cheltenham Town at Victoria Park.  Picture by FRANK REID

Great start important to Hartlepool United

Jack Munns says a good pre-season will be one of the key factors to Hartlepool United being a success.

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New Middlesbrough manager Garry Monk

Middlesbrough boss Garry Monk relishing promotion challenge

Garry Monk says he is relishing the “challenge” of getting Middlesbrough out of the Sky Bet Championship.

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The new Hartlepool United club crest.

17 things you said about Hartlepool United’s new crest

Pools fans have given a mixed reaction to the club‘s new crest.

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Hartlepool United manager Craig Harrison.

Hartlepool United announce further pre-season friendly

Hartlepool United have added another friendly to their pre-season programme.

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Middlesbrough boss Garry Monk.

Middlesbrough 2017-18 Championship fixtures: Garry Monk era kicks off with trip to Wolves

New Middlesbrough manager Garry Monk kicks off his era in charge at the Riverside with a trip to Wolves.

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George Honeyman made his Sunderland debut in a 2-0 FA Cup fifth round loss at Bradford City.

Huge season ahead for Sunderland youngster George Honeyman

Sunderland’s 2-0 FA Cup defeat to Bradford City two-and-a-half-years ago won’t live long in the memory for supporters.

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Lee Cattermole in action for Sunderland.

Revealed! Sunderland's 2017-18 fixtures released with home game against Derby County to kick off Championship campaign

Sunderland's 2017-18 Championship fixtures have been released with a home game against Derby County to kick off the Championship campaign.
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Afriyie Acquah in action for Parma against Aston Villa

Newcastle United boss hopes for £17million transfer breakthrough

Afriyie Acquah has denied that his move to Newcastle United is almost done – as Rafa Benitez eyes a £17million double transfer breakthrough.

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Newcastle midfielder Isaac Hayden battles against Preston last season. Picture by Frank Reid.

Magpie Isaac Hayden relishes double crack at former club Arsenal

Isaac Hayden is hoping Newcastle United can bite the hand that fed him next season.

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Craig Harrison with Jeff Stelling

Hartlepool United can build team spirit in pre-season

Craig Harrison has begun building what he hopes will be a promotion-winning squad at Hartlepool United.

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Fabio Borini.

Sunderland striker Fabio Borini’s future remains up in the air

There is strong interest in Fabio Borini from Scottish giants Celtic and top Serie A sides, but the Sunderland striker admits his future remains up in the air.

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