'Football League bound' – Hartlepool United fans react to Luke Molyneux signing as Lewis Capaldi gets his wish

For weeks Hartlepool United have been been bombarded with tweets which have said one thing, ‘announce Molyneux’ – even pop sensation Lewis Capaldi was getting in on the act.

Thursday, 13th June 2019, 5:17 pm
Hartlepool United fans are delighted with latest summer signing Luke Molyneux. (Credit: Mark Fletcher | MI News)

And this week the club did to send Poolies into a social media frenzy.

Luke Molyneux completed a full-time move to Pools following a successful loan spell from north east neighbours Sunderland on Wednesday.

Here’s how fans reacted:

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“Just start the season now we have already won the signing of the summer @LukeMolyneux3” – @HGutridge

“Excellent signing, let's push on....I have just tried to name a XI for next season curtain raiser and I can't fit in who I would love in.....and it's got me excited and Goosebumps! #NeverSayDie #TheTownsClub” – @PaulMcSweenie

“MASSIVE signing, thought we had no chance signing @LukeMolyneux3

“Huge pats on the back round to everyone involved at the club in bringing Luke to the club permanently, this is what the fans want to see #UnbeleivableJeff” – @mushthepoolie

“Top class signing, he was so good for us end of last season.” – @Forbsie10

“Omg what a signing, signing of the summer, now I know we can get that top 7 spot.” – @ldurhammbw

“This is amazing. THIS TEAM IS FOOTBALL LEAGUE BOUND” – @michaelsclair

“Great signing, hopefully building a squad that can take us up.” – @welfare1908

“League 2 here we come, we’ve got the foundations for a decent squad now, looking forward for the season to kick off #UTP” – @Jack_Currell

“Wow can I just say thank you to Sir Raj! Him and everyone involved at the club are actually making us fans feel like we have a club to be proud of again” – @hartlepool22