Hartlepool United fans react as former striker Jake Cassidy secures five-figure Football League move from Maidenhead United to Stevenage

Former Hartlepool United forward Jake Cassidy has secured a move to League Two side Stevenage from Maidenhead United.

Tuesday, 14th January 2020, 5:00 pm
Updated Tuesday, 14th January 2020, 5:00 pm
Jake Cassidy celebrates scoring for Hartlepool United (photo: Frank Reid).
Jake Cassidy celebrates scoring for Hartlepool United (photo: Frank Reid).

The 26-year-old joined Pools in 2017 and went on to score seven times in 43 National League appearances before being released at the end of last season.

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He spent part of last season on loan at relegated Maidstone United and was then snapped up by fifth tier rivals Maidenhead United in the summer.

And after scoring five goals in 28 league matches for the Magpies this season, Stevenage manager Graham Westley signed Cassidy for a five figure fee. Here is how some Hartlepool fans reacted to the news…