Hartlepool United fans and players take to Twitter to celebrate Great Escape

Ronnie Moore celebrating with the Hartlepool United fans
Ronnie Moore celebrating with the Hartlepool United fans

SOCIAL media erupted after Hartlepool United confirmed their position as a Football League side for another season.

The Pools fans and players all took to Twitter to share their delight following the 2-1 win over Exeter City.

A result that sees Pools safe from relegation with a game to go.

Aaron Tshibola @AaronTshibola

A great club with good people! So happy we managed to do the unthinkable! Massive achievement! I thank god for this day! It’s all over

Jack Compton @ComptonJ11

Can’t believe we did it. And what a send off! My last game at VP. Want to thank all the players staff and fans been memorable. NSD

Jordan Richards @JRichards19

Never seen anything like the scenes today! What a feeling! WE ARE STAYING UP!

Marlon Harewood @Mazer_9

A massive Well done to the lads on the great escape #HUFC #survival #toplads

Scott Harrison @SCOTTHARRISON_5

Unreal day at the Vic today, finally safe after being 12 points behind at one point! What am acheivement for all the boys after everything!

Jordan Hugill @JordanHugill

Unbelievable!! What a day!!! @Official_HUFC staying in the football league and to score the goal aswell! Absolutely unbelievable!!!

Brad Walker @bradwalker1996

12 points a drift at one point and now were safe!!! My best day in football !!! Unbelievable

Jonathan Franks @jonofranks7

What an acheivement well done lads! So proud emotionall extatic!! Brilliant!

Meanwhile, Pools supporters were also quick to laud the heroics of Ronnie Moore’s side on Twitter.

Chris Smith @cpsmithy tweeted ‘Carlisle need to be ready to expect a full on Caribbean Carnival next weekend as #Pools fans celebrate. #TerraceTweets’

Peo69 @hpoolneil

No words can explain my happiness, superb from start to finish. RONNIE MOORE IS THE MESSIAH

Jeff Hewitson @sharkbaitohlala

Lost for words, the greatest escapes! Ronnie where do you want your statue placing? Fenwick MOTM what a battle!!

Lee Connor @leeconnor9

Never in doubt #TerraceTweets in Moore we believe.

Jonathan Hayes @HpoolGooner

I will be honest I nearly cried the emotion was massive, manager of the year.

wmorrell @wiktormorrell

Outstanding and ruined many a coupon. Ronnie has to be manager of the season. Take a bow lads.