Hartlepool United get February date for Southend United trip

NEW DATE: Colin Cooper
NEW DATE: Colin Cooper

HARTLEPOOL United will visit Southend United on Tuesday, February 18, it has been announced.

The Sky Bet League Two game had been scheduled for January 4.

But the Shrimpers are in FA Cup third round action that Saturday against Millwall so Pools will now go to Roots Hall six weeks later.

Southend were the first home league opposition for Colin Cooper back in August, Phil Brown’s side winning 1-0 at the Vic.

Pools say that ticket information for the game will be released in due course.