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Victoria Park is a sell out for Save Pools Day

Victoria Park has sold out to Hartlepool United fans for a game that has been dubbed Save Pools Day.

England cricketer Ben Stokes.

England cricketer Ben Stokes due in Bristol court on the same day as international comeback in New Zealand

England cricket star Ben Stokes is due to appear in court on an affray charge on the same day he is supposed to be making his international comeback in a T20 match in New Zealand.

Marcus Tavernier

Marcus Tavernier relishes loan switch from Boro to MK Dons

Middlesbrough have let highly-rated midfielder Marcus Tavernier join League One club MK Dons for the rest of the season.

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Billy Jones. Picture by Frank Reid

Sunderland defender Billy Jones says the players are all together now - though wantaway players previously acted up in training

Billy Jones has revealed unhappy players have acted up in training – but insists the crop of Sunderland players at the club now are fully focused on fighting for the cause.

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The Mayor of Hartlepool, Councillor Paul Beck, presents the plaque and certificate to Kevin Bennett, who is wearing one of his two bare knuckle boxing world title belts.

Boxer Kevin’s work to keep young fighting fit celebrated

A boxer’s fight for success and his contribution to Hartlepool has been hailed by the mayor.

Jonathan Franks

Update on the future of Hartlepool United's Jonathan Franks

The next 48 hours could be make or break for the Hartlepool United future of Jonathan Franks.

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Hartlepool United mascot H'Angus wearing Pools' home shirt sponsored by Utility Alliance.

Company to host Football Shirt Day to fundraise for Hartlepool United

A Hartlepool business will show its support for Pools when staff pull on football shirts to raise funds for the cash-strapped club.

MPs Mike Hill and Grahame Morris, who backed the Early Day Motion, with a Hartlepool United shirt.

Fight to save Hartlepool United goes to Parliament

Hartlepool MP Mike Hill has taken the fight to save the town's football club to Parliament.
Cardiff City 4-0 Sunderland AFC Sky Bet Championship 13-01-2028. Picture by FRANK REID

Sunderland boss Chris Coleman defends positivity of John O’Shea and Lee Cattermole

Chris Coleman has launched a staunch defence of John O’Shea and Lee Cattermole – stating Sunderland need more strong characters like them.

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Pools boss Craig Harrison

Hartlepool United boss Craig Harrison opens up on the struggles behind the scenes at Victoria Park

Craig Harrison has opened up on the struggles behind the scenes at Hartlepool United.

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Middlesbrough ace Adama Traore battles for the ball with Sunderland midfielder George Honeyman. Pictures by Frank Reid.

Ex-Barcelona man Adama Traore’s message to Middlesbrough fans amid West Ham link

Middlesbrough winger Adama Traore says he wants to repay the club’s fans for their support – despite being linked with a move to West Ham United.

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Newcastle owner Mike Ashley (left) and managing director Lee Charnley

Newcastle United in limbo as Mike Ashley walks away from takeover talks

Mike Ashley has walked away from talks with Amanda Staveley – after labelling discussions a “waste of time”.

Newcastle United
Neil Burns was inspired to raise funds for charity by the story of Bradley Lowery.

Sunderland AFC fan set to run London Marathon in memory of Bradley Lowery

A Sunderland AFC fan is set to pay tribute to Bradley Lowery by donning his running shoes and helping other people in his honour.

The panel (from left) Kevin McElhone, Steve Sharp, Mike Lewis, Les Watts, Tony Norman and Mark Gale

Meeting hears Hartlepool United is in ‘Last Chance Saloon’

Hartlepool United is ‘in the last chance saloon’ and facing extinction, a public meeting has been told.

Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley.

Newcastle takeover collapses after talks with Amanda Staveley and PCP Partners end

Takeover talks between Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley and Amanda Staveley and PCP Partners have collapsed.
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Hartlepool United supporters.

Ticket update: Less than 500 tickets left for Hartlepool United's home game with Wrexham

Hartlepool United's game with Wexham is close to selling out - with less than 500 tickets remaining.

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Jon Walters.

Sunderland will have to be patient in pursuit of Burnley’s Jon Walters as Middlesbrough forward emerges as option

Burnley boss Sean Dyche is refusing to rule out the possibility of Jon Walters leaving on loan this month - but Sunderland will have to be patient.

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Hartlepool United fans

Hartlepool Supporters Trust issue new statement on fundraising position

Hartlepool United Supporters Trust has postponed the launch of a fundraising campaign.

Craig Harrison.

Fresh interest in Hartlepool United takeover - but no offers on table

A number of fresh potential investors have come forward to express an interest in taking over Hartlepool United.

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