Matchday live

Get the latest updates as Sunderland, Middlesbrough, Hartlepool United and York are all in league action this afternoon

Pools appoint Cooper as new boss

Hartlepool United have appointed Colin Cooper as the club's new manager with Craig Hignett as his assistant boss

Hughes to stick with Hartlepool

Hartlepool United boss John Hughes says he won't walk away from the club despite their relegation to League Two

Live updates



Hartlepool match re-arranged

Hartlepool United's crucial match away to Oldham Athletic has been re-arranged for Tuesday 19th March.

The fixture had originally been scheduled for tonight but was postponed due to a frozen pitch at Boundary Park.

Pools fans are being advised tickets will be available at the turnstiles on match day. The game will kick-off at 7:45pm.

Pools match called off

Hartlepool United's away clash with Oldham at Boundary Park has been postponed Credit: Martin Rickett/PA Archive/Press Association Images

Tonight's League One clash between Hartlepool United and Oldham Athletic has been postponed due to a frozen pitch.

Concerns for the state of the playing surface at Boundary Park had grown after temperatures plummeted over the weekend. A pitch inspection took place at 10am this morning, and it was confirmed the match could not go ahead.

Both clubs are now in discussions to arrange a new date for the fixture.

Load more updates


Today's top stories