Hartlepool manager Colin Cooper has challenged Jonathan Franks to maintain his impressive pre-season form.
Colin Cooper has praised young Hartlepool duo Connor Smith and Kieran Green for grasping their opportunity with the first team.
Stephen Pears has taken up the dual role of assistant manager and goalkeeping coach at Hartlepool.
James Poole has chosen not to renew his contract and will leave Hartlepool after three years.
Colin Cooper has thanked Hartlepool's board for his support following the arrival this week of Matthew Bates and Stuart Parnaby.
Hartlepool have made former Middlesbrough utility man Stuart Parnaby their second signing of the week.
Hartlepool manager Colin Cooper has expressed his delight after sealing his first summer signing.
Hartlepool United have signed former Middlesbrough defender Matthew Bates following his release from Bradford City.