HARTLEPOOL UNITED

 

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Club Records

Formed 1908
Turned Professional 1908
Became a Limited Company 1908
Former names 1908 - 1968 = Hartlepools United
1968 - 1977 = Hartlepool
Previous grounds -
Nickname "The POOL" or "THE MONKEY HANGERS"
Club Colours HOME : Shirts -  Royal Blue and White stripes
Shorts - Blue
Socks - Blue

AWAY : Shirts - Yellow with blue trim
Shorts - Yellow with blue trim
Socks - Yellow with blue trim

Record Football League Win 10-1  v  Barrow  Div 4     4.4.1959
Record Football League Defeat 1-10  v  Wrexham  Div 4     3.4.1962
Record Cup Win 6-0  v  North Shields  FAC R1     30.11.1946
Record Fee Paid 60,000 to Barnsley for Andy SAVILLE (March 1992)
Record Fee Received 600,000 from Ipswich Town for Tommy MILLER (July 2001)
Record Football League Appearances 447  -  Wattie MOORE  1948-64
Record goalscorer in a season 28  -  William ROBINSON  Div 3(N) 1927-28

28  -  Joe ALLON  Div 4 1990-91

Record all-time goalscorer  98  -   Ken JOHNSON  1949-64
Most goals in a match 5  -  Harry SIMMONS  v  Wigan Borough  Div 3(N)   1.1.1931

5  -  Bobby FOLLAND  v  Oldham Athletic  Div 3(N)   15.4.1961

Record Attendance (all-time) 17,426  v  Manchester United  FAC R3  5.1.1957
Record match receipts 42,300  v  Tottenham Hotspur  LC R2 2L  9.10.1990
Record total of goals in a  League season 90  -  Division 3(N)  1933-34
Record  League points total 3 points for a win : 82   Division 4  1990-1991

2 points for a win : 60  Division 4  1967-68

Most Capped player while at club 1  -  Ambrose FOGARTY  (Republic of Ireland)
Youngest player John McGOVERN  -  16 years   205 days   v Bradford City  21.5.1966

 

Club/Stadium details 

Address : Victoria Park, Clarence Road, 
Hartlepool TS24 8BZ

Telephone : 01429 272584
  (Box Office)
  (Credit Card Bookings)
  (News)
  (Ticketline)
Fax : 01429 863007

Capacity : 7,229
Pitch size :  110 yards  x  75 yards
Official website :  http://www.hartlepoolunited.co.uk 
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