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Cooper: We were too passive
Cooper: We were too passive Hartlepool United

Cooper: We were too passive

Manager Colin Cooper felt Hartlepool showed Middlesbrough "too much respect" as the Championship side eased to a 2-0 pre-season win.

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Pair pen new Hartlepool deals Hartlepool United

Pair pen new Hartlepool deals

Hartlepool duo Luke James and Michael Duckworth have both penned new deals at Victoria Park.

Greening lands Hartlepool trial Hartlepool United

Greening lands Hartlepool trial

Jonathan Greening is set to be included in the Hartlepool squad for their game against Middlesbrough after joining the club on trial.

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Hartlepool suffer first defeat Hartlepool United

Hartlepool suffer first defeat

Hartlepool continued their preparations for the 2014/15 League Two season with a disappointing 3-0 home defeat to Sunderland.

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Wall of Colour Hartlepool United

Wall of Colour

Sky Sports is calling on all Football League fans to show their true colours on the opening weekend.

Hartlepool let trial pair go Hartlepool United

Hartlepool let trial pair go

Hartlepool boss Colin Cooper has decided to pass on the opportunity to sign trialists Eugen Bopp and Biko Bradnock-Brennan.

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Cooper: Franks has set marker Hartlepool United

Cooper: Franks has set marker

Hartlepool manager Colin Cooper has challenged Jonathan Franks to maintain his impressive pre-season form.

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Youngsters impress Cooper Hartlepool United

Youngsters impress Cooper

Colin Cooper has praised young Hartlepool duo Connor Smith and Kieran Green for grasping their opportunity with the first team.

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