Hartlepool United - Dolan Definitely Not Coming
UK time is: 05:11:54
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Dolan Definitely Not Coming

It would've been brilliant for us if we could've brought Matty Dolan to the Vic again this season be that on loan or permanently, as some of us dared to hope we could, but this possibility will become an impossible option later this week.

Middlesbrough recalled Dolan from his loan with Hartlepool so they could assess him.

The midfielder, following this assessment, now knows that he doesn't feature in the future plans of Championship Middlesbrough and with his contract expiring at the end of the season hopes were raised that he could come back to the Vic.

These were dashed last week with League 1 Bradford showing an interest.

Bradford tried to sign him permanently but this wasn't a deal that was able to go through before the transfer deadline, some might have regained hope that we could still get him with a loan signing when the loan window opened again on Friday but those hopes have too been dashed.

Reports say that Dolan will complete his Bradford move afterall when he signs for them on loan on Friday with the view to a permanent transfer in the summer.

No matter how much we might have wanted him back, or how much he enjoyed his time at the Vic, Dolan will want to play as high as he can so with Bradford able to offer him League 1 football I don't begrudge him taking that option it's just a shame we couldn't have secured him even if it was only until this season ended.

Dolan is the one we can thank, in part, for Luke Williams coming to the Vic though as he advised his Middlesbrough teammate to make the loan move after Coops showed his interest in the forward.

Join The Vital Debate




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Monkey Hanger 1908 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday February 6 2014

Time: 9:02PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Hartlepool United Articles

Chesterfield Friendly Announced (Wednesday May 27 2015)

Transfer Update From Moore (Saturday May 23 2015)

Smith Wins Yearly Award (Saturday May 23 2015)

Bingham Returns To Victoria Park (Wednesday May 20 2015)

Hartlepool Injury Update (Saturday May 16 2015)

No Return Flight For Bird (Thursday May 14 2015)

Archived Hartlepool United Articles

List All Vital Hartlepool Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
 

Vital Members League (view all)

1. PooliePoolie 42
2. Owenhpool 20
3. WTFDIK 19
4. Old Poolie 18
5. poolyal 15
6. seaton 15
7. thepooliedoctor 13
8. Block Sands 9
9. pooleboot 8
10. Bowlsdirect 7

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. York 46 11 19 16 -5 52
19. Cambridge 46 13 12 21 -5 51
20. Carlisle 46 14 8 24 -18 50
21. Mansfield 46 13 9 24 -24 48
22. Hartlepool 46 12 9 25 -31 45
23. Cheltenham 46 9 14 23 -27 41
24. Tranmere 45 8 12 25 -23 36

Breaking League News

Former duo sign deals
York : 29/05/2015 22:54:01
Pompey - FSF's May Newsletter
Portsmouth : 29/05/2015 21:25:01
Chesterfield broadcast Roberts bid
Portsmouth : 29/05/2015 21:05:00
Brown Wants McLaughlin Deal
Southend : 29/05/2015 20:08:01
Potts Signs Two Year Deal with Luton
Luton : 29/05/2015 16:30:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Carlisle MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Flinders 5%
Duckworth 0%
Harrison 0%
Bates 0%
Austin 58%
Franks 0%
Tshibola 0%
Featherstone 0%
Nelson-Addy 0%
Fenwick 0%
Hugill 8%
Sub - Harewood 29%
Sub - Jones 0%