UK time is: 18:20:24
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Fair Point For Coops

Manager Colin Cooper has said that the point we received from the trip to Accrington Stanley was fair in the end, although we were obviously looking for a return of all three.

A scoreless draw for the gaffer was a just reward for what was a battling display from the lads, and he explained to the Official Site that he couldn't be overly disappointed with a point because on our travels in the last two games we had lost, so it was vital we came away with something if we couldn't manage the win.

'My challenge was worst case we come away with something, keep a clean sheet and then let's see. I thought as the game went on I fancied us to nick on but it didn't quite happen and I think James Beattie will probably feel the same.'

Cooper goes on to say that he has to give credit where it's due because his scouting reports had talked about the performance levels of their two centre halves Aldred and Winnard, and he describes them as being very solid during the game which was what he expected as he was informed they were 'outstanding' in the game against Chesterfield, but what pleased him was defensively we were equally as solid and stood up to their forward line just as well.

Being very humble Cooper adds that it's probably just a case of saying congratulations to both teams for their organisation and discipline on the day, and neither team were particularly fantastic in the final third, but again that was due to the strength of the respective defences.

We have kept a clean sheet though, and brought that run of losses to an end, and he's pleased enough with that, believing a point a piece was the fair result.

This site is looking for bloggers, so if a fan can offer us a genuine opinion from someone that supports them we would love to share it with the masses!

To email your own unique article/blog for publishing
***CLICK HERE***

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: Site Staff Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday March 13 2014

Time: 7:23PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Hartlepool United Articles

Stats: Hartlepool v York (Saturday November 22 2014)

Murray Adds A Stopper (Friday November 21 2014)

Team News: Hartlepool v York City (Friday November 21 2014)

Newcastle Striker Campbell Signed (Friday November 21 2014)

Another Two On Their Way (Out!) (Friday November 21 2014)

Matt Crooks even more (Friday November 21 2014)

Another loanee gone (Wednesday November 19 2014)

Crooks' Loan Spell Ends (Tuesday November 18 2014)

Final Day Fixtures Set (Tuesday November 18 2014)

Murray - We Need To Show More Character (Monday November 17 2014)

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)

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Cheltenham 18 6 4 8 -10 22
19. Oxford 18 5 5 8 -4 20
20. York 18 3 9 6 -5 18
21. Dag & Red 18 5 3 10 -7 18
22. Carlisle 18 5 3 10 -11 18
23. Tranmere 18 2 6 10 -9 12
24. Hartlepool 18 3 3 12 -18 12

Breaking League News

High fives for City Ladies
York : 23/11/2014 18:03:00
That Wilkinson Red Card
Luton : 23/11/2014 12:31:00
250 Up for Tyler!
Luton : 23/11/2014 12:25:00
Still Disappointed at Burton Defeat
Luton : 23/11/2014 12:10:00
Mansfield v Argyle Match Highlights
Plymouth : 23/11/2014 12:09:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

York MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Flinders 0%
Duckworth 0%
Collins 0%
Harrison 0%
Austin 0%
Richards 0%
Walker 0%
Featherstone 0%
Franks 0%
Fenwick 0%
Harewood 0%
Sub - Ironside 100%
Sub - Campbell 0%
Sub - Jones 0%