Hartlepool boss relishing home tie against Wrexham or Stamford
Craig Hignett says the FA Cup is high on his list of priorities this season.
Last night Pools were handed a home draw in the first round of the competition, with the winner of tonight’s replay between Northern Premier League Division One side Stamford AFC and National League outfit Wrexham awaiting.
And Hignett, who lost an FA Cup final in 1997 while at Middlesbrough, values the competition.
So much so that he is hopeful Pools, who are also targeting a spot in the League Two play-offs this season, can put a decent run together in the famous old cup.
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