Matthew Bates reveals the performance that has set the bar for Hartlepool United’s season
Hartlepool United boss Matthew Bates believes his players have set the standard for the season.
Pools dazzled for 45 minutes at Braintree Town on Tuesday, despite not getting the result.
And Bates is keen to see his players replicate their first-half show, but for 90 minutes, home and away.
Bates & Co host Maidenhead United at the Super 6 Stadium this afternoon, and ahead of the clash, the manager feels his side are closing in on that all important first three points of the National League campaign.
“That first 45 against Braintree has to be our standard now,” said Bates.
“That was the... read more
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