Dave Challinor

Home is where the happiness is for Dave Challinor and Hartlepool

Hartlepool boss Dave Challinor says Victoria Park is a happy place after they continued their strong home form. Pools made it three home wins from three since returning to Sky Bet League Two after four years in the National League. They saw off Carlisle 2-1 at a raucous Victoria Park...
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Hartlepool boss Dave Challinor sees room for improvement despite win

Dave Challinor was delighted with Hartlepool’s second home win in a row since returning to the EFL, even though he feels there is still room for improvement. After a slow start against Walsall at Victoria Park, Tyler Burey scored for the second weekend in a row to put Pools in front in the 23rd minute.

Dave Challinor in race to bolster Hartlepool ranks ahead of EFL return

Hartlepool boss Dave Challinor faces a race against time to rebuild his squad for life in the English Football League with only five players currently contracted for the new campaign. Challinor’s side ended their four-year exile in dramatic fashion on Sunday afternoon when a penalty shoot-out victory over Torquay at...