Hartlepool won 2-0 (1-0) at home to Walsall in the England League Two. Tyler Burey and Nicky Featherstone scored one goal each for Hartlepool.
Hartlepool started the match well and took the lead when Tyler Burey netted after 23 minutes, making it 0-1.
After that the game came to a long standstill. With more than 30 minutes on the clock, Hartlepool’s Nicky Featherstone scored and increased the lead. This brought the final score to 2-0.
It was Walsall’s fourth game in a row without a win.
Hartlepool are now at six points after three games, while Walsall have taken one points from four games.
The last outing between the teams ended in a 0-0 draw, with Hartlepool at home in March 2013.
In the next games in the England League Two, Hartlepool will take on Carlisle (home) on 2021-08-28, Tranmere (away) on 2021-09-04 and Bristol Rovers (home) on 2021-09-11. Walsall play Stevenage (home) on 2021-08-28, Bradford (away) on 2021-09-04 and Mansfield (home) on 2021-09-11.