Central defender Sam Collins is the Hartlepool United team captain. A strongly built player, he started his career at Huddersfield Town and later had successful spells with Bury and Port Vale. Following this he had three seasons with Hull City which were badly affected by injuries. He joined Hartlepool in January 2008 and since then his experience and reliability has brought stability to the Pools? defence. For the past three seasons has been almost ever-present in the first team, and has very quickly reached a total of over 150 first team appearances. A player popular with the club's supporters, he has been chosen as the Away Player of the Year for the last two seasons.
The title-race heat went up a notch as Chelsea made their mark, Arsenal continued to put the pressure on the
A last-gasp Sergio Ramos header secured a 1-1 draw for Real Madrid in the Clasico against Barcelona to maintain their
The football world has been rocked in recent weeks by allegations of historic abuse.
The latest gossip and rumours from the newspapers and online:Manchester City are lining up moves for Southampton defender VIRGIL VAN
Premier League contenders Liverpool secured a semi-final spot in this seasons EFL Cup with a 2-0victory of Championship giants Leeds
The latest gossip and rumours from the newspapers and online:Manchester United want to sign NEYMAR in a £180million deal with