Hartlepool won the game at home to Walsall 2-0 (1-0) in the England League Two. Tyler Burey and Nicky Featherstone were behind the victory with one goal each.
Hartlepool started the match best and took the lead when Tyler Burey scored in the 23rd minute, making it 0-1.
It took a long time before the next goal came. With more than 30 minutes on the clock, Hartlepool’s Nicky Featherstone netted and increased the lead. The 2-0 goal was the last one of the game.
It was Walsall’s fourth game in a row without a win.
Hartlepool have six points after three games, while Walsall have taken one points through four games.
The last meeting between the teams ended in a 0-0 draw, with Hartlepool at home in March 2013.
After this game 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.