The Stats: Hartlepool’s Burey sinks Walsall


Hartlepool claimed a comfortable win at home against Walsall in the England League Two. The match finished 2-0 (1-0) after goals from Tyler Burey and Nicky Featherstone.

Hartlepool took an early 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 found the net and increased the lead, what brought the final score to 2-0.

The game was the fourth in a row without a win for Walsall.

Hartlepool are now at six points after three games, while Walsall have taken one points from four games.

The last meeting 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 play 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.