Take a closer look at the trio making up our new management team after confirmation of Matthew Bates appointment as boss.
On Friday afternoon it was announced that Bates was to be the new permanent Manager at Victoria Park after his success in the caretaker role during the latter part of 2017/18.
Ged McNamee was unveiled as the Club’s new First Team Coach, while Ross Turnbull has penned a deal to stay on as Goalkeeper Coach for the fresh campaign.
McNamee and Turnbull had been working alongside Bates on a voluntary basis at the end of last term and played crucial roles as Pools drove themselves clear of the National League relegation zone.
We’ve taken a closer look at the careers of our new management team and now you can read about all three of them by checking out our newly-updated Staff Profiles section.