1. Hartlepool United Football Club is an English professional football club based in the town of Hartlepool in County Durham. The club was founded in 1908 and their nickname is Pools.
2. The club's home ground is Victoria Park, which has a capacity of 7,858 spectators. The stadium has been the home of Hartlepool United since 1908 and has also hosted several other events over the years, including music concerts and rugby matches.
3. Hartlepool United's highest-ever league finish is the third tier of English football, League One.
4. Hartlepool's main rivals are Darlington.
5. Famous fans include Jeff Stelling, Michael Gough,Janick Gers and Savannah Marshall.