Hignett heading to Boro

Last Updated: Mon, 03 Mar 2014 18:25

Hartlepool assistant manager Craig Hignett has resigned to take up a position at Middlesbrough.

The 44-year-old former Boro midfielder, who joined the League Two to work with Colin Cooper last May, handed his notice in on Monday afternoon.

Hignett played at Ayresome Park and the Riverside Stadiym between 1992 and 1998 and is set to become Aitor Karanka's assistant manager, starting work on Tuesday.

Have you an opinion on this story? Put your money where your mouth is and claim a free £25 bet.

Related news

Kike makes Boro switch

Tue, 15 Jul 2014 10:53

Kike set for Boro switch

Fri, 11 Jul 2014 14:16

Mejias seals permanent deal

Fri, 04 Jul 2014 12:56

Brobbel set for Boro stay

Thu, 03 Jul 2014 17:41

Karanka wants Omeruo return

Wed, 02 Jul 2014 17:45

Boro sign England youth star

Thu, 26 Jun 2014 10:27

Boro host Villarreal

Wed, 25 Jun 2014 10:17

Blues first for Boro

Wed, 18 Jun 2014 09:12

Boro land Latics

Tue, 17 Jun 2014 10:08

Dolan heading to Bantams

Mon, 19 May 2014 17:29
© eatsleepsport.com 2010