Hartlepool send Nolan back to Blackburn

Hartlepool United have allowed defender Eddie Nolan to return to Blackburn following a two-month loan spell.

The 19-year-old Republic of Ireland Under-21 player started 12 games during his stay with the League One side.

"I’m certain that Eddie will have a very bright future in front of him and I wish him well," Pools boss Danny Wilson told the club website.