Ritchie Humphreys extends Hartlepool United contract

Richie Humphreys

Hartlepool United captain Ritchie Humphreys has signed an undisclosed extension to his contract ahead of his 12th season with the club.

The 34-year-old moved to Victoria Park from Cambridge United in the summer of 2001 and now holds the club record with 511 appearances in all competitions.

Sheffield-born Humphreys made 19 starts last term, with 10 outings from the substitutes bench.

He also scored one goal, the 36th of his Pools career.