By Dominic Scurr

GATESHEAD are pleased to announce the loan signing of teenage midfielder Kieran Green from Hartlepool United until the end of the season. 

Green Hartlepool

The 19-year-old playmaker signed his first professional contract with Pools in 2014 and has gone on to make two league appearances from the bench and a further three appearances in the Football League Trophy.

The Stockton born youngster has progressed through United’s Academy and has previous had spells at Northern Premier sides Spennymoor Town and Frickley Athletic.

Green will join up with his new teammates on Thursday and will be available for selection ahead of Saturday’s trip to Eastleigh – he will wear the number 27 shirt.