The former Cardiff City manager was announced as the new Hartlepool boss on Wednesday after the sacking of Craig Hignett.
Another former City player was less than impressed by Jones. Play off 2003 hero Andy Cambell himself tweeted:
Biggest wanker in football. Some of the things he said to me were awful and I'll take them with me for life!!!!! https://t.co/9FgErnrIXA— Andy Campbell (@andycampbell32) January 18, 2017