New loan signing Luke Williams has been handed his debut for this afternoon’s game against York City at Victoria Park (3pm kick-off).
The 20-year-old goes straight in to Colin Cooper’s starting line-up with fellow loan arrival Jack Barmby named among the substitutes.
Darren Holden is drafted in to the left-back role, with Neil Austin skippering the side from right-back with Michael Duckworth (injury) and Jordan Richards (suspension) both unavailable.
Marlon Harewood makes his home debut for the Club and will be partnered in attack by Luke James against The Minstermen this afternoon; James Poole is still out with a hamstring problem.
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Pools: Flinders, Austin, Baldwin, Burgess, Holden, Walton, Walker, Monkhouse, Williams, James, Harewood.
Rafferty, Collins, Sweeney, Compton, Franks, Barmby, Rodney.Subs: