Ronnie Moore has included five debutants in his starting line-up for this afternoon’s season-opener against Morecambe at Victoria Park (3pm kick-off).
Adam Bartlett continues in goal with Trevor Carson ruled out by a toe injury, while Harry Worley, Jake Carroll, Carl Magnay and Billy Paynter all start against The Shrimps.
Rakish Bingham is also handed a second debut and will form part of a three-man attack alongside Paynter and Scott Fenwick.
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Pools: Bartlett, Duckworth, Harrison, Worley, Carroll, Magnay, Featherstone, Woods, Fenwick, Paynter, Bingham.
Denton, Bates, Hawkins, Nelson-Addy, Oyenuga, Smith, Oates.Subs:
Roche, Beeley, Edwards, Devitt, Murphy, Molyneux, Ellison, Mullin, Wildig, Wilson, Parrish.Morecambe:
Thompson, McGowan, Kenyon, Goodall, Miller, Fleming, Ryan.Subs: