Nathan Thomas returns to the starting line-up for this afternoon’s League Two match at Morecambe (3pm kick off) after recovering from a chest infection.
Luke James will move into a central attacking position in place of Paynter, while Rob Jones will start in place of Matthew Bates at the back,
Michael Woods is also called into the side this afternoon, with Rhys Oates dropping back to the bench.
Michael Duckworth is included in the squad this afternoon for the first time since December after undergoing a hernia operation.
Morecambe: Roche, Beeley, Kenyon, Edwards, Barkhuizen, Molyneux, Ellison, Goodall, Miller, Parrish, Conlan.
Subs: McGowan, Devitt, Mullin, Bailey, Doyle, Stockton, Oliver.
Pools: Carson, Magnay, R Jones, Jackson, Carroll, Featherstone, Hawkins, Woods, Gray, James, Thomas.
Subs: Bartlett, Duckworth, Richards, Walker, Laurent, Oates, Bingham.