Craig Harrison has made three changes to his starting line-up for this afternoon’s National League encounter with AFC Fylde at Victoria Park (3pm kick-off).
Keith Watson comes in to the centre of defence to make his debut after joining on loan from St Johnstone this week – he replaces the injury Louis Laing.
Liam Donnelly drops in to the right-back spot with Carl Magnay unavailable through illness, while Jack Munns is drafted in to the centre of midfield.
Pools: Loach, Donnelly, Watson, Harrison, Adams, Featherstone, Donaldson, Newton, Munns, Franks, Cassidy.
Subs: Richardson, Woods, Deverdics, Hawkins, Rodney.
AFC Fylde: Taylor, Montrose, Francis-Angol, Tunnicliffe, Bond, Hardy, Finley, Rowe, Muldoon, Grand, Jones.
Subs: Lynch, McCready, Blinkhorn, Smith, Ezewele.