Craig Hignett has made two changes his starting line-up for this afternoon’s Sky Bet League Two game against Grimsby Town at The Northern Gas and Power Stadium (3pm kick-off).
Sean Kavanagh comes in for his Pools debut after joining the Club on loan from Fulham on Thursday, while Lewis Hawkins is restored to central midfield.
Adam Bartlett continues in goal with Trevor Carson ruled out for the rest of the season with a troublesome shoulder injury.
Visitors Grimsby hand a full debut to new signing Adi Yussuf, while former Pools man Dan Jones is among their substitutes.
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Pools: Bartlett, Richards, Harrison, Bates, Donnelly, Kavanagh, Featherstone, Woods, Hawkins, Paynter, Amond.
Dudzinski, Carroll, Walker, Laurent, Deverdics, Oates, Alessandra.Subs:
Henderson, Davies, Andrew, Pearson, Disley, Bogle, Mills, Boyce, Collins, Comley, Yussuf.Grimsby Town:
McKeown, Vose, Jackson, Venney, Bolarinwa, Vernon, Jones.Subs: