Craig Harrison has named a strong starting eleven for this evening’s pre-season friendly against Middlesbrough Under-23s at Victoria Park (7.30pm kick-off).
The Pools boss names ten of those who started in the last home outing against Sunderland, with Jack Munns coming in to the midfield in place of the injured Rhys Oates.
Devante Rodney gets his first taste of pre-season action after overcoming a hip problem and is named on the bench alongside trialist defender Kosovar Sadiki.
Pools: Loach, Magnay, Laing, Harrison, Adams, Newton, Hawkins, Woods, Munns, Donaldson, Amond.
Subs not used: Catterick, Richardson, Hawkes, Blackford, Rodney, Sadiki.