We take a look at the latest info from both camps ahead of Saturday’s game at Victoria Park.
Jake Cassidy is pushing for a recall to Pools starting eleven after coming off the bench during the second half of last weekend’s draw at Boreham Wood.
The forward has been out of action since the end of August with a stress fracture in his foot but is now getting back to full fitness and will hope to feature again on Saturday.
Liam Donnelly is back in contention to face The Shots after missing the trip to Boreham Wood while Michael Ledger will hope to prove his fitness after missing the last two games with a broken nose.
Ryan Donaldson and Aaron Cunningham are both still sidelined after ankle surgery, Carl Magnay is out after a hernia operation and Ketih Watson remains in the treatement room with a knee injury.
Aldershot boss Gary Waddock will be without influential midfielder Manny Oyeleke for the trip to Victoria Park after he was sent-off in last weekend’s win over AFC Fylde.
Nick Arnold is sidelined through injury until at least March so won’t be involved but Kodi Lyons-Foster could be in contention after being recalled from a loan spell at Whitehawk.