Craig Harrison has made three changes to his starting eleven for this afternoon’s game against Torquay United at Plainmoor (3pm kick-off).
Blair Adams is recalled to the left-back spot, while Michael Ledger comes in to centre-back and Liam Donnelly moved to right-back.
Luke George is handed his first start in a Pools shirt in the centre of midfield with Nicky Deverdics also being used in a more advanced role against The Gulls.
Pools: Loach, Donnelly, Laing, Ledger, Adams, Featherstone, George, Woods, Deverdics, Oates, Franks.
Subs: Richardson, Harrison, Hawkins, Munns, Simpson.