Matthew Bates has made two changes to his starting line-up for this afternoon’s FA Cup First Round tie against Gillingham at Priestfield Stadium (3pm kick-off).
Kenton Richardson comes in to the defence in place of the suspended Peter Kioso, while Luke James is restored to the attack to partner Marcus Dinanga.
New loan signing Tyrone O’Neill is on the bench, alongside Michael Woods who returns to the squad after shaking off an ankle injury.
Pools: Loach, Richardson, Anderson, Magnay, Kitching, Donaldson, Noble, Featherstone, McLaughlin, James, Dinanga.
Subs: Catterick, Murphy, Woods, Newton, Hawkes, Muir, O’Neill.