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Team News: Pools v Wrexham

25 August 2019

Craig Hignett is set to be without Niko Muir after the frontman was withdrawn with a hamstring injury during Saturday's goalless draw at Chorley.

Defender Myles Anderson is also a doubt after he was alsoforced off at Victory Park and needed four stitches in a wound above his left eye.

Nicke Kabamba made his comeback from the bench after ankle trouble

and could feature against Wrexham, while Josh Hawkes is also pressing his claims

after returning to training following a hamstring strain.

Kenton Richardson (ankle) is due to step up his work next

week but will miss out on Monday, as will Luke Molyneux (leg) and Luke Williams

(knee).

Wrexham boss Bryan Hughes will welcome Bobby Grant back in

to his squad after the front man completed a three-game ban following his red

card in the game at Dover Athletic.

Christian Dibble – the son of former Wrexham and Pools

keeper Andy – will continue in goal at The Vic unless Rob Lainton can recover

from an ankle injury sustained at the start of pre-season.

Ben Tollitt will hope to push for a starting spot against

Pools after coming off the bench during Saturday's 1-1 draw against Barnet following

his loan move from Blackpool.

Defender Manny Smith isn't expected back from a troublesomeknee injury until Christmas.

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