Macauley Southam-Hales is expected to return to contention
for Saturday's game at Sutton United after being forced to sit out last weekend's
The full-back was knocked unconscious during the midweek win
at Solihull Moors so missed out due to concussion protocol but looks likely tobe given the green light to face Sutton.
Pools boss Dave Challinor has no other injury concerns ahead
of the National League encounter at Gander Green Lane as his side look to hitback from their loss last weekend.
Adam Bale (knee), Fraser Kerr (back), Michael Raynes (thigh)
and Luke Williams (hamstring) continue to work towards fitness, while LukeJames remains sidelined after a groin operation.
Sutton boss Matt Gray will assess the fitness of Ben
Goodliffe after he was forced to miss last weekend's 2-0 win over TorquayUnited with a foot injury.
Influential midfielder Craig Eastmond made his first
appearance since the start of January as a late substitute and he will bepressing his claims for a starting spot on Saturday.