Ronnie Moore made two changes to his Hartlepool United side for today's League Two trip to Mansfield Town
Michael Duckworth, as feared, missed out with a calf problem, with Scott Harrison coming in at right-back.
Up front, ex-Mansfield striker Rakish Bingham was preferred to Scott Fenwick, who dropped down to the bench.
Michael Woods was ruled out with a dead leg so Brad Walker was named at sub along with Connor Smith, who returned to the 18..
Pools: Carson, Harrison, Jackson, Bates, Carroll, Oyenuga, Gray, Magnay, Naismith, Mandron. Bingham.
Subs: Bartlett, Jones, Featherstone, Walker, Fenwick, Oates, Smith