Mansfield Town v Hartlepool United: Match team news, two changes for Pools

Pools boss Ronnie Moore
Pools boss Ronnie Moore

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