Scott Fenwick today came in for his first Hartlepool United start for six games in the FA Cup first round tie with Cheltenham Town.
Fenwick replaced Rakish Bingham who dropped to the bench.
Pools boss Ronnie Moore gave starts to loan signings, Adam Jackson and Jake Gray.
Middlesbrough defender Jackson replaced Magnus Okuonghae in central defence. Scott Harrison had been expected to come in but was ruled out with a hamstring strain.
Crystal Palace midfield prospect Gray came in for Michael Woods, who joined Bingham on the bench.
The final change saw a first start for summer signing Kudus Oyenuga. He came in for Dan Jones, with Jake Carroll moving back to left-back.
Pools: Carson, Duckworth, Bates, Jackson, Carroll, Oates, Gray, Featherstone, Oyenuga, Paynter, Fenwick.
Subs: Bartlett, Jones, Woods, Walker, Smith, Banton, Bingham.
Cheltenham Town: Phillips, Dickie, Downes, Parslow, Barthram, Pell, Storer, Munns, McLennan, Wright, Waters.
Subs: Lovett, Vaughan, Rowe, Hall, Thomas, Dinsmore, Dayton.
Referee: James Adcock