TEAM NEWS: Hartlepool United v Notts County.

Manager Colin Cooper gives encouragement during the game against Plymouth Argyle. Picture by FRANK REID
Manager Colin Cooper gives encouragement during the game against Plymouth Argyle. Picture by FRANK REID

COLIN Cooper has made just one change for this afternoon’s FA Cup First Round tie at home to Notts County.

Defender Sam Collins comes in for Christian Burgess who misses the game at Victoria Park with a one-game suspension after collecting five yellow cards.

Winger Jonathan Franks retains his place in the starting line-up, with Jack Compton returning to the bench after serving his three-match suspension.

League Two player of the month Luke James again starts up front looking to add to his seven goals this season.

Former Pools player Gary Liddle starts for Notts County, who have a new manager in the shape of Shaun Derry.

Hartlepool United: Scott Flinders, Michael Duckworth, Jack Baldwin, Sam Collins, Neil Austin (C), Jonathan Franks, Simon Walton, Matty Dolan, Andy Monkhouse, James Poole, Luke James.

Subs: Andy Rafferty, Jack Compton, Antony Sweeney, Jordan Richards, Darren Holden, Nialle Rodney, Bradley Walker.

Notts County: Bartosz Bialkowski, Alan Sheehan, Gary Liddle, Dean Leacock, Jack Grealish, Callum McGregor, Yoann Arquin, Joss Labadie, Jamal Campbell-Ryce, Curtis Thompson, Mark Fotheringham.

Subs: Manny Smith, Enoch Showunmi, Andy Haworth, Ronan Murray, Fabian Spiess, Greg Tempest, Andre Boucaud.

Referee: C. Boyeson. Assistant Refs: D. Street, B Roberts.