Hartlepool United v Accrington Stanley: Team news, FIVE changes for Pools

Craig Hignett rang the changes for Hartlepool United for tonight's big League Two clash with Accrington.

Tuesday, 19th April 2016, 6:36 pm
Updated Tuesday, 19th April 2016, 7:59 pm
Jordan Richards

Jordan Richards, Brad Walker, Josh Laurent, Jake Gray and Rakish Bingham all came into the starting line-up.

Carl Magnay, Nicky Featherstone, Lewis Hawkins, Michael Duckworth and Luke James all made way.

Laurent was making his first start since his transfer-deadline-day move from Brentford.

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Magnay, Featherstone and James were named on the bench where Ebby Nelson-Addy was included in the matchday 18 for the first time since October 31 at Wimbledon.

Gray and Thomas flanked Bingham who scored a screamer in the corresponding fixture in January.

Pools: Carson, Richards, Bates, Jackson, Carroll, Walker, Laurent, Woods, Gray, Thomas, Bingham.

Subs: Bartlett, R Jones, Magnay, Featherstone, James, Oates, Nelson-Addy.

Accrington: Etheridge, Pearsaon, Davies, Hughes, Buxton, Mingoia, Conneely, Halliday, Fosu, Windass, Kee

Subs: Mooney, McConville, McCartan, Barry, Wakefield, Gornell, Boco

Referee: Steve Martin