Hartlepool United-Exeter City: Two changes for Pools

Padraig Amond: Pools start. PIcture by FRANK REID
Padraig Amond: Pools start. PIcture by FRANK REID

Dave Jones made two changes to his side for Hartlepool United's match against Exeter City at the Northern Gas & Power Stadium.

Padraig Amond returned to the starting line-up after coming off the bench to score the vital second goal in Tuesday night's win over Crewe Alexandra. He took over from the man he replacded in midweek, Louis Rooney.

Sean Kavanagh, who had been in good form at left-back before damaging his hamstring returned after a two game absence.

He came in for Kenton Richardson who moved down to the bench, Liam Donnelly switching to right-back.

Paul Tisdale named an unchanged Grecians side.

Pools: Fryer, Donnelly, Harrison, Walker, Kavanagh, Featherstone, Woods, Alessandra, Oates, Amond, Thomas.

Subs: Bartlett, Richardson, Bates, Hawkes, Hawkins, Orrell, Rooney.

Exeter: Olejnik, Stacey, Brown, Moore-Taylor, Woodman, Wheeler, James, Taylor, Harley, Reid, Watkins

Subs: Grant, Henville, Tillson, Oakley, McAlinden, Hamon, Croll, Sweeney