Hartlepool United v Southend team news

Hartlepool United manager Ronnie Moore.
Hartlepool United manager Ronnie Moore.

HARTLEPOOL United Ronnie Moore has named an unchanged starting XI for the third successive game for this afternoon’s League two meeting with Southend at Victoria Park.

Following the 2-2 draw at Newport County on Good Friday, the Pools boss has kept things the same as his side host the play-off chasing Shrimpers.

Aaron Tshibola shook off a groin injury to play at Newport and will start again today, as will Jordan Hugill who scored his first goal for the club in the draw at Rodney Parade.

Pools: Flinders, Austin, Harrison, Mirfin, D Jones, Duckworth, Featherstone, Walker, Tshibola, Franks, Hugill.

Subs: Maxted, Richards, Hawkins, J Jones, Nelson-Addy, Harewood, Smith.

Southend United: Bentley, White, Bolger, Barrett, Coker, Atkinson, Leonard, Timlin, McLaughlin, Corr, Cassidy.

Subs: Smith, Worrall, Weston, Payne, Deegan, Binnom-Williams, Pigott.