Liam Kennedy’s player ratings: How did Hartlepool United’s players perform in FA Cup victory over Kidsgrove Athletic?

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Hartlepool United are through to the first round proper of the FA Cup - but who stood out in their 1-0 victory over Kidsgrove Athletic?

Niko Muir’s strike after just eight minutes proved the difference between the two sides, as Pools edged past the eighth tier outfit at the Super 6 Stadium.

It was far from a classic, but did anyone really impress for Matthew Bates’ side?

Our man Liam Kennedy has dished out his player ratings - click the link above to scroll through our gallery and see how each player performed.