Team news: Duo make Hartlepool United return at Dagenham

Blair Adams
Blair Adams

Blair Adams and Carl Magnay return to the Hartlepool United XI at Dagenham this afternoon.

Adams is back in at left-back after serving a one-game suspension for his sending off at Gateshead's International Stadium.

Magnay comes back in after spending a month on the sidelines with fluid on the lung and bruised ribs.

Michael Ledger, Keith Watson and Michael Woods were all declared fit pre-match, while Rhys Oates failed a late fitness test. He misses out on the matchday 16 with a dead leg.

Pools XI: Scott Loach, Carl Magnay, Michael Ledger, Keith Watson, Nicky Deverdics, Lewis Hawkins, Michael Woods, Liam Donnelly, Blair Adams, Jake Cassidy, Jonathan Franks.

Subs: Ryan Catterick, Louis Laing, Jack Munns, Conor Newton, Devante Rodney.