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The referee ends the match.
Shot by Jonathan Franks missed to the left of the net.
Free kick taken by Steve Mildenhall.
Jonathan Franks handles the ball and concedes a free kick.
Jonathan Franks grabs a goal with a right foot finish. Hartlepool 4-0 Bristol Rovers.The assist for the goal came from Luke James.
Scott Flinders restarts play with the free kick.
The referee penalises Matt Harrold for handball.
Chris Beardsley takes the chance to get an effort at goal and hits the bar.
Tom Parkes takes the free kick.
Luke James gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Tom Parkes.
Brad Walker goes off and Lewis Hawkins comes on.
Shot by John-Joe O'Toole went wide of the left-hand post.
Ollie Clarke comes on in place of Danny Woodards.
Shot by Luke James went over the crossbar.
Free kick taken by Lee Brown.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Simon Walton on Kaid Mohamed.
Steve Mildenhall takes the free kick.
Unfair challenge on Lee Brown by Jack Compton results in a free kick.
Jack Compton takes the free kick.
Kaid Mohamed gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Luke James.
Jonathan Franks replaces Marlon Harewood.
Scott Flinders takes the free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Sam Collins by Matt Harrold.
Foul by Marlon Harewood on Tom Parkes, free kick awarded.
Chris Beardsley comes on in place of Seanan Clucas.
Alefe Santos on for David Clarkson.
Simon Walton scores a penalty. Hartlepool 3-0 Bristol Rovers.
Penalty awarded for an unfair challenge on Marlon Harewood by Mark McChrystal.
Corner taken by Jack Compton from the left by-line.
Free kick crossed by Jack Barmby.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Tom Parkes on Luke James.
The referee gets the second half underway.
The ref blows to signal half-time.
John-Joe O'Toole has an effort at goal. Scott Flinders catches the ball.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Lee Brown.
Shot by Brad Walker went wide left of the target.
Corner taken by Lee Brown from the right by-line.
Corner taken by Jack Barmby.
Brad Walker has an effort at goal.
Corner taken by Lee Brown from the left by-line.
Steve Mildenhall restarts play with the free kick.
Marlon Harewood challenges John-Joe O'Toole unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Free kick taken by Michael Smith.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kaid Mohamed by Jack Compton.
Brad Walker scores with their right foot. Hartlepool 2-0 Bristol Rovers.Jack Barmby provided the assist for the goal.
Andy Monkhouse goes off and Jack Compton comes on.
Free kick crossed by Michael Smith.
Unfair challenge on Andy Monkhouse by John-Joe O'Toole results in a free kick.
Free kick taken by Sam Collins.
Foul by Matt Harrold on Sam Collins, free kick awarded.
Free kick crossed by Darren Holden.
Foul by John-Joe O'Toole on Andy Monkhouse, free kick awarded.
Corner taken by Simon Walton from the left by-line.
Brad Walker takes a shot.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Jack Barmby.
Corner taken by Jack Barmby. Marlon Harewood scores a headed goal. Hartlepool 1-0 Bristol Rovers.
The referee gets the game underway.
Harewood poser for Cooper
Hartlepool boss Colin Cooper must decide whether to recall striker Marlon Harewood for the home game against Bristol Rovers.
The former West Ham and Aston Villa forward started on the bench in the goalless midweek draw at Accrington, but Harewood, midfielder Antony Sweeney and striker James Poole are all pushing for recalls.
Cooper has no new injury or suspension worries as his side look to get their play-off challenge back on track with a first win in three matches.
Michael Duckworth remains sidelined with a leg injury sustained in last month's defeat at Northampton and fellow defender Neil Austin is still struggling with a toe problem.
Bristol Rovers boss John Ward looks set to shuffle his pack for the long trip.
A 2-1 home defeat to Dagenham saw the Pirates' six-game unbeaten run come to an end and Ward hinted at making changes as his side get ready for their third game in a week.
Striker Matt Harrold was sent on in the 56th minute on Tuesday night and he will hope to have done enough to earn a start while the likes of Steven Gillespie, Alefe Santos, Danny Woodards, Seanan Clucas and Ellis Harrison are all available to step in having bided their time in recent weeks.
Rovers, currently nine points below the play-off places, know time is running out to if they are to gatecrash the top seven.
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