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The referee signals the end of the game.
Free kick taken by Christian Burgess.
Foul by James Poole on Sam Deering, free kick awarded.
Christian Burgess takes a shot. Matt Richards gets a block in.
(Cheltenham) makes a substitution, with Terry Gornell coming on for Byron Harrison.
Jack Compton fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick. Matt Richards gets a block in.
Handball by Matt Richards.
Scott Brown restarts play with the free kick.
Michael Ihiekwe fouled by Sam Collins, the ref awards a free kick.
Sam Deering challenges Michael Duckworth unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Darren Holden takes the free kick.
Jason Taylor on for David Noble.
Jermaine McGlashan gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Simon Walton.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Sam Deering on Michael Duckworth.
Scott Flinders restarts play with the free kick.
Greg Rutherford comes on in place of Jonathan Franks.
Foul by Billy Daniels on Simon Walton, free kick awarded.
James Poole takes a shot and went wide right of the net.
Jermaine McGlashan has an effort at goal and missed to the left of the target.
Brad Walker leaves the field to be replaced by Lewis Hawkins.
Mitch Brundle is cautioned.
Mitch Brundle concedes a free kick for a foul on Jack Compton.
Michael Duckworth restarts play with the free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Sam Deering by Michael Duckworth.
Jermaine McGlashan slots the ball right footed into the goal. Hartlepool 0-1 Cheltenham.Assist on the goal came from Sam Deering.
The offside flag is raised against Jack Compton.
Shot by Jonathan Franks. Troy Brown gets a block in.
Matt Richards fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick. Scott Flinders safely holds on.
Unfair challenge on Byron Harrison by Christian Burgess results in a free kick.
Header at goal by Jack Compton misses left of the target.
Free kick taken by Scott Brown.
Foul by Simon Walton on Billy Daniels, free kick awarded.
James Poole comes on in place of Jack Barmby.
Sido Jombati takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Scott Flinders safely holds on.
David Noble takes a shot and missed to the right of the target.
Corner taken by David Noble.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Brad Walker on David Noble.
Shot by Luke James went over the net.
Shot by Darren Holden.
Billy Daniels takes a shot and bounced off the post.
The match restarts for the second half.
The referee calls an end to the first half.
Shot by Jack Barmby. Scott Brown safely holds on.
Jack Barmby has an effort at goal.
Jermaine McGlashan has an effort at goal.
Sido Jombati gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Luke James.
Jack Barmby concedes a free kick for a foul on Sam Deering.
Sido Jombati takes the free kick.
Brad Walker gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Byron Harrison.
Free kick taken by Scott Flinders.
Byron Harrison challenges Sam Collins unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Corner taken by David Noble from the left by-line.
Jack Barmby takes a shot. Scott Brown parries the ball away.
Shot by Billy Daniels went wide of the left-hand upright.
Jack Barmby takes a shot. Scott Brown safely holds on.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Simon Walton.
Luke James concedes a free kick for a foul on Billy Daniels.
Free kick crossed by Jack Barmby.
Jermaine McGlashan gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Michael Duckworth.
Brad Walker takes the chance to get an effort at goal.
Free kick taken by Mitch Brundle.
Foul by Jack Barmby on Sam Deering, free kick awarded.
Corner taken by Simon Walton from the left by-line.
The ref blows the whistle to start the match.
Duo set for Pools bow
Hartlepool's new loan signings Scott Harrison and Connor Oliver are expected to go straight into the squad for the home game against Cheltenham.
Centre-half Harrison and midfielder/defender Oliver were both signed from Sunderland ahead of Thursday's deadline and could make their debuts as Pools look to bounce back from their midweek home defeat to Mansfield.
Midfielder Simon Walton returns to contention after sitting out a one-game ban, while defender Michael Duckworth returned to the starting line-up on Tuesday night following a leg injury.
Defender Neil Austin (toe) and midfielder Andy Monkhouse (hamstring) remain sidelined as Pools bid to bounce back from two straight defeats.
Cheltenham look set to be without experienced defender Steve Elliott.
The 35-year-old picked up an ankle problem in the 2-0 defeat to Scunthorpe on Tuesday night and looks likely to sit out the long trip north.
One player who looks set to feature is Coventry midfielder Billy Daniels who arrived on an initial 28-day loan on Thursday. The 19-year-old has made 33 appearances for the Sky Blues this season and could step straight into the starting line-up.
Manager Mark Yates is also likely to have Wolves loanee Michael Ihiekwe back in his squad after he missed that match with tonsillitis.
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