The 31-year-old midfielder missed the 1-1 draw with Burton on Tuesday evening with a knee injury but having had an anti-inflammatory injection he hopes to return to training ahead of the clash with Pools.
But his regular midfield partner Joss Labadie will miss out once more as he completes a two-match suspension for accumulating 10 yellow cards this season.
The Gulls, rock-bottom of the Football League, head to Victoria Park looking for another away win having beaten the likes of AFC Wimbledon and Portsmouth on their travels since Chris Hargreaves took charge.
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