Samuel Barrott to referee Hartlepool clash

Samuel Barrott has been named as the referee that will take charge of County's trip to Hartlepool United on Friday night.

His assistants will be Jonathan Bickerdicke and Peter Gooch with Rebecca Welch as the fourth official. 

This is Barrott's second season as an EFL referee and it will be his second County match, with his first being the 1-0 defeat at home to Leyton Orient last season.