NOUHA Dicko fired a reminder ahead of the weekend’s trip to Derby, by scoring two for the reserves.
Pool’s second string were in action against rivals Preston yesterday afternoon.
The striker’s double, along with another Gerardo Bruna strike, saw the Seasiders run-out 3-2 winners.
A number of first team hopefuls played, with Neal Eardley, Bob Harris and Chris Basham also in action.
The rest of the squad return to training on Thursday, after being granted time off to recharge their batteries.