Vital Football

Latest Blackpool FC News

Baggies beaten

Baggies beaten

Tony Mowbray's team put an impressive performance in against Premiership Portsmouth but lost out to a Kanu goal early in the second half.

The Baggies' dominated possession at various stages of the match at Wembley. Midfielder Robert Koren hit the bar from 20 yards and Kevin Phillips was a constant threat to the Portsmouth backline.

On the basis of their performance today Pool will need to be at their best to take the points next week.

However it remains to be seen just how physically and mentally shattering a Wembley semi-final defeat will be for the Albion players.

We can only hope that the wide open spaces of Wembley and the huge disappointment of missing out on the FA Cup final will contribute to a below par Baggies at Bloomers next week.

Meanwhile, Sheffield Wednesday could only manage a draw at seemingly doomed Scunthorpe. Former Seasider Ian Morris scored for Scunny in the 1-1 draw which leaves Wednesday three points behind Pool.



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Join the Vital Fantasy Football League - its Free!

Writer:TangerineLordy
Date:Saturday April 5 2008
Time: 2:58PM

Comments

0
I think we can sneak a win...no disresoect to WBA, as I believe they are one of the best footballing teams in this division, but they are beatable. We are hard to beat, they only just did it at their place. Have faith.
crossy2425
05/04/2008 23:27:00
0
A cracking goal by the boy Morris. Good to see him hitting the target!
sandgroanun
06/04/2008 14:28:00
0
I reckon we can beat this lot on Tuesday,won't be an easy game though as these are probably the best footballing side in the league and posses the best striker outside the prem in Kevin Philips and also have Bednar and Miller who are also a handful
SeasiderMcCulloch
07/04/2008 00:31:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Conlan Wins by TKO

Recent Blackpool Articles

New EFL Radio Deal Starts 2017/18

The Football League confirmed yesterday that a new three year deal with Talksport and the BBC had been signed to increase radio broadcast coverage from next season.

League Two Play Off Final Details (2016/17)

Details for the League Two Play Off Final at Wembley Stadium between Blackpool and Exeter City have now been confirmed.

Video - Luton 3-3 Blackpool

Blackpool will meet Exeter this month for the right to join League 2 champions Portsmouth, Plymouth and Doncaster in League 1 next season.

Bowyer Thrilled With Luton Win

Manager Gary Bowyer has spoken of his delight at seeing Blackpool overcome Luton Town to book their place in the League Two Play Off Final for this season.

Archived Vital Blackpool Articles

Vital Blackpool articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Blackpool
Write For Vital Blackpool
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

PO - Luton MotM
Suggested By:
Slocombe5%
Aimson3%
Aldred6%
Robertson3%
Mellor3%
Payne0%
Danns6%
Potts13%
Taylor0%
Delfouneso3%
Cullen34%
Sub - Black0%
Sub - Gnanduillet24%
Sub - Osayi-Samuel0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
C Portsmouth 46 26 9 11 87 39
P Plymouth 46 26 9 11 87 25
P Doncaster 46 25 10 11 85 30
4 Luton 46 20 17 9 77 27
5 Exeter 46 21 8 17 71 19
6 Carlisle 46 18 17 11 71 1
7 Blackpool 46 18 16 12 70 23
8 Colchester 46 19 12 15 69 10
9 Wycombe 46 19 12 15 69 5
10 Stevenage 46 20 7 19 67 4
11 Cambridge 46 19 9 18 66 8
12 Mansfield 46 17 15 14 66 4
13 Accrington 46 17 14 15 65 3
14 Grimsby 46 17 11 18 62 -4
15 Barnet 46 14 15 17 57 -7
16 Notts County 46 16 8 22 56 -22
17 Crewe 46 14 13 19 55 -9
18 Morecambe 46 14 10 22 52 -20
19 Crawley 46 13 12 21 51 -18
20 Yeovil 46 11 17 18 50 -15
21 Cheltenham 46 12 14 20 50 -20
22 Newport 46 12 12 22 48 -22
R Hartlepool 46 11 13 22 46 -21
R Leyton Orient 46 10 6 30 36 -40
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Blackpool Results (view all)

Blackpool Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.premier 1224
2.Bear1951181
3.SeasideEssexXile126
4.SaskPool94
5.Layton_Seasider60
6.BobHatton53
7.Hastings50
8.whitey194240
9.bfcpete32
10.liverpoolseasider29
Vital Football Comment