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Grayson by numbers

Grayson by numbers

Simon Grayson BFC manager from 13/11/2005 to 23/12/2008.

Games played = 160
Wins = 59
Draws = 51
Defeats = 50
Win ratio = 36 per cent.

First game in charge = 13/11/2005
Blackpool 5 - 2 Scunthorpe United

Last game in charge = 20/12/2008
Blackpool 1 - 1 Swansea City

Most goals in a game involving Blackpool under Grayson = Swansea City 3 - 6 Blackpool
May 2007.

Best run of results for Blackpool under Grayson: The Perfect Ten:
30/03/2007 Blackpool 2 - 1 Crewe
07/04/2007 Blackpool 3 - 2 Tranmere
09/04/2007 Huddersfield 0 - 2 Blackpool
14/04/2007 Blackpool 4 - 1 Northampton
21/04/2007 Cheltenham 1 - 2 Blackpool
28/04/2007 Blackpool 3 - 1 Scunthorpe
05/05/2007 Swansea 3 - 6 Blackpool
13/05/2007 Oldham 1 - 2 Blackpool
19/05/2007 Blackpool 3 - 1 Oldham
27/05/2007 Blackpool 2 - 0 Yeovil

Worst run of results for Blackpool under Grayson: eight games without a win:
29/09/2007 to 05/11/2007
04/03/2008 to 12/04/2008

Best cup runs:
FA Cup 2006/2007: Fourth round replay defeat in extra time against Norwich.

League Cup 2007/2008: Fourth round defeat at Tottenham Hotspur.

Biggest home win under Grayson:
Blackpool 4 - 0 Coventry 22/12/2008

Biggest away win under Grayson:
Swansea 3 - 6 Blackpool 05/05/2007

Grayson the player for Blackpool:
131 appearances from 20/07/2002 to 31/05/2005.
Grayson scored seven goals for Blackpool.



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Writer:TangerineLordy
Date:Thursday December 25 2008
Time: 6:00PM

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