Blackpool - Southern Signs New Deal at 'Pool
UK time is: 14:53:31
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Southern Signs New Deal at 'Pool

Keith Southern has penned a new contract at Bloomfield Road, which could see him patrol the Blackpool midfield until 2012.

The 27-year-old, who has notched up over 250 appearances for The Seasiders, is almost always the first name on the team sheet, and has been since joining the club from Everton back in 2002.

And a two year deal, with the option of a third on top of that, is just reward for 'Gnasher's' hard work and determination, who is a fans' favourite with his no-nonsense approach and tough tackling.

One of only three players in the Blackpool squad to play in all of the bottom three divisions for the club (the others being Danny Coid and Brett Ormerod), Southern clearly holds the seaside close to his heart.

'Blackpool has been a massive part of my life. I've been here for seven years now and I've had some really good times here, so I was happy to commit,' said the Gateshead born man.

'I'm delighted to have signed,' he continued. 'I'm glad to have got it out of the way and sorted so that I can look forward to the rest of the season and a couple more after that.

The news is yet more good PR for the club, and follows a string of first team regulars who are committing themselves to 'Pool. Ian Evatt, Ben Burgess and Gary Taylor-Fletcher have all signed on the dotted line in recent weeks and it seems that their are some real positive steps being made behind the scenes.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



For the very latest Championship odds

Free 15 bet when you spend 5 on The New Football Pools




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

The journalist

Writer: Editor Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday April 6 2009

Time: 4:07PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Blackpool Articles

Blackpool vs Walsall (Sunday August 30 2015)

Blackpool vs Walsall (Friday August 28 2015)

Village Hotels To End Sponsorship (Thursday August 27 2015)

Holloway Has His Say (Tuesday August 25 2015)

Basham On Blackpool (Tuesday August 25 2015)

Transfer Progress Being Made (Monday August 24 2015)

Sheffield United vs Blackpool (Sunday August 23 2015)

Blackpool Transfer Talk- Michael Smith (Thursday August 20 2015)

Archived Blackpool Articles

List All Vital Blackpool Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. premier 1 393
2. SeasideEssexXile 254
3. Bear1951 244
4. Layton_Seasider 201
5. SaskPool 192
6. BobHatton 138
7. Hastings 117
8. SmartBloke 106
9. Albert Ramsbottom 98
10. whitey1942 61

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Peterborough 5 1 1 3 -4 4
19. Millwall 5 1 1 3 -6 4
20. Colchester 5 0 3 2 -5 3
21. Shrewsbury 5 0 2 3 -3 2
22. Southend 4 0 2 2 -3 2
23. Crewe 5 0 2 3 -4 2
24. Blackpool 5 0 1 4 -9 1

Breaking League News

What The Bosses Said - Latics 1 CreweAlex 0
Wigan : 30/08/2015 14:31:00
Latics 1 Crewe Alex 0 - Big Game Report
Wigan : 30/08/2015 14:07:01
Cole Secured And Off To A Flyer!
Bradford : 30/08/2015 13:10:01
Blackpool vs Walsall
Blackpool : 30/08/2015 13:00:00
Millwall v Posh - JPT Predictions
Peterborough : 30/08/2015 12:40:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Blackpool v Huddersfield
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Blackpool win 18%
Huddersfield win 65%
Draw 17%