Vital Football

Latest Blackpool FC News

That's Better!

That's Better!

Ian Holloway was a much happier man after Blackpool's 3-1 win at Carlisle than he was on Saturday.

Two goals from new signing Jason Euell and a close range effort from Brett Ormerod (although whether it was he or Ben Burgess who scored is apparently debatable) helped overcome a hard-working United side.

The home side did take the lead early in the game, but Holloway was pleased with the way his team fought back.

'It was a good game and a nice result and I was pleased with the way the lads pulled themselves back from one goal down,' said the gaffer.

He does however admit that The Seasiders are very short on numbers ahead of the season curtain-raiser a week on Saturday away at Queens Park Rangers.

'Obviously their ears were stinging from Saturday but they did well and it was a very good workout, especially as there were only 13 players in the squad who are actually our players.

'That is woefully short of what we need but hopefully that can be sorted out after our meeting today.'



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

Writer:Editor
Date:Wednesday July 29 2009
Time: 8:45AM

Comments

0
my friend went to this match and says you have a good squad for this new season .
Kimbo
01/08/2009 14:29:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Blackpool Articles

Stats: Crystal Palace v Blackpool

All the stats from Crystal Palace (2) vs (0) Blackpool, Selhurst Park, 23/8/16 Att: 7,533

Team Sheets - Crystal Palace v Blackpool

Blackpool go to Selhurst Park as the visitors to Crystal Palace for the latest League Cup match.

League Cup Round 3 Draw Wednesday Evening

The draw for round three of this year's League Cup competition will take place at around 9.45-10pm on Wednesday evening following the Accrington Stanley v Burnley tie.

Match Day Officials v Crystal Palace (23/8/16)

The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game against Crystal Palace this Tuesday.

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)

LC - Palace MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Slocombe0%
Mellor0%
Aldred0%
Robertson0%
Aimson0%
Daniel0%
Nolan0%
McAlister0%
Cain0%
Potts0%
Gnanduillet0%
Sub - Herron0%
Sub - Yeates0%
Sub - Osayi-Samuel0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Morecambe 4 3 0 1 9 2
2 Crawley 4 2 2 0 8 2
3 Luton 4 2 1 1 7 3
4 Leyton Orient 4 2 1 1 7 3
5 Colchester 4 2 1 1 7 1
6 Doncaster 4 2 1 1 7 1
7 Mansfield 4 2 1 1 7 0
8 Barnet 4 1 3 0 6 2
9 Crewe 4 1 3 0 6 1
10 Carlisle 4 1 3 0 6 1
11 Plymouth 4 2 0 2 6 -1
12 Blackpool 4 1 2 1 5 1
13 Hartlepool 4 1 2 1 5 0
14 Portsmouth 4 1 2 1 5 0
15 Wycombe 4 1 2 1 5 0
16 Yeovil 4 1 1 2 4 0
17 Newport 4 1 1 2 4 -1
18 Accrington 4 1 1 2 4 -2
19 Notts County 4 1 1 2 4 -2
20 Stevenage 4 1 1 2 4 -3
21 Grimsby 4 1 0 3 3 -1
22 Cheltenham 4 0 3 1 3 -1
23 Exeter 4 1 0 3 3 -3
24 Cambridge 4 0 2 2 2 -3
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Blackpool Results (view all)

Blackpool Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.SeasideEssexXile508
2.premier 1256
3.SaskPool156
4.Layton_Seasider130
5.Hastings112
6.Bear1951106
7.BobHatton70
8.AbelBFC36
9.53CODGER28
10.whitey194227