UK time is: 11:39:16
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

'Pool Star Drawing Attention in Ireland

Seasiders loanee Seamus Coleman has received many plaudits since his loan move from Everton.

And now the national press from Ireland, his homeland, are sitting up and taking notice.

After a string of good performances for Blackpool, Coleman is building for the future and believes the experience gained at Bloomfield Road will stand him in good stead.

'I had a good chat with David Moyes before I came here, he told me straight that I was doing well and that I was still in his plans but he just wanted me to get some more experience.

'I am getting games and that's the main reason I came here -- to get more experience,' Coleman told the Irish Herald, who came over to cover the 2-0 win over Doncaster yesterday.

Since joining on a month's loan - a deal which could be extended to cover the playoffs - Coleman has yet to be in a losing 'Pool team, winning four and drawing one.

His attacking runs from the back have been a delight to watch, culminating in wonderful goal at Scunthorpe on Good Friday.

Whilst his feet are firmly on the ground, the Ireland Under 21 international feels he has a future at Goodison Park: 'David Moyes has managed in the Championship, he knows it's a good standard and a good test for me. Everton have been in touch all along since I came here on loan. Alan Stubbs, the coach at Everton, rings me after every game with Blackpool to see how I got on, and the club are following my progress, so that's good to know.

'But Moyes has told me that my future lies with Everton and that they certainly don't have any plans to sell me. I have 18 months left on my contract so I intend to see that out and they want to keep me, they seem happy with how I am doing,' added Coleman.

'And Everton is the place to be now. It's a pity our run in Europe is over, I played in three games in the Europa League and that was a great experience, but I feel we could really do something at Everton next season, and I want to be part of that.'




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



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

The journalist

Writer: Editor Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday April 6 2010

Time: 2:34PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Blackpool Articles

Cywka on loan to Rochdale (Wednesday November 26 2014)

Lenihan loan ends (Tuesday November 25 2014)

On this day 1961 (Tuesday November 25 2014)

On this day 2007 (Monday November 24 2014)

Half Time: Blackpool 0-0 Bolton (Saturday November 22 2014)

Blackpool team to face Bolton (Saturday November 22 2014)

Kennedy joins Pool (Saturday November 22 2014)

Zoko out on loan (Saturday November 22 2014)

Pool welcome Nosworthy (Saturday November 22 2014)

Final Day Fixtures Set (Tuesday November 18 2014)

Archived Blackpool Articles

List All Vital Blackpool Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Bear1951 270
2. premier 1 268
3. SeasideEssexXile 161
4. Layton_Seasider 152
5. BobHatton 131
6. Albert Ramsbottom 83
7. SaskPool 71
8. suffolknwot 50
9. Donkeylasher 30
10. 53CODGER 29

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Millwall 18 4 7 7 -5 19
19. Birmingham 18 4 7 7 -14 19
20. Brighton 18 3 9 6 -3 18
21. Rotherham 18 4 6 8 -10 18
22. Wigan 18 3 8 7 -4 17
23. Bolton 17 5 2 10 -7 17
24. Blackpool 17 1 4 12 -18 7

Breaking League News

Stockley: I had to be selfish
Bournemouth : 27/11/2014 11:37:00
Molineux Mix is wrong
Wolves : 27/11/2014 11:00:00
Wolves will not rush Evans
Wolves : 27/11/2014 10:35:00
Gaffer joins Twitter!
Reading : 27/11/2014 10:00:00
RUFC - Millers Reserves Lose
Rotherham : 27/11/2014 09:44:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Can blackpool get their first 3 points?
Suggested By:  
Yes 50%
No 50%