UK time is: 10:03:59
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

'Pool Swoop For Sutherland

Blackpool have this evening announced the signing of striker Craig Sutherland on a two year deal with a two year option.

The 22 year old - who has been playing college football in America - looked set to sign for Reading according to reports earlier today, but the Seasiders have nipped in to snatch him from under the Berkshire club's noses after he caught Ian Holloway's interest following trials at the likes of St. Mirren and Dumbarton up in Scotland earlier this summer.

According to his bio on the North Carolina State university website, Sutherland has played at the 2009 World University Games, has racked up several goals and assists, won several awards and also represented his home nation of Scotland at athletics.

Sutherland has gone straight onto the bench for tonight's pre-season friendly against Hibernian.




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: Eamonn Moore  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday July 26 2011

Time: 7:39PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Blackpool Articles

Early Team News: Blackpool v Brighton (Friday January 30 2015)

Last Time Out: Brighton (Friday January 30 2015)

Clark Tries to Give Lewis Clarity (Friday January 30 2015)

Clark - Two Birds One Brighton (Friday January 30 2015)

Bouncing Back? (Friday January 30 2015)

Blackpool to seek new Sponsors (Thursday January 29 2015)

Clark happy with Rothwell sigining (Thursday January 29 2015)

Hyland training with Blackpool (Thursday January 29 2015)

Pool chasing Potts (Thursday January 29 2015)

Blackpool MotM Against Watford (Wednesday January 28 2015)

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. premier 1 335
2. Bear1951 306
3. SeasideEssexXile 180
4. Layton_Seasider 147
5. Albert Ramsbottom 135
6. BobHatton 134
7. SmartBloke 101
8. Hastings 89
9. whitey1942 81
10. SaskPool 74

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Reading 27 8 7 12 -11 31
19. Brighton 27 6 11 10 -5 29
20. Rotherham 27 6 11 10 -10 29
21. Leeds Utd 26 6 8 12 -11 26
22. Millwall 27 5 9 13 -19 24
23. Wigan 27 4 9 14 -10 21
24. Blackpool 26 3 7 16 -29 16

Breaking League News

Key man watch: Tom Lees
Reading : 31/01/2015 10:00:00
Grant - Patience The Key
Derby County : 31/01/2015 10:00:00
McClaren Working On New Systems
Derby County : 31/01/2015 09:42:00
Ipswich v Latics - Big Game Preview
Wigan : 31/01/2015 09:38:00
Ten Hornets swatted
Bournemouth : 31/01/2015 09:04:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Blackpool v Brighton
Suggested By:  
Blackpool win 12%
Brighton win 66%
Draw 22%