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Football Aid 2014 - Play At Bloomfield Road!

Football Aid 2014 - Play At Bloomfield Road!

How would you like to Live Your Dream of running out at Bloomfield Road alongside a Blackpool Legend before taking part in a 90-minute match on the hallowed turf?

Well now's your chance as Blackpool FC have once again joined forces with Football Aid - - to give fans the opportunity to play at Bloomfield Road in 2014 and raise valuable funds for charity at the same time.

Football Aid offers Blackpool fans the unique opportunity to experience a matchday in the same way the likes of Tom Ince, Angel Martinez, Kirk Broadfoot and co do every other week. Players will gain exclusive access to the pitch and tunnel areas, pull on their own personalised shirt in the official changing rooms, walk down the tunnel to the sound of a cheering crowd and step out on the pitch and represent The Seasiders in a never to be forgotten 90 minutes of football!

To add to that, the matches at Bloomfield Road have also been supported by a host of fantastic Blackpool legends in recent years, with the likes of Derek Spence, Terry Pashley, John Hills, Jamie Milligan, Ciaran Donnely, Marc Joseph (and many more) all lending their extra special support by playing alongside or managing the fans on their big day.

Securing your position couldn't be easier, just visit and choose the Blackpool FC game and then you'll have two Fixed Price options: Option 1: Buy Now - Book your place with a one off payment, or Option 2: Sponsored to Play - Pay a non-refundable £100 deposit for your place, then pay the remaining balance anytime before the 31st Jan 2014.

Blackpool fan Stephen Eckersley (55) played in 2013 and told Football Aid about his experience:

"I lasted 20 minutes at Bloomfield road but every minute will be a memory for the rest of my life. A big thank you to the Football Aid team. The legends were fantastic especially John Hills who kept shouting "Push on Eckers". Considering I'd never met any of my team before except the goalkeeper, we seemed to all get on pretty well before and during the match. To play at Blackpool FC was a dream come true and Football aid made it happen for me.
Thanks very much"

So if you're keen to secure a place on your Field of Dreams this season, why not visit and sign up today! Alternatively if you'd like any additional information, you can call Football Aid on tel: 0131 220 5999, e-mail:, post on their Facebook page: or send a tweet to @FootballAid.

Since forming in 2001 Football Aid have allowed over 14,000 football fans the chance to Live the Dream in 535 charity matches all over the UK. The unique concept was the brainchild of businessman and Football Aid Chairman Craig Paterson and funds raised from this year's events will benefit the work of the Blackpool FC Community Trust, as well as projects nominated by Football Aid's parent charity Field of Dreams.

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

Writer:Site Staff
Date:Monday October 28 2013
Time: 3:46PM

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