UK time is: 11:21:19
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Scunthorpe vs. Blackpool

Glanford Park

29/04/06

15:00

Have Seasiders Any Iron?

A point would do it. Surely? Pool go into Saturdays game against Scunthorpe needing (by my reckoning) 1 more point to stay in League One. With U16's going free, there is surely going to be a 'sea of tangerine' in the away end at Glanford Park.

This is how I think it will look after Saturday:
Blackpool 45 55
Bournemouth 45 53
Rotherham 45 52
Yeovil 45 52
Milton Keynes 45 52
--------------------------
Tranmere 45 51
Hartlepool 45 48
Swindon 45 46
Walsall 45 44

Hopefully, yes, HOPEFULLY, this will be true.

Vital Quotes:

Scunthorpe Team News:

Scunny have no new injury worries ahead of the game, with manager Brian Laws thinking of giving Cliff Bryne and Richie Ryan a chance to shine. Old timer Peter Beagrie is pushing for a recall also.

Player to watch: Billy Sharp

Goal tally says it all really. Will pose a massive threat to Clarke and co.

Blackpool Team News:

Simon Grayson is waiting to see how John Murphy is before naming his 16, as he is still struggling with a back injury. Coidy and Phil Doughty are still out. Neil Wood will be named in the 16.

Out: Danny Coid (Ankle)
Phil Doughty (Leg)

Doubt: John Murphy (Glass Back)

Player to watch: Keigan Parker

After scoing last week, getting into team of the week, and scouts watching, he'll want to impress again. The Scot didn't look to happy in mid week though, when he had to hand awards out at an academy presentation night!!

Match Facts & Stats

13th November 2005

Blackpool 5 Scunthorpe 2
Murphy 19,84 Sharp 3,35
Morris 42,90
Wright 45

Ref Watch:

J Moss M Brown and G Wallace Fourth Official : D K Benton Games: 30 Yellow Cards: 106 Red Cards: 8 From West Yorkshire

Match Prediction:

3-1 to the 'Pool.

Next Fixtures:

Saturday 6th May
Blackpool V Gillingham
15:00




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

The journalist

Writer: Editor Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday April 28 2006

Time: 6:13PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Blackpool Articles

Meet the Ref: Ipswich Town (Thursday October 30 2014)

Head to Head: Ipswich (Thursday October 30 2014)

Blackpool announce Clark (Thursday October 30 2014)

Clark pools target? (Tuesday October 28 2014)

Riga exits Bloomfield Road (Monday October 27 2014)

Is Val about to buy? (Sunday October 26 2014)

Blackpools awful start (Sunday October 26 2014)

Half Time: Reading 1-0 Blackpool (Saturday October 25 2014)

Blackpool team to face Reading (Saturday October 25 2014)

On this day: 1991 (Saturday October 25 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)

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Leeds Utd 14 4 4 6 -4 16
19. Wigan 14 3 6 5 -1 15
20. Fulham 14 4 2 8 -6 14
21. Brighton 14 2 7 5 -3 13
22. Bolton 14 3 2 9 -11 11
23. Birmingham 14 2 5 7 -16 11
24. Blackpool 14 1 3 10 -14 6

Breaking League News

The Bolton Preview
Norwich : 31/10/2014 10:24:00
Villa to get rebuffed over Sako move
Wolves : 31/10/2014 10:14:00
Former Man Utd Keeper set to sign?
Wolves : 31/10/2014 10:09:00
Team news: Blackburn vs Reading
Reading : 31/10/2014 10:00:00
RUFC - Evans 'Pringle Is A Threat'
Rotherham : 31/10/2014 09:42:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Can blackpool get their first 3 points?
Suggested By:  
Yes 48%
No 52%