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Blackpool vs. Charlton

Bloomfield Road

23/02/08

15:00

Pool V Charlton

After the disappointment of the Ipswich result Charlton visit Bloomfield Road, with Pool looking for a revenge after a 4-1 drubbing last month at the Valley.

Blackpool Team News:

Michael Jackson will miss the match and a few more matches after a hamstring injury in the Ipswich defeat. Stephen Crainey is also out with an ankle / shin knock. Two defenders are able to play again, Kaspasrs Gorkss returns from a two match ban and Ian Evatt should be fit after hamstring problem.

Grayson may have a new face in with two players being touted to join on loan deals, defenders hopefully.

Player to watch: Paul Dickov

He`s up there with Wayne Gill as one of the best loan signing ever, 4 goals in 4 games is a great stat and he`ll be looking to continue that run of form against Charlton who do have one of the best away defenses in the championship.

Charlton Team News:

Alan Pardew will be without Kelly Youga, who serves a one-match ban for 5 yellow cards and Madjid Bougherra who is injured.

Charlton are unbeaten in three, winning 2-0 against Palace, 0-0 to Wednesday away and 2-2 with Watford after being 2-0 up.

Player to watch: Luke Varney

7 goals in 17 starts this season is a good return from the former Crewe striker. Signed in the summer for a whopping 2 million he's partnered Andy Grey upfront recently after starting the season up top with Chris Iwelumo.

Match Facts & Stats

As mentioned above it all went a bit Pete Tong at the Valley last month with the home side running out 4-1 winners. Bougherra opened the scoring, Burgess equalized but goals form Varney and a brace from Zhi sealed a comfortable win.

Charlton`s last visit to Blackpool was in March 1981 when they ran out 2-0 winners in the old third division.

Ref Watch:

C H Webster - Tyne & Wear - Games: 28 Yellow Cards: 56 Red Cards: 1 - MIB score of 2.1 placed 20th.
D J Roberts and R Merchant
Fourth Official R L Metcalfe

Match Prediction:

Blackpool 2 - 2 Charlton

Next Fixtures:

Football League Championship Norwich A 01-03-2008


The journalist

Writer: Campbell_BFC  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday February 22 2008

Time: 6:49PM

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You Have No Chance....3-1 Addicks...!
horseworrier
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22/02/2008 19:51:00
sorry but a win to charlton is needed for qpr fans 3-1 fine by me
ozanne park rangers
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22/02/2008 19:52:00
looking forward to tomoro,never been to blackpool,well not to watch football.....close game i think 1-1 altho i hope horseworrier is right..lets hope for a good match and atmosphere
stuie70
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22/02/2008 22:08:00
I think you guys are in for a huge shock especially if you have never been to Blackpool to watch Football the atmosphere is electric despite our 2 sided ground and our home form is well wait and see..lol
bisphamlad
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23/02/2008 09:39:00
Pass me a slice of humble pie please someone..!
horseworrier
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23/02/2008 18:58:00
Best game of the season so far what a cracker..
bisphamlad
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24/02/2008 09:26:00
Thats what you call getting your moneys worth!!
will it ever happen
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24/02/2008 13:34:00
and i predicted 1-1...........erm.......well played blackpool.... back to the drawing board for us i think
stuie70
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24/02/2008 20:25:00
 

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