UK time is: 17:06:14
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Rotherham vs. Blackpool

Millmoor

27/03/07

19:45

Rotherham V Pool

It`s the big one, Pool`s game in hand; a win will move the Seasiders above Oldham into 5th place if they can overcome bottom-of-the-league Rotherham,.

Rotherham Team News:

Former Preston midfielder Michael Keane may return after he suffered a clash of heads in the Brentford game back on the 17 of March. Also back into contention is Martin Woods who also missed the Brentford with an ankle injury.

Player to watch: Delroy Facey

The much travelled striker is the club top scorer after Will Hoskins left for premiership side Watford. The Huddersfeild born forward has hit the back of the onion bag 9 times in the league and at 26 has done well to notch up 9 clubs so far.

Blackpool Team News:

Simon Grayson welcome back Shaun Barker after he missed the Bradford due to a one match suspension. He might not slot back into the side after Danny Coid was able to step into the right back role with ease.

Kaspars Gorkss remains on international duty so Grayson will keep with Michael Jackson at the back. Keith Southern will also miss out, but if fit would have trouble to replace the impressive Claus Jorgensen.

Player to watch: Claus Jorgensen

It`s taken some time for the former Bournemouth midfielder to settle down in the side but after a few games in the middle of the park he`s managed to stamp his mark on the games with the trade mark forward run which set up the second goal on Saturday.

Match Facts & Stats

Rotherham managed to take home all three points at Bloomfield road earlier this season. A second half goal from Will Hoskins separated the two sides.

Blackpool`s last win at Millmoor came back in 1996, goals from Lee Philpott and Andy Preece.

Ref Watch:

D Foster - Newcastle - Games: 17 Yellow Cards: 35 Red Cards: 5
Carl Bassindale - Scott A J Duncan
Paul Tierney

Match Prediction:

Rotherham 0 - 3 Blackpool

Next Fixtures:

Football League One Crewe H 31-03-2007




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: Campbell_BFC  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday March 26 2007

Time: 6:48PM

Your Comments

Paul Tierney is 4th official?!
AbelBFC
COME ON THE POOL 2-0 my prediction
Blackford
I'll go with that Blackford. 2-0 to us. Onwards + Upwards
SeasideEssexXile
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Blackpool Articles

Blackpool team v Brighton (Saturday September 20 2014)

Can the Seasiders turn it around (Saturday September 20 2014)

Meet the referee v brighton (Saturday September 20 2014)

First point for Seasiders (Sunday September 14 2014)

Riga revolution to end? (Saturday September 6 2014)

On this day 1929 (Sunday August 31 2014)

On this day 2007 (Sunday August 31 2014)

Who's next for pool? (Sunday August 31 2014)

Join up to the forum (Sunday August 31 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. premier 1 377
2. Bear1951 336
3. SmartBloke 189
4. Layton_Seasider 167
5. SaskPool 149
6. Albert Ramsbottom 131
7. BobHatton 124
8. Bribaba 109
9. Hastings 89
10. whitey1942 84

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Brighton 8 2 2 4 -2 8
19. Rotherham 8 2 2 4 -4 8
20. Birmingham 8 1 4 3 -7 7
21. Bolton 8 1 2 5 -6 5
22. Huddersfield 8 1 2 5 -11 5
23. Blackpool 8 0 2 6 -7 2
24. Fulham 8 0 1 7 -13 1

Breaking League News

Holloway Gobsmacked With Draw
Millwall : 21/09/2014 16:47:00
Hyypia - We Can't Be Complacent
Brighton : 21/09/2014 16:40:00
Warburton - We Weren't Good Enough
Brentford : 21/09/2014 16:16:00
Clark Felt He Made the Right Tactical Call
Birmingham : 21/09/2014 16:15:00
Passion Was Called For, And They Showed It
Cardiff : 21/09/2014 16:09:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

How many players will Pool sign before the deadline?
Suggested By:  
None 51%
1 21%
2 14%
3 0%
4 7%
More 7%