UK time is: 15:07:22
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Blackpool vs. Scunthorpe

Bloomfield Road

18/04/07

15:00

Pool V Scunthorpe

Pool take on top of the league Scunthorpe in the last game of the season at Bloomfield Road



Blackpool Team News:

Simon Grayson has Joe Hart in goal once again, Edge, Rachubka and Evans all still injured.

Good news is that Scott Vernon has returned to training, Pool have had no recognised striker on the bench for the last few games since injury to Burgess and Blinkhorn. David Fox is also back in contention after injury, he played in the mid-week reserve game.

Player to watch: Keith Southern

The midfielder will be vital in breaking up the play in the middle and will be looking to at to his 5 goals this season.

Scunthorpe Team News:

Captain Andy Crosby is expected to return to the team after suspension as is Matt Sparrow who missed the Tranmere game for the same reason.

im Goodwin, Richard Hinds, Ian Morris and Ian Baraclough are all pushing for a starting place.

Player to watch: Billy Sharp

The league's top scorer is looking for his 31st goal of the season to break the 45 year club record of goals in the season currently held by Barrie Thomas. The former Sheffield United forward has set the division on fire this season and has impressive Scunthorpe record of 53 goals in 92 appearances.

Match Facts & Stats

Pool are looking for the double over Scunthorpe, after a 3-1 win in December Pool at Glanford Park. Morrell, Hoolahan and Parker gave the away side the lead, a late Baraclough goal was a conciliation after Hoolahan had been sent off on 77.

The last visit of Scunthorpe to Bloomfield was that famous 5-2 win, Grayson first game in charge, Murphy x 2 Morris x 2 and one from Wright.

Ref Watch:

J Moss - West Yorkshire - Games: 38 Yellow Cards: 93 Red Cards: 8
A D Hutchinson and B J Tattan
Fourth Official : P Bramley

Match Prediction:

Pool 3 - 2 Scunthorpe

Next Fixtures:

Football League One Swansea A 05-05-2007




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:Friday April 27 2007

Time: 6:16PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Articles

Oyston calls in police (Thursday April 24 2014)

why not join up to Blackpool Vital (Thursday April 24 2014)

Pool hand out 3000 free tickets (Thursday April 24 2014)

Final 2 games for Seasiders (Wednesday April 23 2014)

Blackpool team v Brighton (Monday April 21 2014)

Meet the Referee v Burnley (Thursday April 17 2014)

Leeds Review (Thursday April 17 2014)

Fans display their anger (Thursday April 10 2014)

Relegation Battle Looms (Monday April 7 2014)

Archived 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 1 343
2. SaskPool 224
3. SeasideEssexXile 190
4. Poole-Pool 181
5. Bear1951 168
6. Albert Ramsbottom 150
7. BobHatton 89
8. UAE Seasider 84
9. 53CODGER 61
10. nodrogaty 61

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Charlton 43 11 12 20 -23 45
19. Doncaster 44 11 11 22 -28 44
20. Millwall 44 10 14 20 -29 44
21. Birmingham 43 11 10 22 -13 43
22. Blackpool 44 10 13 21 -27 43
23. Barnsley 44 9 12 23 -30 39
24. Yeovil 44 8 13 23 -26 37

Breaking League News

Martin Happy With Play-Offs
Derby County : 24/04/2014 15:00:00
Cherries host Forest
Bournemouth : 24/04/2014 14:49:00
Prutton weighing up playing options
Sheff Wed : 24/04/2014 13:39:00
Owls have competition for Hull striker
Sheff Wed : 24/04/2014 13:34:00
Owls suffer double injury blow
Sheff Wed : 24/04/2014 13:28:00
Scout Focus: Leeds United
Birmingham : 24/04/2014 13:00:00
Madejski reveals 'slow progress' in owner search
Reading : 24/04/2014 13:00:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

how many more points will Blackpool get
Suggested By:  
1 50%
2 0%
3 25%
4 25%
5 0%
6 0%