All posts tagged with: Blackpool FC

League Two Season Preview 2016-17

A division where owners are tighter than Wycombe’s midfield, finances are scarce in League Two. Portsmouth and Luton are the money-men, evidenced by the former signing Carl Baker and the latter bringing in star performers at Oxford. Both hope to convert big budgets into promotion but money is not the only factor, as Accrington Stanley… Read more →

Change needed at Blackpool and Crewe

A dramatic finale at Gresty Road saw 10-man Blackpool climb out of the relegation zone with a priceless three points. Crewe’s Marcus Haber cancelled out Jack Redshaw’s first half opener late on, before Tom Aldred’s strike two minutes later proved to be the winner, after Brad Inman’s missed penalty in the dying moments. The away… Read more →

League One Preview: Ferguson’s return to Posh

Here are The Football Lab’s predictions for the weekend’s games in League One. Crewe travel to fellow relegation contenders Blackpool, and the Tangerines’ Lancashire neighbours Wigan go to Bradford, in a clash of League One’s in-form teams. Darren Ferguson returns to Peterborough as manager of Doncaster, while at Greenhous Meadow, there is a clash of… Read more →

League One Preview: Gameweek 2

Here are The Football Lab’s predictions for 3 of this weekend’s League One fixtures. Burton Albion look for a third win in the space of a week at Barnsley, Rochdale aim to build on last week’s win over Peterborough when they go to Blackpool, while Millwall and Coventry will endeavour to put midweek League Cup… Read more →

2015-16 League One Season Preview

Here are this blog’s predictions for the 2015-16 League One season. Swindon will suffer shock relegation, going down to League Two along with Blackpool, Southend and Crewe. Barnsley will struggle in the lower reaches of the table, while Colchester will achieve a top half finish. Wigan will miss out on the play-offs, which will be… Read more →