Tangerine Dreaming – Championship Best Eleven (So far)

Tangerine Dreaming – Championship Best Eleven (So far)
As the Championship season reaches it’s halfway stage, TD takes a quick look over the season so far to select a team of players that have impressed with their performances against Blackpool. Blackpool players have been excluded and only players that TD witnessed playing against Blackpool are included. Given that TD has been close to being a part time fan in the last month or so then some good players may have missed out. Missing the home games against Watford and Birmingham may have taken away two contenders for the team. Watford’s Scott Loach and...

Inviting the Inevitable – Southampton 2-2 Blackpool

Inviting the Inevitable – Southampton 2-2 Blackpool
Blackpool tried to hold on to a lead donated to them by a freak goalkeeping error, but in the end they invited a strong Southampton team on to them and who duly equalised to rescue a point. Starting out Ian Holloway made one change in dropping Lomana LuaLua to the bench and bringing in Chris Basham in to midfield. Whilst Nigel Adkins brought back Rickie Lambert from injury to lead the line and Bartosz Białkowski for the injured Kelvin Davis in goal. Blackpool set up in their 4-3-3 with Basham adding extra bite and cover in the midfield. Southampton on paper...