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Bradford City sign Colin Doyle from Blackpool for just £1 – Twitter Reacts

After a failed play-off campaign in 2015-16 and the subsequent departure of manager Phil Parkinson to Bolton, the new gaffer at Valley Parade; or rather returning manager, Stuart McCall, has set about rejuvenating Bradford City for another attempt at promotion to the Championship. The void left by goalkeeper Ben Williams was recently filled with the signing of experienced Irish goalkeeper …

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Could Blackpool survive relegation from League One?

The date was the 14th August 2010, and Blackpool FC sat proudly at the top of the Premier League table after a 0-4 away win at Wigan Athletic. The relegation favourites had overachieved by gaining promotion in 2009-10, and were looking to repeat the trick by surpassing all expectations in the top flight. Sadly, come the end of the season, Ian …

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Why the Blackpool Rollercoaster shows no sign of slowing down

Embed from Getty Images Everything is fine!  You heard it here first.  Blackpool have actually won a couple of games this season and a new training ground is in the pipe-line. Crisis? What crisis!? Blackpool have had the most eventful month of far too many potential candidates during September and last Tuesday night added another twist to the tale – Blackpool won …

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Blackpool FC: No wins, no sponsor and hollow letters

The last two weeks for any other club would have been two of the worst in their recent history, but for Blackpool fans, it’s water off a Duck’s back.  Here I dive further into the twisted world of Blackpool FC. As soon as I begin to draft an article, some ‘only at Blackpool’ style event will take place a shortly after and …

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Blackpool’s Points Deduction Adds To A Long Line Of Horror Stories

Someone must be cataloging these headlines, surely?  I’m beginning to lose count. Blackpool have been handed a suspended three points deduction from the FA in consequence of their pitch invasion against Huddersfield Town in May.  So, Blackpool won’t begin the season on Saturday with -3 points, but if Blackpool fans intervene on the pitch during play again, the deduction will …

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