Blackpool’s Free Fall Shows No Sign of Slowing

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Blackpool sit bottom of League One and are without a competitive victory since January. The Tangerines are in danger of disappearing back to League Two even quicker than their rapid climb to the Premier League five years ago. The well-documented off-field problems continue on a daily basis and what seems a never ending battle between supporters and […] READ MORE


No new Season Optimism for Blackpool Fans

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Its that time of year again. Fans up and down the land are looking forward to the new football season. Saturday sees the first round of competitive fixtures across England and for most it’s one of the most anticipated dates on the calendar. Sadly, this isn’t the case at Blackpool. No new Season Optimism for Blackpool Fans […] READ MORE


England Reshuffle the Pack Ahead of Third Test

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The England selectors have tinkered with the batting line-up ahead of the third Test at Edgbaston. Jonny Bairtstow has been called up to replace fellow Yorkshire batsman Gary Ballance. The change means a shift up the order for Ian Bell and Joe Root. England Reshuffle the Pack Ahead of Third Test Ballance has been horribly out […] READ MORE


Blackpool Supporters Trust Bid Ignored by the Oyston Family

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Two weeks ago, Blackpool Supporters Trust (BST) launched a bid to buy Blackpool Football Club. Last night, the deadline for a response passed without acknowledgment from the current owners – the Oyston family. The bid worth £23 million has been totally ignored; something that BST has said is “disappointing but not in the least surprising”. It […] READ MORE


England’s Opening Batsman Search Continues

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England are struggling to find a consistent opening partner for skipper Alastair Cook. The search has been ongoing since Andrew Strauss retired in 2012.  The man selected for the current Ashes series, Adam Lyth, has so far failed to make an impact against the Aussies. He has made just 43 runs in his three Ashes innings, including […] READ MORE


Blackpool Pre-Season Opener Abandoned

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Lancaster v Blackpool was abandoned with the score at 1-3 to the Seasiders, due to a pitch invasion by some visiting supporters. This is the latest in a series of protests against the Chairman, Karl Oyston. Fans have stepped up their campaign to remove Oyston in recent months which saw the clubs last league game […] READ MORE


Blackpool Supporters’ Trust Table £16 Million Takeover Bid

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Blackpool Supporters’ Trust (BST) launched last year with a clear manifesto: to represent and campaign on issues decided by its members and by extension supporters of Blackpool Football Club. That promise has been backed up today, as they have decided to table an offer for the club on behalf of its fans. Could Tuesday 7th […] READ MORE


The Ashes Preview

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The 2015 Ashes summer begins on Wednesday. England meet the tourists at Cardiff, in the first instalment of what promises to be a thrilling summer of cricket. The hosts will be looking to bounce back after a 5-0 whitewash down under in their last meeting back in 2013-14. A couple of weeks ago one could […] READ MORE


Blackpool in Pre-Season Predicament… Again.

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The Blackpool squad returned to training on Monday, ahead of their League One campaign. The gulf between where the club was five years ago and where it lies currently could, now, be seen from space. Gone are the dizzy heights of the Premier League and back are the cold Tuesday nights at Port Vale and […] READ MORE


Lionesses Valiantly Restore Some English Pride

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England’s Lionesses were knocked out of the World Cup in the cruellest of fashions, after a 92nd minute own goal sent world champions Japan into the final. In typical English football style, it was another hard luck story and scenes of total devastation greeted the final whistle. There is, however, something different about this particular […] READ MORE