2XI End of Season Report

Newly promoted Blackpool 2XI, started off a new campaign in Division 8 with an away trip to Division 9 winners Bury Old Boys. With two draws in the previous season both teams where desperate to secure a win and it seemed that Blackpool were the more determined side going 1 – 0 up early in […]

Blackpool youth show experience.

Blackpool Men’s 2s 6-2 Carlisle Men’s 2s by David Wright With Blackpool having bagged the promotion place in the league they came into the game with no pressure. Blackpool brought in 4 youth players with no 2nd team experience and re-called some more youth players for this game as regulars stepped up for the 1st […]

Blackpool show they have tiger blood!

Blackpool Men’s 2s 2-2 Carlisle Men’s 2s by David Wright With this game came a chance for Blackpool to get promotion a game early and with Blackpool there is only one speed, go! With the adrenaline pumping around, Blackpool were out to show they wanted back to back promotion. Blackpool had the better of the […]

Blackpool triumphant in battle

Blackpool Men’s 2s 5-0 Southport Men’s 4s by David Wright With promotion still lingering Blackpool could not afford to slip up! With only one substitute Blackpool needed to stay fresh and let the ball do the work. With the opening minutes it was obvious Blackpool were going to attack from the start with several chances […]

Blackpool see off Bolton

Blackpool Men’s 2s 5-1 Bolton Men’s 4s by David Wright Blackpool came to sunny Bolton looking for a victory and once again Bolton wanted to spoil Blackpool’s 3 points party like they did back in November. Blackpool however were not the only team down in Bolton overseeing the proceedings. Blackpool wanted and more importantly needed […]

Blackpool edge past Preston

Blackpool Men’s 2s 4-3 Preston Men’s 5s by David Wright Preston were the team this week who tried to stop Blackpool from gaining promotion. Blackpool were trying to shake off the rustiness after 2 weeks off and their break showed when Blackpool were caught out early by some raw pace and went 1-0 down so […]

Blackpool get rid of Moss

Blackpool Men’s 2s 4-0 Mossley Hill Men’s 3s by David Wright Blackpool were eager to get the game underway and to avoid the reputation as the comeback kids, they intended on scoring first early on but this was not the case as Mossley defended gallantly with Blackpool limited to shots on goal. However tempers did […]

Payne for Blackpool, Pain for Didsbury

Blackpool Men’s 2s 2-0 Didsbury Northern Men’s 5s by Peter Latimer Blackpool’s 2XI braved the cold weather to play Didsbury this week. Blackpool started quickly and were one goal up within a couple of minutes. A good Blackpool move was well finished by Jordan Payne to give the perfect start. Blackpool continued to create numerous […]

Blackpool have to battle for 3-2 win

Blackpool Men’s 2s 3-2 Keswick West Cumbria Men’s 2s by David Wright Blackpool once again came into a tough match knowing only a win will do. Blackpool and Keswick were obviously pumped up for this match; it was Keswick who came out the better side as they took an early lead leaving Blackpool on the […]

Blackpool back in the hunt for promotion after beating Southport.

Blackpool Men’s 2s 3-1 Southport Men’s 4s by Peter Latimer After the Christmas period both teams were looking to shake off the turkey and beer with a win, both needing a win for different reasons. Before the game started the heavens opened and some would think it was going to be one of those days, […]

Blackpool edged out by top of the table

Blackpool Men’s 2s 1-2 Bury Men’s 1s by David Wright Both teams knew this was going to be a tough one. The game started quickly and Bury reacted the quickest with a neat quick fire goal putting Blackpool on the back foot early. As the half progressed Blackpool started to find their shape and came […]

Blackpool draw level after tough Bolton comeback

Blackpool Men’s 2s 2-2 Bolton Men’s 4s by David Wright Blackpool once again came into the game needing a win to keep pressure on the teams above them, however Bolton had other ideas. Blackpool made several changes to the team that played last week and welcomed back striker Alex Diver and Vice- Captain Simon Thomas. […]