Tag Archives: Blackpool

Blackpool Promoted to Premier League

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Blackpool’s promotion to the best league in the world today was exactly what the Premier League needed. In a season with plenty of highs and lows on and off the pitch, it was down to feel-good stories from Fulham, Portsmouth … Continue reading

Blackpool v Cardiff City, Championship Playoff Final: Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Today’s Championship Playoff Final is often called the richest final in the sport. The winner stands to gain around 90 million pounds, which is far more than the 36 million pound prize on offer in this afternoon’s Champions League final … Continue reading

Poll: What Match Are You Looking Forward To The Most?

Posted on by Christopher Harris

While the Premier League season may be over and there’s three weeks to go before the World Cup begins (yippee), there is the matter of three games this weekend. All of which are important for different reasons. Blackpool v Cardiff … Continue reading

A Beginner's Guide To Blackpool F.C.

Posted on by Paul Bestall

So Saturday will see which one of two former top flight clubs return to the top level of English football with the Championship Play-Off final. As neither have troubled the top division in quite a long time, newer fans to … Continue reading

Blackpool Dreams of Promotion to Premier League

Posted on by Ian Jones

The Coca-Cola Championship Playoff Final is called the richest match in football as the winner will be promoted to the so called glory land of the EPL – and with it all the riches … estimated at 90 million pounds … Continue reading

The Championship: Halfway There

Posted on by Rob McCluskey

Unless your team was unfortunate enough to be struck by bad weather (particularly Barnsley), you may realise we are now at the halfway point of the Championship season. 23 games gone and all of sudden ambitions become a bit clearer … Continue reading

Are The Cracks Showing For Blackwell Once More?

Posted on by Dan Trelfer

It is probably against all the rules of a blog to direct the reader away in the first paragraph, but I think it’s worth it. Before you read this little ramble, have a listen to the BBC interview with Kevin … Continue reading

Legends Of English Football: #1 Sir Stanley Matthews

Posted on by Paul Bestall

“The man who taught us the way football should be played” Pele Well if you’re going to start a series like this, there is only one person to start with in my opinion, Sir Stanley Matthews, the wizard of dribble. Matthews … Continue reading

Who Are The All-Time League Leaders in English Football?

Posted on by Christopher Harris

If you took every professional team in English football and compiled an all-time league table that calculated the number of points the clubs have earned since their existence, which teams would be at the top? You may be surprised by … Continue reading

CCC Club Snapshots: Blackpool

Posted on by Shakira Graham

Blackpool  Founded: 1887 Nickname: ‘Pool, The Seasiders Ground: Bloomfield Road ( 9,788) Last Season: 19th in the CCC 54 points FA Cup Winner: 1953 Johnstone’s Paint Trophy: 2002,2004 Division Two/ League One Champions: 1929/30