Posts Tagged ‘blackpool’

Hollow Man 0

Hollow Man


Always seen as a jester figure, Blackpool boss Ian Holloway in now finally soaking up the praise for his managerial skills after guiding his side to the Premiership. Until this season Ian Holloway was best remembered by football fans in this country for comparing a scrappy victory for his QPR side to a young lad […]

Back Page Tips: Play-Offs and Europe 2

Back Page Tips: Play-Offs and Europe


This weekend sees two of the richest games of the football calendar. The Champions League final and the Championship Playoff final are both personal highlights of mine and this weekend i’ve picked out the best possible value if you’re thinking of having a cheeky flutter on one or both of these massive games. Inter Milian […]

As The Rich Get Richer.... 0

As The Rich Get Richer….


With Blackpool just one win away from the Promised Land of the Premier League, Tyrone Marshall looks at the issue of money filtering down the divisions. THOUSANDS of Blackpool fans will queue around the clock at Bloomfield Road in the next few days to get their hands on the cherished prize of a Wembley ticket […]

The Championship - Play Off Contenders 2

The Championship – Play Off Contenders


It could be argued that The Championship is one of the most unpredictable leagues around, and with the promised land of the Premier League beckoning for the three teams who manage to climb their way out of it, the stakes have never been higher. The Play-Off Final is now estimated to worth around £60million and […]

The Championship – Weekend Round Up 1

The Championship – Weekend Round Up


Preston North End 0 – 1 Newcastle United The marquee match in the football league this weekend saw perennial play-off team Preston North End host Newcastle United on Monday evening. A Kevin Nolan goal 15 minutes from time ensured that Newcastle returned to the North East back at the top of the Championship. The goal […]

The Football League: Season so far 0

The Football League: Season so far


With an intriguing first month of the Football League season now behind us, BPF’s Chris Mann runs the rule over some of the main talking points the early rounds of the campaign have thrown up in our first Football League monthly review. The Championship Despite the nightmarish, doom-laden predictions which preceded Newcastle United’s start to […]