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Lee Clark resigns as Blackpool manager

Lee Clark resigns as Blackpool manager

Lee Clark has resigned as manager of Blackpool following their relegation to the English third tier, he announced on Saturday in a statement released via the club.

May 09, 2015, 17:41 PM IST
Blackpool and the case of the missing statue

Blackpool and the case of the missing statue

 A bronze statue that went missing and then reappeared has become the symbol of the steady and unedifying decline of former Premier League football club Blackpool.

May 07, 2015, 09:37 AM IST
Tim Burton injured on set, hospitalised

Tim Burton injured on set, hospitalised

 Director Tim Burton was rushed to hospital after being injured on the Blackpool set of his latest movie "Miss Peregrine's Home For Peculiars".

May 06, 2015, 17:41 PM IST
Abandoned Blackpool game will not be replayed

Abandoned Blackpool game will not be replayed

 Relegated Blackpool`s final Championship fixture against Huddersfield Town which was abandoned soon after halftime following crowd protests will not be replayed, the Football League said on Monday.

May 05, 2015, 09:07 AM IST
Bournemouth keep Premier League dream very much alive

Bournemouth keep Premier League dream very much alive

Bournemouth kept their dream of reaching English football`s top flight for the first time firmly alive with a gritty 1-0 win at FA Cup semi-finalists Reading on Tuesday.

Apr 15, 2015, 09:17 AM IST
Blackpool rocked, Bournemouth go top

Blackpool rocked, Bournemouth go top

Blackpool were relegated to the third tier of English football on Monday just four years after playing in the Premier League, while Bournemouth stormed to the top of the Championship with a dramatic 4-2 win over Birmingham.

Apr 07, 2015, 00:20 AM IST
Missing striker Nile Ranger listed as wanted by Blackpool

Missing striker Nile Ranger listed as wanted by Blackpool

English football club Blackpool's striker Nile Ranger was reported to have gone missing for two weeks.

Dec 25, 2014, 13:41 PM IST

Blackpool appeal for Ranger to return

Controversial striker Nile Ranger has gone missing and his Championship club Blackpool have not seen him for two weeks, manager Lee Clark said on Wednesday.

Dec 25, 2014, 04:57 AM IST
Lee Clark succeeds Riga as Blackpool manager

Lee Clark succeeds Riga as Blackpool manager

English second-tier strugglers Blackpool announced the appointment of Lee Clark as manager on Thursday, just 10 days after he was sacked by fellow-Championship side Birmingham City.

Oct 30, 2014, 20:32 PM IST
Blackpool sack boss Jose Riga

Blackpool sack boss Jose Riga

Blackpool sacked manager Jose Riga on Monday after just four and a half months in charge of the Championship`s bottom club.

Oct 28, 2014, 09:59 AM IST

Hull swoop for Blackpool winger Ince

Tom Ince finally ended months of speculation about his future by signing for Premier League side Hull City on Monday.

Jul 07, 2014, 22:58 PM IST

Holloway vows to restore Lions` pride

Ian Holloway promised to restore Millwall`s shattered morale after his first game in charge of the Championship strugglers ended in a painful 1-0 loss at Huddersfield.

Jan 12, 2014, 14:53 PM IST

Fulham 1-1 Blackpool: Karagounis keeps Cottagers in the cup

After Ludovic Sylvestre opened the scoring for the Championship outfit, the Greek international averted an upset with a stunning effort as a replay beckons for both sides.

Jan 06, 2013, 09:53 AM IST

Kareena Kapoor unveiled at Tussauds

Bollywood actress Kareena Kapoor Thursday unveiled her wax statue at the Madame Tussauds museum in Blackpool, Britain.

Oct 27, 2011, 20:06 PM IST

Rule on fielding full-strength teams to be relaxed

The controversial rule to punish English Premier League clubs for fielding "weakened teams" is to be revisited and relaxed from this season by the Football Association (FA).

Jul 15, 2011, 21:28 PM IST

Rule on fielding full-strength teams to be relaxed

The controversial rule to punish English Premier League clubs for fielding "weakened teams" is to be revisited and relaxed from this season by the Football Association (FA).

Jul 15, 2011, 21:28 PM IST

Blackpool and Birmingham relegated, Man City take third

Blackpool and Birmingham City were relegated and Manchester City took third place on a dramatic final day of the Premier League season on Sunday.

May 23, 2011, 00:14 AM IST

Blackpool and Birmingham relegated, Man City take third

Blackpool and Birmingham City were relegated and Manchester City took third place on a dramatic final day of the Premier League season on Sunday.

May 23, 2011, 00:14 AM IST

Arsenal overcome Blackpool to keep up title challenge

Arsenal overcame a brief Blackpool fight-back to win 3-1 at Bloomfield Road and close the gap on Manchester United to seven points at the top of the Premier League.

Apr 11, 2011, 10:29 AM IST

Arsenal overcome Blackpool to keep up title challenge

Arsenal overcame a brief Blackpool fight-back to win 3-1 at Bloomfield Road and close the gap on Manchester United to seven points at the top of the Premier League.

Apr 11, 2011, 10:29 AM IST