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Blackpool vs Wigan Big Game Preview

Blackpool FC
vs.
Wigan Athletic

Bloomfield Road

21/08/2017

15:00

Latics travel to Blackpool looking for three points which could see them return to the top of League One. We were disappointing in mid-week performance-wise, however I think the majority were happy with a point in the end. If we can return with maximum points tomorrow, I think it's safe to say it'll of been a very successful week.

To the 2100 travelling tomorrow: Enjoy your day, drink plenty of beer and most importantly bring back three points.

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Blackpool FC Team News:

Colin Daniel returns from suspension, while captain Jimmy Ryan may also return following a recent injury.

Player to watch: Curtis Tilt

Scored in Blackpool's 2-1 win over Bury on Tuesday. Will be looking to continue that form into tomorrow's game.

Wigan Athletic Team News:

Will Grigg will miss the next two to three weeks after picking up a hamstring injury against Gillingham, and Lee Evans serves the final match of his three match suspension.

Player to watch: Sam Morsy

Has been in brilliant form since returning from Egypt, scored a cracking goal in midweek to rescue a late point.

Last 6 fixtures

Blackpool 1-1 Wigan
Wigan 2-1 Blackpool
Blackpool 0-4 Wigan
Wigan 0-1 Blackpool
Blackpool 1-3 Wigan
Wigan 1-0 Blackpool

Ref Watch:

Andy Haines

Match Prediction:

Blackpool 0-1 Wigan. Ivan Toney with a late goal.

Next Fixtures:

Wigan vs Blackburn
Rochdale vs Wigan
Wigan vs Bradford


Writer:Dan Rodenby
Date:Friday October 20 2017
Time: 8:10PM

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