The zenith of Sir Stanley Matthews' remarkable three and half decade long career came in 1953 FA Cup final for Blackpool. A match which is now simply known as the "Matthews Final".
It is a busy week ahead in the second tier of English football, with plenty of games to look forward to. Here, TheHardTackle takes a look at 10 things to look out for in the next 7 days of NPower Championship action: ———– 1. 24 games over four days With almost two-thirds of the season gone, we are starting to reach the business end of the campaign. From now on in, the fixtures will come thick and fast with teams desperately fighting to avoid relegation or keep alive their dreams of promotion to the Premier League. This week sees a taste of what is in store as Saturday’s round of fixtures is quickly followed by a midweek set on Tuesday. With 24 games in four days, there promises to be lots of entertainment, goals and talking points. With six points on offer for all sides and the table extremely close, there could be a completely different complexion on the Championship table […]
As the NPower Championship returns this weekend after making way for the FA Cup fourth round, TheHardTackle takes a look at 10 things you should be looking out for in the next 7 days of NPower Championship action.
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Blackpool travel to Old Trafford in a bid to extend their top flight stay for another season as all eyes will be on the starting line-up put out by Sir Alex. Will Holloway and his men breach the fortress at Old Trafford or will the depleted Red Devils crush end the Tangerine dream?
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Arsenal travel to Bloomfield road looking to end their run of draws and get their campaign back on track, but Blackpool will be no pushovers as they look to climb to safety. TheHardTackle previews the game.