Blackpool 1 Millwall 0 - minute-by-minute

Kevin Phillips fires in Blackpool's winner

Kevin Phillips fires in Blackpool's winner

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A WONDERGOAL from Kevin Phillips handed Blackpool the win against Millwall.

The 38-year-old, who had only been on the pitch a matter of minutes, turned and fired a superb strike into the top corner from 25-yards.

Follow our minute-by-minute report below:

FULL TIME: BLACKPOOL 1 MILLWALL 0

90 mins: Four minutes time added on.

88 mins: Jonjo Shelvey tries his luck from 20 yards. Just wide.

87 mins: Kevin Phillips hits the post on the half-volley after he met an Eardley cross.

80 mins: Liam Trotter scuffs one wide on the volley from 18 yards.

79 mins: Lualua and Sylvestre are replaced by Chris Basham and Angel Martinez.

74 mins: Not much action here, but it’s very tight. Goes without saying, but the next goal is vital.

67 mins: BRILLIANT defending by Alex Baptiste prevents Millwall getting on level terms. Liam Trotters shot deflected towards goal where a Millwall player was about to head home into an empty net, but the Pool defender somehow got back to head wide.

LATEST: BLACKPOOL 1 MILLWALL 0

60 mins: GOAL FOR BLACKPOOL!!!

Kevin Phillips turns, 25 yards from goal, and fires one into the very top corner. Sensational stuff.

59 mins: Keith Southern comes off to be replaced by Kevin Phillips. Jonjo Shelvey has dropped back into midfield.

58 mins: Alex Baptiste tries one from 25 yards.

53 mins: Slow start to the half for Blackpool, need to get the tempo back up to first half levels.

45 mins: Millwall kick-off the second half.

HALF TIME: BLACKPOOL 0 MILLWALL 0

45 mins: Excellent half from Blackpool, just can’t find the net. You worry that the longer this goes on, the more chance there is of a breakaway goal.

40 mins: Shelvey tries a curler from wide on the right. Blackpool need to be a bit more patient here and not try and force a goal.

35 mins: Good half for Blackpool here so far, just need to find a goal.

34 mins: Callum McManaman has a shot deflected over after a Shelvey cross from the left.

31 mins: Long-range effort by Shelvey, easy save for the keeper.

29 mins: Decent spell for Millwall, two corners. Henderson seeing a header blocked on its way to goal by Alex Baptiste.

25 mins: Barry Ferguson tries his luck from 25 yards, just wide.

25 mins: Brilliant play down the right from Lualua. He cut inside and forced a good save from the keeper.

20 mins: Bursting run down the right by Neal Eardley led to Southern again finding space at the edge of the box, this time he fired well over.

16 mins: Lualua’s hold-up play is superb. The ball seems to stick to him and he brings others into play, just what Blackpool have been missing.

9 mins: Southern has a header cleared off the line after he rose unchallenged at the back post to head towards goal.

8 mins: After a good move, Keith Southern forces a superb save from Forde from 25 yards.

6 mins: Decent start from Blackpool here, look sharp and lively on the ball.

0 mins: Blackpool kick-off.

Pre-match: Great atmosphere building inside Bloomfield Road today, helped by a noisy bunch of away fans.

Team news: Blackpool made one change from the side that beat Leeds.

Neal Eardley replaces the suspended Ian Evatt.

Pool: Gilks, Crainey, Baptiste, Eardley, Cathcart, Ferguson, Southern, Sylvestre, Lualua, Shelvey and McManaman.

Subs: Howard, Ince, Basham, K Phillips and Angel.vc