Blackpool 2 Coventry 1 - minute-by-minute

Coventry City's Clive Platt (left) tussles with Blackpool's Ian Evatt
Coventry City's Clive Platt (left) tussles with Blackpool's Ian Evatt
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AN injury time goal by Gary Taylor-Fletcher handed Blackpool a dramatic win against Coventry City.

The striker popped-up in the box to finish well from six yards.

Kevin Phillips fired Blackpool back into the game with only four minutes remaining after a brilliant cross by debtuant Roman Bednar.

Conor Thomas has earlier given the away side a second half lead.

Follow our minute-by-minute report below:

FULL TIME: BLACKPOOL 2 COVENTRY CITY 1

93 mins: GOAL FOR BLACKPOOL!!

Gary Taylor-Fletcher hands Blackpool a dramatic win. Roman Bednar once again involved.

90 mins: FOUR MINUTES TIME ADDED

88 mins: Sammy Clingan almost restores the away side’s lead with a superb effort from the edge of the box. Once again Gilks was a match to it.

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86 mins: GOAL TO BLACKPOOL!!!

Kevin Phillips taps in from four yards after a superb run and cross by Roman Bednar.

84 mins: Kevin Phillips races onto a Barry Ferguson pass before finishing well, sadly the linesman’s flag was raised.

82 mins: Tom Ince is replaced by new signing Roman Bednar.

72 mins: Decent response here from Blackpool, John Fleck goes close with a decent effort from ten yards. Blackpool are throwing everything at the away side now.

66 mins: John Fleck and Kevin Phillips come on in place of Ludo Sylvestre and Lomana Lualua.

62 mins: Big chance for Blackpool as the ball sits up for the half volley 12 yards from goal for Tom Ince, he scuffed it wide.

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58 mins: GOAL TO COVENTRY!!

Poor defending from Blackpool as the ball stuck in the box before being poked home by Conor Thomas from seven yards.

54 mins: Mazy run from Tom Ince ends in the winger lifted on over right-footed from the edge of the area. Never looked like troubling the keeper.

47 mins: Gary McSheffrey forces a good save from Gilks at the near post.

46 mins: M Phillips, Stephen Crainey and Barry Ferguson all have efforts towards goal as the ball bounced around the area. Getting closer.

45 mins: Coventry kick-off for the second half.

HALF TIME: BLACKPOOL 0 COVENTRY CITY 0

45 mins: ONE minute time added on.

41 mins First real glimpse of goal for the away side as Alex Nimley fires straight at Gilks from ten yards.

37 mins: Decent spell for Blackpool, few corners in a row. They need to be patient here, the goal will come.

30 mins: LuaLua and M Phillips again combining. This time Phillips raced onto a clever through ball and tired to nudge the ball round the keeper, Joe Murphy was a match to it and gathered it well.

24 mins: Brilliant defending on the line prevent Blackpool from taking the lead. It was Matt Phillips again who ran at the away team’s back four before beating the keeper with his strike, only for Cyrus Christie to clear off the line.

17 mins: Decent ball from Stephen Crainey down the left, Murphy did well to meet it and stop Gary Taylor-Fletcher having a free header from six yards.

9 mins: Good break from Blackpool as LuaLua set Matty Phillips off down the left, his shot was well saved by Joe Murphy in Coventry’s goal.

5 mins: Lively start to the game, Ian Holloway was keen on Blackpool getting at the away side as they are low on confidence, no chances as yet though.

8pm: Blackpool kick-off.

Pre-match: Ian Holloway makes a host of changes for the visit of Coventry City to a FREEZING Bloomfield Road. Lomano LuaLua, Barry Ferguson, Ian Evatt, Stephen Crainey and Tom Ince and among the players who return. Roman Bednar takes a place on the bench.