Blackpool 4 Burnley 0 - minute-by-minute

Blackpool's Gary Taylor-Fletcher (right) tackles Burnley's Marvin Bartley
Blackpool's Gary Taylor-Fletcher (right) tackles Burnley's Marvin Bartley
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BLACKPOOL cruised into the play-offs with a superb 4-0 win against Burnley.

The Seasiders’ place in the top six was confirmed by goals from Stephen Dobbie, Gary Taylor-Fletcher, Stephen Crainey and Nouah Dicko.

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Follow our minute-by-minute report below.

FULL TIME: BLACKPOOL 4 BURNLE Y 0

90 mins: THREE MINUTES TIME ADDED

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80 mins: GOAL FOR BLACKPOOL!!!

Nouah Dicko pokes past Grant after a cross from Tom Ince. Blackpool are flying.

77 mins: Kevin Phillips comes on in place of Matt Phillips.

72 mins: Blackpool are cruising here. Just had a spell with the ball that must have seen the Seasiders make 40 passes. Confidence briming out the squad.

68 mins: Stephen Dobbie is replaced by Ludo Sylvestre.

LATEST: BLACKPOOL 3 BURNLEY 0

62 mins: GOAL TO BLACKPOOL!!!

Stephen Crainey finishes brilliantly from the left-hand side of the box.

55 mins: Gary Taylor-Fletcher is replaces by Nouah Dicko, the striker looked to pick-up a knock to his back.

52 mins: Ross Wallace forces a good save out of Matt Gilks from a free-kick at the edge of the box.

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47 mins: GOAL FOR BLACKPOOL!!!!

Gary Taylor-Fletcher heads a Crainey cross past Grant to double Pool’s lead. What a start to the second half.

45 mins: Burnley kick-off the second half.

HALF TIME: BLACKPOOL 1 BURNLEY 0

39 mins: Alex Baptiste heads over a left-sided Stephen Crainey free-kick.

36 mins: For me Blackpool are letting far too many crosses into the box at the moment, let’s hope one of them doesn’t count.

29 mins: Burnley are on top here, Charlie Austin rises to head towards goal, good save by Gilks.

28 mins: Chris McCann heads a Danny Lafferty cross just wide from seven yards.

24 mins: Tom Ince curles a superb ball into the box from the right, Taylor-Fletcher can’t quite get on the end of it. Atmosphere is brilliant in here today.

22 mins: Matt Gilks pulls off a brilliant save after keiran Trippier cut in from the right and shot towards goal.

BLACKPOOL 1 BURNLEY 0

21 mins: GOAL FOR BLACKPOOL!!!

Stephen Dobbie fires a superb free-kick into the bottom corner from 25 yards! What an impact he’s made since his arrival!!

10 mins: Tom Ince turns at the edge of the box and shoots, again a simple save for Grant.

8 mins: Dobbie tries an ambitious effort from 25 yards, easily saved by Lee Grant in the Burnley goal.

7 mins: Very lively start here, both sides giving it a good go. A few corners for the away side, all well defended so far.

1 mins: MASSIVE shout for a penalty for Blackpool as Stephen Dobbie’s shot fired off the arm of Dean Marney in the box. Should have been a spot-kick to Blackpool from where I was sat.

3pm: Blackpool kick-off.

2:54pm: Here come the teams, brilliant atmosphere inside Bloomfield Road this afternoon.

Team news: Blackpool make one change to the side that beat Leeds. Stephen Dobbie replaces Lualua. Kevin Phillips returns to the bench.

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