Bristol City 1 Blackpool 3 - minute-by-minute

Tom Ince gets past Bristol City's Richard Foster
Tom Ince gets past Bristol City's Richard Foster

THREE second-half goals handed Blackpool a win against Bristol City.

The Seasiders found themselves a goal down at the break after Jon Stead turned and finished well on 29 minutes.

However, after the interval Ian Holloway’s men were superb and a brace from Tom Ince and one from Kevin Phillips gave them the three points at Ashton Gate.

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Read our minute-by-minute report below.

FULL TIME: BRISTOL CITY 1 BLACKPOOL 3

90 mins: FOUR minutes time added.

89 mins: Alex Baptiste makes a sensational block on the line. He somehow overhead kicked it clear.

88 mins: This has been a superb second half performance from the Seasiders. Shown real quality in the final third.

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87 mins: GOAL FOR BLACKPOOL!!!

Kevin Phillips finishes brilliantly from five yards after another left-sided cross, this time from Stephen Crainey.

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84 mins: GOAL FOR BLACKPOOL!!!

Tom Ince heads home from a yard out after a great ball from Brett Ormerod. Well deserved.

82 mins: Lualua tries one from long range, never likely to beat James from there.

80 mins: The game has died down here sadly. Blackpool had a brilliant 15 minutes, the home side have settled down again now though.

73 mins: Keith Southern replaced Angel Martinez for Blackpool.

72 mins: Angel Martinez is brought down right at the edge of the box. Free-kick in a very decent position here. Tom Ince slams it over.

70 mins: Blackpool go close again. Stephen Crainey scuffs a shot accross goal into the path of Tom Ince who curled one left-footed just over the bar.

69 mins: Lomana LuaLua almost scores a fantastic goal. He picked up the ball at the edge of the box, took on three defenders before forcing a save from James. You’d like to think a Blackpool goal isn’t far away.

68 mins: David James pulls off a superb save to stop Blackpool going ahead. Phillips found Ince who turned and shot from eight yards. Brilliant save.

60 mins: Brett Ormerod and Lomana LuaLua replaces Ludo Sylvestre and Nouah Dickp.

60 mins: Huge chance for Chris Wood to put the home side ahead. He lost Eardley in box before heading straight at Gilks.

59 mins: Nouah Dicko goes down very easily in the box, never a penalty. Lucky not to be yellow carded.

58 mins: Much better from Blackpool. This time Kevin Phillips’ 18 yard effort is saved by James after good work from Ince and Dicko.

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54 min: GOAL FOR BLACKPOOL!!!

Tom Ince fires a deflected free-kick past David James from 25 yards. GAME ON!

53 mins: Big chance for Bristol as Chris Wood raced in behind Neal Eardley. The striker shot wide from six yards.

52 mins: Apart from set peices, Blackpool are struggling to create much here. LuaLua can’t be far away.

51 mins: Decent effort from Kevin Phillips. The striker fires a free-kick just wide.

45 mins: Bristol City kick-off the second half. Big improvement needed from the Seasiders.

HALF-TIME: BRISTOL CITY 1 BLACKPOOL 0

45 mins: ONE minute time added on.

40 mins: Not really looking like getting a goal back here as it stands. Blackpool lacking spark so far.

33 mins: Corner for Blackpool. Tom Ince fires it straight out of play. Not the best 20 minutes for the Seasiders.

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29 mins: GOAL FOR BRISTOL CITY!

Jon Stead does brilliantly to turn in the box before finishing well from inside the box. Stead has looked dangerous every time he’s got the ball so far.

27 mins: Odd moment as Kevin Phillips got himself into a good position in the box, but lost the ball in the sun and totally missed it.

21 mins: Alex Baptiste fouls Jon Stead in a very dangerous position 20 yards from goal. Stead has been a constant threat so far this afternoon. Neil Killkenny fires straight at the wall.

11 mins: Tom Ince wins, then takes a corner for Blackpool. Easily cleared by the home side.

11 mins: Mistake by Martinez in the middle leads to Jon Stead finding space and firing straight at Matt Gilks from 20 yards.

10 mins: Stephen Crainey fires the free-kick straight into the wall. Not his best effort.

9 mins: Free-kick to Blackpool in a very good position after Kevin Phillips was fouled. 25 yards out, centre of the goal.

5 mins: Steady start here at Ashton Gate, both sides getting plenty of the ball.

3pm: Blackpool kick-off.

2:57pm: Ian Holloway is given a brilliant reception by the Bristol City fans.

2:55pm: Here come the teams, Blackpool in their away kit of white shirts, tangerine shorts and white socks.

Pre-match: Ian Holloway made six changes to the side that lost to West Ham at Bloomfield Road on Tuesday night.

Neil Eardley, Danny Wilson, Angel Martinez, Thomas Ince, Kevin Phillips and Nouah Dicko all start.

Ian Evatt, Brett Ormerod, Mark Halstead and Lualua are named on the bench.

Matt Phillips, Roman Bednar and Craig Cathcart all miss out with injury.

Pool: Gilks, Eardley, Baptiste, Crainey, Wilson, Sylvestre, Martinez, Ferguson, K Phillips, Ince and Dicko.

Subs: Southern, Evatt, Ormerod, Halstead and LuaLua.

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