Sadler is now the man in charge at Bloomfield Road

12 things you need to know about new Blackpool FC owner Simon Sadler

Simon Sadler, a Bispham-born, Hong Kong-based businessman, was this afternoon confirmed as Blackpool's new owner.

Here's everything you need to know about the Seasiders' new man in charge:

Sadler was born in Bispham in October 1969, making him 49 years of age
Sadler was born in Bispham in October 1969, making him 49 years of age
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The businessman attended Warbreck High School
The businessman attended Warbreck High School
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He was a regular at Pool games in the old West Paddock throughout the 1980s
He was a regular at Pool games in the old West Paddock throughout the 1980s
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He watched the likes of Eamonn OKeefe and Paul Stewart and describes Andy Garner as his favourite player
He watched the likes of Eamonn OKeefe and Paul Stewart and describes Andy Garner as his favourite player
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