Blackpool v Preston North End RECAP: Updates from the derby at Bloomfield Road

After eight long years, West Lancashire rivals Blackpool and Preston North End finally renew acquaintances today.

Saturday, 23rd October 2021, 12:00 pm
Updated Saturday, 23rd October 2021, 5:09 pm
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Blackpool v Preston North End - live updates

Last updated: Saturday, 23 October, 2021, 17:05

  • FT: Blackpool 2-0 PNE
  • Seasiders and Lilywhites renew acquaintance after eight long years
  • Pool looking for first home win in the derby in 24 years

Blackpool beat rivals Preston 2-0 in the first meeting between the two sides in eight years.

Was it ever in doubt?

Alan Browne is shown a second yellow card for Preston. Off he goes.

Sonny Carey is booked for stopping a free-kick.

There will be six minutes of time added on. Pool currently have a corner.

88 - Third and final change

Demetri Mitchell replaces Josh Bowler, who gets another fine ovation.

Dan Grimshaw is booked, meanwhile, for wasting time.

Sean Maguire makes a bit of space for himself before shooting wide.

Former Seasider Brad Potts is booked a little harshly. Blackpool fans enjoyed that one.

Kenny Dougall is forced off after receiving treatment. Callum Connolly takes his place.

Jerry Yates is given a huge ovation as he leaves the field. Sonny Carey is the man to replace him.

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