Revealed: The strongest fortresses in League One - and how Blackpool measure up

Blackpool are one of the form sides in League One at the moment.

Friday, 9th April 2021, 11:45 am
EFL match ball. (Photo by George Wood/Getty Images)

The Seasiders have win four of their last five, and look to be a sure bet for a play-off spot come the end of the season.

Interestingly, their success as been pretty evenly split between home and away matches.

If the league table was decided on away form alone, Blackpool would still be in the play-off places.

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Games played: 213 Points: 276 PPG: 1.3 Win rate: 32% (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

Similarly, if the standings only took homes games into consideration, they would be seventh, outside of the top six on goal difference alone.

Blackpool have won nine of their 18 home fixtures to date, drawing six and losing three.

But how does that form compare to their home record over the past decade?

Bankrate.com have run the number on every League One side to see who has built up the strongest home fortress over the past 10 years.

Games played: 233 Points: 317 PPG: 1.36 Win rate: 36% (Photo by Alex Pantling/Getty Images)

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Games played: 237 Points: 334 PPG: 1.41 Win rate: 38% (Photo by James Chance/Getty Images)
Games played: 231 Points: 331 PPG: 1.43 Win rate: 38% (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
Games played: 238 Points: 352 PPG: 1.48 Win rate: 39% (Photo by Lewis Storey/Getty Images)
Games played: 241 Points: 360 PPG: 1.49 Win rate: 40% (Photo by George Wood/Getty Images)
Games played: 233 Points: 355 PPG: 1.52 Win rate: 43% (Photo by Pete Norton/Getty Images)
Games played: 241 Points: 368 PPG: 1.53 Win rate: 43% (Photo by Pete Norton/Getty Images)
Games played: 240 Points: 367 PPG: 1.53 Win rate: 42% (Photo by Pete Norton/Getty Images)
Games played: 244 Points: 376 PPG: 1.54 Win rate: 42% (Photo by Pete Norton/Getty Images)
Games played: 240 Points: 372 PPG: 1.55 Win rate: 43% (Photo by Henry Browne/Getty Images)
Games played: 241 Points: 375 PPG: 1.56 Win rate: 46% (Photo by Dan Istitene/Getty Images)
Games played: 237 Points: 372 PPG: 1.57 Win rate: 44% (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
Games played: 242 Points: 380 PPG: 1.57 Win rate: 46% (Photo by Pete Norton/Getty Images)
Games played: 241 Points: 383 PPG: 1.59 Win rate: 45% (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)
Games played: 238 Points: 381 PPG: 1.60 Win rate: 45% (Photo by Nathan Stirk/Getty Images)
Games played: 239 Points: 383 PPG: 1.60 Win rate: 46% (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)
Games played: 239 Points: 384 PPG: 1.61 Win rate: 46% (Photo by Harry Trump/Getty Images)
Games played: 239 Points: 387 PPG: 1.62 Win rate: 47% (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
Games played: 238 Points: 387 PPG: 1.63 Win rate: 45% (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
Games played: 242 Points: 395 PPG: 1.63 Win rate: 47% (Photo by Dan Istitene/Getty Images)
Games played: 237 Points: 389 PPG: 1.64 Win rate: 46% (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
Games played: 240 Points: 396 PPG: 1.65 Win rate: 43% (Photo by Lewis Storey/Getty Images)
Games played: 238 Points: 404 PPG: 1.7 Win rate: 50% (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)