TEAM NEWS: Blackpool make wholesale changes for League Cup clash against Barnsley

Curtis Tilt makes his first appearance of the season
Curtis Tilt makes his first appearance of the season

Blackpool have named a much-changed side for tonight's League Cup first round clash against Barnsley.

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Terry McPhillips has made eight changes in total, with Mark Cullen brought into the team after scoring in Pool's 2-1 defeat to Portsmouth on Saturday.

Curtis Tilt returns from illness to make his first start of the season and will partnered in defence by Donervon Daniels, who is set to make his debut for the Seasiders having signed on a free transfer last week.

Jimmy Ryan and Ryan McLaughlin miss out through injury for the third game running.

Former Seasider Brad Potts is named on the bench for the Tykes.


Blackpool: Howard, Nottingham, Daniels, Tilt, Anderton, Spearing, Thompson, Pritchard, O'Sullivan, Cullen, Gnanduillet

Subs: Sims, O'Connor, Turton, Bola, Sinclair-Smith, Delfouneso, Dodoo

Barnsley: Walton, Dougall, Pinnock, Cavare, Isgrove, Jackson, Pinillos, Adeboyejo, McGeehan, Moncur, Bradshaw

Subs: Davies, Lindsey, Potts, Williams, Thiam, Mowatt, Williams

Referee: Mark Heywood