Cheltenham Town v Blackpool injury and team news - four out and three doubts

Latest injury and team news ahead of Cheltenham Town v Blackpool in the EFL League One - including an update on Jake Beesley and Jordan Rhodes.

Blackpool travel down to Gloucestershire this week as they face Cheltenham Town at Whaddon Road in the EFL League One.

The Seasiders are on the search for their first win in three matches after a defeat to Stevenage was sandwiched in between draws against Charlton Athletic and Oxford United. Neil Critchley's side went in front against Oxford at the weekend but failed to keep hold of their lead as the U's quickly equalised. Blackpool are six points outside the play-offs and need to pick up a win from somewhere with 15 games remaining in the campaign and the sides above them possess games in hand.

Tuesday's opponents Cheltenham were victorious on Saturday as they defeated Cambridge United at the Abbey Stadium. Deadline day signing Matty Taylor scored his second goal in as many games as the Robins continue their bid for survival. Cheltenham are now third from bottom and are five points adrift of safety though they do hold two games in hand over Charlton Athletic. A win wouldn't see them move up the table but they could create a bit of a gap over Fleetwood Town and Carlisle United who are below them.

It might not be a night for clean sheets in Cheltenham as there have been at least three goals in the last nine games between Cheltenham Town and Blackpool. Cheltenham have won four of their last ten home games and drawn three in that period of time, and so Darrell Clarke is making his side harder to beat.

The short turnaround between Saturday and Tuesday means that there is not much change on the Blackpool front when it comes to injuries. Thankfully there isn't too many injuries to worry about but they remain without their key man Jordan Rhodes, and now it will be up to the other front men to step up in his place. Here's the latest injury and team news ahead of Cheltenham versus Blackpool.

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