Blackpool FC is a professional football club which is based on the seaside of Blackpool, England. The team has been promoted to the EFL Championship this season after they won the League 1 playoffs earlier this year. Blackpool was in the Premier League way back in the 1950s. The closest they came to winning the Premier League was in the 1955/56 season. Blackpool FC was the runner-up of that season.
Blackpool FC won the championship in 1929/30 and the FA Cup in 1952/53. They will have the first season in the championship and they would only be eyeing a Premier League promotion this season. Here is the squad, upcoming fixtures, and much more about the newly promoted team to the EFL Championship. Also, find out the live streams and the official tv broadcasters of the EFL championship.
Blackpool FC is having a couple of friendlies to prepare for the Championship. They are also participating in the Carabao Cup. Here are the fixtures of the season. The time is standard UK time.
10 July 2021
Friendlies Blackpool FC vs Southport (Away)
17 July 2021
Friendlies Blackpool FC vs Newport(Away)
21 July 2021
Friendlies Blackpool FC vs Rangers (Home)
24 July 2021
Friendlies Blackpool FC vs Carlisle (Away)
31 July 2021
Friendlies Blackpool FC vs Morecambe (Away)
7 August 2021
Blackpool FC vs Bristol City (Away)
10 August 2021
Carabao Cup Blackpool FC vs Middlesbrough (Home)
14 August 2021
Blackpool FC vs Cardiff (Home)
17 August 2021
Blackpool FC vs Coventry (Home)
21 August 2021
Blackpool FC vs Bournemouth (Away)
28 August 2021
Blackpool FC vs Millwall (Away)
11 September 2021
Blackpool FC vs Fulham (Home)
14 September 2021
Blackpool FC vs Huddersfield (Home)
18 September 2021
Blackpool FC vs Middlesbrough (Away)
25 September 2021
Blackpool FC vs Barnsley(Home)
28 September 2021
Blackpool FC vs Hull (Away)
2 October 2021
Blackpool FC vs Blackburn (Home)
16 October 2021
Blackpool FC vs Nottingham (Away)
20 October 2021
Blackpool FC vs Reading (Away)
23 October 2021
Blackpool FC vs Preston (Home)
30 October 2021
Blackpool FC vs Sheffield United (Away)
3 November 2021
Blackpool FC vs Stoke (Home)
6 November 2021
Blackpool FC vs QPR (Home)
20 November 2021
Blackpool FC vs Swansea (Away)
24 November 2021
Blackpool FC vs West Brom (Home)
27 November 2021
Blackpool FC vs Birmingham (Away)
4 December 2021
Blackpool FC vs Luton (Home)
11 December 2021
Blackpool FC vs Derby (Away)
18 December 2021
Blackpool FC vs Peterborough (Home)
26 December 2021
Blackpool FC vs Huddersfield (Away)
29 December 2021
Blackpool FC vs Middlesbrough (Home)
1 January 2022
Blackpool FC vs Hull (Home)
15 January 2022
Blackpool FC vs Barnsley (Away)
22 January 2022
Blackpool FC vs Millwall (Home)
29 January 2022
Blackpool FC vs Fulham (Away)
5 February 2022
Blackpool FC vs Bristol City (Home)
8 February 2022
Blackpool FC vs Coventry (Home)
12 February 2022
Blackpool FC vs Bournemouth (Home)
19 February 2022
Blackpool FC vs Cardiff (Away)
23 February 2022
Blackpool FC vs QPR (Away)
26 February 2022
Blackpool FC vs Reading (Home)
5 March 2022
Blackpool FC vs Stoke City (Away)
12 March 2022
Blackpool FC vs Swansea (Home)
16 March 2022
Blackpool FC vs Sheffield United (Home)
19 March 2022
Blackpool FC vs Preston (Away)
2 April 2022
Blackpool FC vs Nottingham (Home)
9 April 2022
Blackpool FC vs Blackburn (Away)
15 April 2022
Blackpool FC vs West Brom (Away)
18 April 2022
Blackpool FC vs Birmingham (Home)
23 April 2022
Blackpool FC vs Luton (Away)
30 April 2022
Blackpool FC vs Derby (Home)
7 May 2022
Blackpool FC vs Peterborough (Away)
Please note that these fixtures can be changed due to league cup matches or any other circumstances.
How to watch Blackpool FC matches in the UK?
For the fans in the UK, there is one of the most famous broadcasters. SKY Sports is the Broadcaster of the Sky Bet Championship. You can add Sky Sports Premier League and Football channels to your existing Sky TV package for £18/mth.
How to watch Blackpool FC matches in the USA?
If you live in the United States, then your best option to live stream the EFL Championship games online is to use ESPN+.
The channel also lives streams other football tournaments including the Italian Serie A, Carabao Cup, World Rugby Sevens, Champions Rugby, and US sporting events like UFC, MLS, MLB, and NBA.
ESPN+ costs $5.99 a month and you can cancel your subscription at any time.
EFL Championship Reddit soccer teams
There is a platform where you can be up to date with the latest news of your favorite team, live scores, highlights, and much more. Reddit soccer streams is a free streaming website. Other than the live streaming, the website has the upcoming matches, live scores, highlights, and much more about other soccer teams and leagues in the world. This website is one of the most popular destinations to access your favorite team’s matches.
There is one requirement for seamless streaming of the matches you want to see. Good internet is a must for the live stream. The website is used for free streaming. The streaming would likely be in HD and the only issue you can face is the lagging of the video due to slow internet speed
EFL Championship app
This English league has its application which has a lot of features. A fan of the league would have this application on their phone. The name of the application is EFL iFollow. This application is available on the google play store as well as the apple app store. The app has features like live match video streams, live audio commentary, exclusive club content, features, news, and much more.
You can select your favorite team and also get all the actions of this league. It is a free download app from anywhere in the world. The real-time update feature is also available in this application
Here are some of the alternatives to the application.
Fotmob – This application has the live scores, fixtures, league table, match statistics, player statistics, and much more for any team you want, They have the leagues according to country. They have more than 250 football leagues in their database. You can also select your favorite players, leagues as well as teams. For example, if you select Ronaldo as your favorite you will get to know whether he is in the lineup or as a substitute if he scores a goal if he grabs an assist. Also if he is given a card during the match you will get a notification on your device. It’s a user-friendly application for all football lovers. You will also get the latest news of your favorite teams.
Goal.com – Goal Live scored and Goal.com are the two applications for football. Both give you live scores, team news, and much more just like fotmob.Goal.com also provides team formation, top players, Head-to-head data of two teams, and much more to its users.
Last season form
Blackpool is one of the three teams which got promoted from League 1. Blackpool secured the third position in the table. They had 80 points from 46 games that they had played. They won 23 and lost just 12 games. The goal difference was +23.
With the transfer market still open, many talents would come to the club. The key players for this team according to the current squad would be, Reece James, Daniel Grimshaw, Teddy Howe. Joe Nutwall and Jerry Yates.
Where can I watch the Highlights of Blackpool FC?
You can watch the highlights of Blackpool FC on their official youtube channel. The highlights are also available on their website as well as on the EFL Offical youtube channel
Another option would be the official EFL ifollow application. They have the highlights of all the teams in the competition.
Fox sports website is one of the websites where you can find scores, live streams, and much more. They also have the highlights of your favorite club