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Pre-Match Brief: Millwall

11 March 2014

Latest Ahead Of Tonight's Game

Blackpool will play their second home game in a matter of days this evening, with Millwall the visitors to Bloomfield Road.

The Seasiders will welcome Tony McMahon back from suspension for the fixture, although Kevin Foley remains a doubt after being forced off against AFC Bournemouth. Striker Andy Keogh is ineligible to play due to the terms of his loan agreement.

Former Pool boss Ian Holloway will be in charge of the visitors but two other ex-Blackpool connections, Danny Shittu and DJ Campbell, look set to miss out for The Lions due to injury.

Manager Views

Barry Ferguson: "I'd have preferred a game on Sunday morning but that wasn't going to happen. They've had three days to give us a response out on this pitch."   

Ian Holloway: "I'm going up there with my new team to try and do something that might upset them. We're trying to catch them up in the table."

Ticket News

Matchday tickets remain on sale for game and can be purchased from the ticket office right up until kick-off, with any pre-booked tickets available for collection at the ticket booth, located just outside the ticket office, from 5pm.

Tickets will also be on sale for any Millwall fans still wishing to make the long trip. Tickets can be purchased from the away ticket booth from 6.30pm.   

Matchday tickets are priced as follows: 

£25 for Adults 
£20 for Seniors 
£17 for 16-U19 
£15 for Under-16s 

Please note: a £5 discount applies to the price of a members ticket and tickets in the East Stand are £1 cheaper than advertised.  

Match Officials

Andrew Madeley, who officiated Blackpool's League Cup clash against Preston North End earlier this season, will take charge of this evening's game. Mr Madeley will be assisted by Iain Siddall and William Smallwood. Stephen Martin has been confirmed as fourth official.  

Up The Pool

The latest edition of Up The Pool, the club's matchday magazine, will be on sale around the ground and from the club shop prior to kick-off, priced at just £3. 

Tony Warner is the subject of our main interview for the game, while Matt Gilks, Danny Coid and former darts world champion Andy Fordham also feature. Martyn Woolford provides a view from an opposition perspective.    

Betting Odds

The Seasiders are priced at 13/10 to win the match, with striker Ricardo Fuller available at odds of 6/1 to open the scoring with title sponsor Sky Bet. Pleaseclick here for a full list of betting options.



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