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The Facts: Blackpool 1 Cardiff 0

6 October 2014

What You May Have Missed

Blackpool won their first game of the 2014/15 season 12 fixtures in against Cardiff City on Friday night.

Here are ten things you may have missed at Bloomfield Road.
  • Live on Sky Sports, it was only Blackpool’s second televised victory since 2012’s play-off win against Birmingham City.
  • Francois Zoko scored his first goal for Blackpool against The Bluebirds.
  • Ell Parish made his debut for the club, keeping Pool’s third clean sheet of the campaign.
  • Jeffrey Rentmeister and Joel Dielna were making their Bloomfield Road debuts.
  • It was Blackpool’s first victory on a Friday since April 2012, when they won 2-0 at Watford.
  • The Bloomfield Road win was Blackpool’s first against Cardiff City on home soil since October 2002.
  • Six of Blackpool’s 15 crosses came from Tony McMahon on the right-hand side.
  • Donervon Daniels made ten clearances for The Seasiders, more than any other player.
  • Joan Oriol completed 100 percent of his seven passes made.
  • Joe Lewis missed his first match since joining Blackpool at the start of the season.

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