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Pre-Match Brief: Charlton Athletic

17 March 2015

Latest Information Ahead of Fixture

Blackpool will look to end a five-match losing run when Charlton Athletic arrive at Bloomfield Road this evening.

Manager Lee Clark is expected to make a number of changes for the match, as he looks for a reaction from his side following a disappointing display at Bournemouth.

Team News

Jamie O'Hara remains a big doubt with an ankle problem, while Niall Maher will be assessed prior to kick-off. Miles Addison is available again after missing out against his parent club and Michael Jacobs is set for a home debut. Henry Cameron (ankle) and Mark Waddington (foot) remain sidelined.

Rhoys Wiggins (calf) and Johnnie Jackson (leg) are unavailable for Charlton, while Franck Moussa is still sidelined with a knee problem.    

Ticket News 


Tickets remain on sale to both sets of supporters for the match, with pre-booked tickets available for collection from the ticket booth, located just outside the ticket office, from 5pm.

222 Charlton supporters have purchased tickets so far, with fans still intending to travel asked to pay for tickets at the away ticket booth from 6.15pm. 

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

David Webb will officiate his first Blackpool game since April 2014 this evening. He will be assisted by Simon Clayton and Martin Coy, with Darren Handley on fourth official duties. 

Travel

Supporters travelling to the game from outside of Blackpool will be required to follow diversions from the end of the M55 to the ground due to the continued closure of Yeadon Way. 

Programme

Miles Addison is the cover star and main interview in tonight's programme, with David Ferguson and Claus Jorgensen also featuring.

Copies, which are priced at £3, are available to purchase from the club shop or various sellers around the ground prior to kick-off.

Family Room

The family room, located within The Seasiders' Bar, will be open from 5pm until kick-off. Admission is free for families with match tickets, however under-16s must be accompanied by an adult. 

Betting Odds

Blackpool can be backed at odds of 5/2 with Sky Bet to beat Charlton this evening, with the visitors available at 11/10.

Gary Madine is priced at 7/1 to open the scoring, while Miles Addison can be backed at 7/1 to score at anytime during the 90 minutes.

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