Date of birth
One of the more experienced heads in the Blackpool camp, Jim McAlister provides versatility to the squad.
Able to play centrally and wide, the midfielder proved a regular in his first season at Blackpool, after signing from Dundee in 2015.
The midfielder has previously spent his entire career in Scotland, with Morton and Hamilton, before spending three seasons with Dundee.
McAlister was up to 78 appearances for the cub before suffering a broken tibia against Colchester United in February 2017, however he will remain at Bloomfield Road for 2017/18.