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Staff Profiles

Ian Dawes was confirmed as Blackpool's new first-team coach in September 2018, having previously worked as the club's Head of Academy coaching. 

Prior to that, he had a spell managing Bangor in Wales and was also the Head of Coaching and under-18s' boss at Shrewsbury Town.

Phil Horner has held the position of first-team physiotherapist since November 2000, enjoying four promotions in the process.
Horner had spent five years at Bloomfield Road in his playing days, turning out 189 times across the defence and midfield and scoring 26 times in the process.
Horner joined the club in September 1990 from Halifax Town, having previously been on the books of Leicester City.