Month: August 2013

Blackpool 1-0 Barnsley – Four Thoughts

Blackpool bounced back from mid-week cup disappointment against local rivals Preston North End with a 1-0 victory over Barnsley. It is the third consecutive season that ‘Pool have won their opening two league games. Here are my thoughts on the match…

Doncaster Rovers 1-3 Blackpool – Four Thoughts

Blackpool began the 2013/14 Championship campaign with an away fixture for the fifth consecutive season. Paul Ince took his side to newly-promoted Doncaster Rovers and claimed all three points to mark a successful start to the season. Here are my thoughts on the match…

In Conversation – Season Preview

A new feature we would like to bring you at Measured Progress this season is entitled ‘In Conversation’. The aim for this recurring feature is to discuss the burning issues at Bloomfield Road in a conversation format, beginning with a preview of the season.

Chris Walker and John Kane examine the re-shaping of the squad including the many departures and the core Paul Ince was left with, the new arrivals and the missing gaps, plus a brief look ahead to tomorrow’s visit to Doncaster’s Keepmoat Stadium.