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2016–17 Blackpool F.C. season

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The 2016–17 season is Blackpool F.C.'s 108th season in the Football League, and their first season back in League Two following relegation from the 2015–16 Football League One. Along with competing in League Two, the club is also participating in the FA Cup, League Cup and Football League Trophy. The season covers the period from 1 July 2016 to 30 June 2017.

Blackpool F.C.
2016–17 season
ChairmanKarl Oyston
ManagerGary Bowyer
StadiumBloomfield Road
Blackpool, England
(Capacity: 17,338)
League Two7th, Promoted to League One
FA CupFourth Round
League CupSecond Round
Football League TrophyThird Round
Highest home attendance5,471 vs Carlisle United
Lowest home attendance760 vs Cheltenham Town (Checkatrade trophy)
Average home league attendance3,581
Home colours
Away colours

Contents

TransfersEdit

Transfers inEdit

Date from Position Nationality Name From Fee Ref.
1 July 2016 LM   Colin Daniel Port Vale Free transfer [1]
1 July 2016 CF   Jamille Matt Fleetwood Town Free transfer [2]
1 July 2016 LB   Andy Taylor Walsall Free transfer [3]
1 July 2016 CF   Kyle Vassell Peterborough United Free transfer [4]
4 July 2016 RB   Kelvin Mellor Plymouth Argyle Free transfer [5]
18 July 2016 LB   Danny Pugh Bury Free transfer [6]
19 July 2016 GK   Sam Slocombe Oxford United Free transfer [7]
2 August 2016 CB   Eddie Nolan York City Free transfer [8]
19 August 2016 CF   Armand Gnanduillet Leyton Orient Undisclosed [9]
25 August 2016 CM   Jack Payne Peterborough United Free transfer [10]
31 August 2016 GK   Dean Lyness Burton Albion Free transfer [11]
21 January 2017 CF   Nathan Delfouneso Swindon Town Free transfer [12]
31 January 2017 ST   Raul Correia Radcliffe Borough Undisclosed [13]
18 February 2017 DM   Ian Black Shrewsbury Town Free transfer [14]

Transfers outEdit

Date from Position Nationality Name To Fee Ref.
1 July 2016 RB   Emmerson Boyce Free agent Released [15]
1 July 2016 LB   Charles Dunne Oldham Athletic [a] Released [15]
1 July 2016 LB   David Ferguson Shildon Released [15]
1 July 2016 CM   David Norris Leatherhead [b] Released [18]
1 July 2016 DM   Connor Oliver North Ferriby United [c] Released [15]
1 July 2016 CF   Martin Paterson Port Vale [d] Released [15]
1 July 2016 RM   Jarrett Rivers Blyth Spartans [e] Released [15]
1 July 2016 CB   Sam Roscoe Aberdeen Free transfer [22]
11 July 2016 CF   Dion Charles Fleetwood Town Free transfer [23]
12 July 2016 GK[clarification needed]   Colin Doyle Bradford City £1 [24][25]
12 August 2016 RB   Alieu Njie Lewes Free transfer [26]
25 August 2016 GK   Kyle Letheren York City Free transfer [27]
30 January 2017 LW   Mark Yeates Notts County Undisclosed [28]
31 January 2017 LB   Danny Pugh Port Vale Free transfer [29]
  1. ^ Following Charles Dunne being released, he later signed for Oldham Athletic.[16]
  2. ^ Following David Norris being released, he later signed for Leatherhead.[17]
  3. ^ Following Connor Oliver being released, he later signed for North Ferriby United.[19]
  4. ^ Following Martin Paterson being released, he later signed for Port Vale.[20]
  5. ^ Following Jarrett Rivers being released, he later signed for Blyth Spartans.[21]

Loans inEdit

Date from Position Nationality Name From Date until Ref.
5 August 2016 CM   Michael Cain Leicester City End of Season [30]
20 January 2017 LW   Sanmi Odelusi Wigan Athletic End of Season [31]
30 January 2017 CM   Jordan Flores Wigan Athletic End of Season [32]
31 January 2017 CM   Neil Danns Bury End of Season [33]

Loans outEdit

Date from Position Nationality Name To Date until Ref.
26 August 2016 RB   Macauley Wilson Bamber Bridge 23 September 2016 [34]
1 September 2016 AM   John Herron Dunfermline Athletic 1 January 2017 [35]
28 October 2016 LB   Luke Higham Nuneaton Town 25 November 2016 [36]
10 November 2016 RB   Macauley Wilson AFC Fylde End of Season [a] [38]
20 January 2017 CF   Jack Redshaw Rochdale End of Season [39]
  1. ^ On 19 January 2017, Macauley Wilson's loan deal at AFC Fylde was extended until the end of the season.[37]

CompetitionsEdit

Pre-season friendliesEdit

League TwoEdit

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Promotion, qualification or relegation
5 Exeter City 46 21 8 17 75 56 +19 71 Qualification for League Two play-offs[a]
6 Carlisle United 46 18 17 11 69 68 +1 71
7 Blackpool (O, P) 46 18 16 12 69 46 +23 70
8 Colchester United 46 19 12 15 67 57 +10 69
9 Wycombe Wanderers 46 19 12 15 58 53 +5 69
Updated to match(es) played on 6 May 2017. Source: BBC Sport
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Number of goals scored
(O) Play-off winner; (P) Promoted.
Notes:
  1. ^ Four teams play for one spot and promotion to EFL League One

MatchesEdit

Play-offsEdit

FA CupEdit

EFL CupEdit

EFL TrophyEdit


Pos Div Team Pld W PW PL L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1 L2 Cheltenham Town 3 2 0 0 1 4 3 +1 6 Advance to Round 2
2 L2 Blackpool 3 1 1 0 1 3 3 0 5
3 ACA Everton Academy 3 1 0 1 1 4 3 +1 4
4 L1 Bolton Wanderers 3 1 0 0 2 1 3 −2 3
Source: EFL.com

StatisticsEdit

As of 7 May 2017
No. Pos Nat Player Total League Two FA Cup League Cup League Trophy
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
1 GK   Sam Slocombe 46 0 37+0 0 5+0 0 2+0 0 2+0 0
2 DF   Kelvin Mellor 56 7 48+0 4 5+0 1 2+0 1 1+0 1
3 DF   Andy Taylor 45 2 40+0 2 5+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
4 MF   Jim McAlister 32 1 18+4 0 4+1 0 2+0 1 3+0 0
5 DF   Clark Robertson 56 0 47+0 0 5+0 0 2+0 0 2+0 0
6 DF   Will Aimson 31 0 18+3 0 3+0 0 2+0 0 5+0 0
7 FW   Kyle Vassell 42 13 29+7 11 4+0 0 0+0 0 0+2 2
8 MF   Brad Potts 52 13 45+0 11 3+0 1 1+1 1 2+0 0
9 FW   Mark Cullen 40 13 20+10 13 3+1 0 1+0 0 5+0 0
11 MF   Henry Cameron 2 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+1 0 0+1 0
12 MF   Jordan Flores 21 3 14+7 3 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
14 MF   John Herron 2 1 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+2 1 0+0 0
15 DF   Tom Aldred 52 2 47+0 2 4+0 0 1+0 0 0+0 0
16 DF   Eddie Nolan 10 0 1+2 0 1+0 0 2+0 0 4+0 0
18 FW   Danny Philliskirk 24 0 10+8 0 0+2 0 0+0 0 3+1 0
19 FW   Jamille Matt 38 5 14+18 3 2+2 2 1+0 0 1+0 0
21 MF   Bright Osayi-Samuel 42 5 13+20 4 2+2 1 0+1 0 3+1 0
23 MF   Colin Daniel 41 4 28+7 4 0+1 0 2+0 0 3+0 0
24 MF   Luke Higham 3 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 3+0 0
25 GK   Myles Boney 3 0 0+1 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 1+1 0
26 MF   Michael Cain 14 1 2+4 1 1+0 0 2+0 0 5+0 0
27 GK   Dean Lyness 15 0 12+1 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 2+0 0
28 MF   Jack Payne 44 1 35+3 1 4+0 0 0+0 0 1+1 0
29 MF   Sanmi Odelusi 8 1 1+6 1 0+1 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
30 FW   Nathan Delfouneso 20 6 17+3 6 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
31 FW   Armand Gnanduillet 26 6 9+11 4 0+1 0 1+0 0 4+0 2
32 FW   Rowan Roache 1 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+1 0
34 MF   Sebastien Des Pres 1 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+1 0
35 MF   Neil Danns 17 2 15+2 2 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
37 MF   Ian Black 13 0 1+12 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
Players out on loan:
10 FW   Jack Redshaw 3 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+3 0
20 DF   Macauley Wilson 1 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 1+0 0
Players that left the club:
17 MF   Mark Yeates 16 0 2+3 0 1+3 0 1+1 0 4+1 0
22 DF   Danny Pugh 23 0 18+0 0 3+1 0 0+0 0 1+0 0

Goals recordEdit

As of 7 May 2017
Rank No. Nat. Po. Name League Two FA Cup League Cup League Trophy Total
1 9   CF Mark Cullen 13 0 0 0 13
7   CF Kyle Vassell 11 0 0 2 13
8   CM Brad Potts 11 1 1 0 13
2 2   RB Kelvin Mellor 4 1 1 1 7
3 30   CF Nathan Delfouneso 6 0 0 0 6
31   CF Armand Gnanduillet 4 0 0 2 6
5 19   CF Jamille Matt 3 2 0 0 5
21   RM Bright Osayi-Samuel 4 1 0 0 5
7 23   LM Colin Daniel 4 0 0 0 4
8 12   CM Jordan Flores 3 0 0 0 3
9 3   LB Andy Taylor 2 0 0 0 2
15   CB Tom Aldred 2 0 0 0 2
35   CM Neil Danns 2 0 0 0 2
12 4   CM Jim McAlister 0 0 1 0 1
14   AM John Herron 0 0 1 0 1
26   CM Michael Cain 1 0 0 0 1
28   CM Jack Payne 1 0 0 0 1
29   LW Sanmi Odelusi 1 0 0 0 1
Own Goals 4 0 0 0 4
Total 77 5 4 5 90

Disciplinary RecordEdit

As of 7 May 2017
Rank No. Nat. Po. Name League Tw0 FA Cup League Cup League Trophy Total
                                       
1 23   LM Colin Daniel 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 13 0 0
2 15   CB Tom Aldred 10 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 1
3 3   LB Andy Taylor 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0
5   CB Clark Robertson 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0
21   RM Bright Osayi-Samuel 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 6 0 0
6 7   CF Kyle Vassell 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0
8   CM Brad Potts 3 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0
28   CM Jack Payne 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 1
9 1   GK Sam Slocombe 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0
2   RB Kelvin Mellor 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 0
4   CM Jim McAlister 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0
12 9   CF Mark Cullen 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 0 0
12   CM Jordan Flores 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
19   CF Jamille Matt 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
22   LB Danny Pugh 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
31   CF Armand Gnanduillet 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
17 35   CM Neil Danns 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
37   DM Ian Black 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
19 18   RW Danny Philliskirk 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
17   RW Mark Yeates 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
24   LB Luke Higham 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
29   LW Sanmi Odelusi 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
30   CF Nathan Delfouneso 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Total 80 0 2 5 1 0 1 0 0 5 0 0 90 1 2

ReferencesEdit

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  2. ^ "Seasiders Move For Jamille Matt". Blackpool Official Site. 14 June 2016. Retrieved 15 June 2016.
  3. ^ "Taylor Completes Blackpool Move". Blackpool Official Site. 1 July 2016. Retrieved 1 July 2016.
  4. ^ "Vassell Signs Up". Blackpool Official Site. 16 June 2016. Retrieved 16 June 2016.
  5. ^ "Mellor Pens Blackpool Contract". Blackpool Official Site. 4 July 2016. Retrieved 4 July 2016.
  6. ^ "Pugh Moves To Blackpool". Blackpool Official Site. 18 July 2016. Retrieved 19 July 2016.
  7. ^ "Slocombe Completes Blackpool Switch". Blackpool Official Site. 19 July 2016. Retrieved 20 July 2016.
  8. ^ "Eddie Nolan Joins". Blackpool Official Site. 2 August 2016. Retrieved 3 August 2016.
  9. ^ "Gnanduillet Arrives". Blackpool Official Site. 19 August 2016. Retrieved 19 August 2016.
  10. ^ "Jack Payne Joins". Blackpool Official Site. 25 August 2016. Retrieved 25 August 2016.
  11. ^ "Lyness Back At Blackpool". Blackpool Official Site. 31 August 2016. Retrieved 31 August 2016.
  12. ^ "Delfouneso Returns". Blackpool Official Site. 21 January 2017. Retrieved 21 January 2017.
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