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Blackpool Football Club are an English football club founded in 1887 from the Lancashire seaside town of Blackpool. They are competing the 2010–11 season in the Premier League, the top tier of professional football in England, having won the Football League Championship play-off Final at the end of the 2009–10 campaign, their 100th consecutive season in the Football League. It is their debut in the Premier League, and it is their first appearance in England's top flight since 1971. It completes a climb of four divisions in nine years. They hold the record for being the first club in English football to be promoted through all four divisions via the play-offs.

Blackpool Football Club Info

Full NameBlackpool Football Club
Other Names / Nick NamesThe Seasiders, The 'Pool, The Tangerines
Founded26 July 1887
GroundBloomfield Road, Blackpool, England (Capacity: 12,555)
ManagerIan Holloway
LeaguePremier League
OwnerOwen Oyston, Valeri Belokon
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 We created many [goalscoring chances] and we took many as well. Overall we were fluent, sharp and quick going forward where we created chances. Credit to Blackpool, they continued to play with 10-men but overall, we had good collective drive today. 
— Arsene Wenger is happy with Arsenal's 6-0 win against Blackpool / August 21, 2010