List of Blackpool F.C. records

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This page details Blackpool Football Club's all-time records.

Club records[edit]

Results[edit]

League finishing positions[edit]

A graph displaying Blackpool's finishing positions in the Football League between 1897 and 2013

Transfer fees[edit]

Record transfer-fee progression[edit]

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Player From Fee Year
Jock Dodds Sheffield United £10,000 1939
Alan Suddick Newcastle United £63,000 1966
Tony Kellow Exeter City £125,000 1978
Jack Ashurst Sunderland £132,400 1979
Andy Morrison Blackburn Rovers £245,000 1994
Chris Malkin Millwall £275,000 1996
Charlie Adam Rangers £500,000 2009
DJ Campbell Leicester City £1,250,000 2010
Received[edit]
Player To Fee Year
Joe Lane Birmingham City £3,600 1920
Alan Ball Everton £112,000 1966
Tony Green Newcastle United £150,000 1971
Mickey Burns Newcastle United £166,000 1974
Paul Stewart Manchester City £200,000 1987
Alan Wright Blackburn Rovers £400,000 1991
Trevor Sinclair Q.P.R. £600,000 1993
Brett Ormerod Southampton £1,750,000 2001
Charlie Adam Liverpool £6,750,000[1] 2011

Individual records[edit]

Players[edit]

  • Most Football League appearances: Jimmy Armfield (569, between 27 December 1954 and 1 May 1971)
For a list of Blackpool players with the most League appearances, see here and sort by appearances.
  • Most consecutive League appearances: Georgie Mee (195, between 25 December 1920 and 12 September 1925)
  • Most goals in total: Jimmy Hampson (252, between 15 October 1927 and 25 December 1938)
  • Most Football League goals: Jimmy Hampson (248)
For a list of Blackpool players with the most League goals, see here and sort by goals.

Managers[edit]

  • Longest-serving manager: Joe Smith (22 years, 9 months; from 1 August 1935 to 30 April 1958)

Attendances[edit]

  • Largest attendance – Pre-2002: 38,098; v. Wolverhampton Wanderers on 17 September 1955.
  • Largest attendance – 2002 onwards: 16,116 (99.48% of capacity; v. Manchester City on 17 October 2010)

Home gate receipts[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Adam ready to give Dalglish selection headache" - Daily Mirror, 9 July 2011
  2. ^ Seaside Legends – Blackpool's official website
  3. ^ Calley, Roy (1992). Blackpool: A Complete Record 1887–1992, p. 115
  4. ^ a b Gillatt, Peter (30 November 2009). Blackpool FC on This Day: History, Facts and Figures from Every Day of the Year. Pitch Publishing Ltd. ISBN 1-905411-50-2.