**Ashley Derricott's full report on Karl Oyston will be on Granada Reports on ITV at 6pm.**
Under fire Blackpool chairman Karl Oyston has spoken exclusively to Granada Reports today.
The seasiders have been relegated twice in two years, and face a season in League Two with another new manager
He told Ashley Derricott why he felt like it was the right time to break his silence.
You can watch our full report on Karl Oyston on Granada Reports on ITV at 6pm.
New Blackburn boss, Owen Coyle, and Blackpool's Gary Bowyer are both taking on clubs with years of frustrating results and disillusioned supporters.
But they've been telling our reporter, Chris Hall, they are both up for the challenge.
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With Blackpool facing their second successive relegation, moves are underway to try to bring the Oyston family and the fans together.
But some are looking hundreds of miles away to the east, and the club's president Valeri Belokon, who helped take them into the Premier League just six years ago. He rarely gives interviews, but spoke to our correspondent Ashley Derricott who travelled to Riga in Latvia:
It's one of the biggest football derbies never to be played.
That is until this weekend.
On Saturday afternoon neighbours Blackpool and Fleetwood Town will face each other in a league game for the very first time.
David Chisnall has spent the day on the Fylde coast and paid a visit to both clubs
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It's emerged that Blackpool FC's president Valeri Belokon is suing the club's owners.
Mr Belokon has confirmed he's filed a High Court claim against Owen and Karl Oyston.
“Valeri Belokon confirms that yesterday his company VB Football Assets (a shareholder in Blackpool Football Club (BFC)) issued a claim for unfair prejudice in the London High Court against Messrs Owen Oyston and Karl Oyston and their company Segesta Limited.
"Mr Belokon also confirms that VB Football Assets has issued related proceedings against Segesta Limited concerning an investment it made in July 2008."
The club said nobody was available for comment.
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Blackpool striker Nile Ranger has returned to train with his club, after eight months being absent without leave.
His return was reported by the Blackpool Gazette's football writer Will Watt on Twitter.
After eight months AWOL, Nile Ranger has finally reported back for training at Blackpool this morning.
A clause was activated in Ranger's contract earlier this year, much to the player's surprise as he revealed on Instagram.
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