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Paul Ince has criticised Blackpool chairman Karl Oyston for sacking him via text message this week.
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Ferguson talking like a manager; says he'll discuss potential signings with the chairman, says play-offs achievable. http://t.co/uJORqN8sex
Barry Ferguson says he's been asked to 'fill in for a few days'. Has brought in 2 coaches 'to help out' - Malky Thompson & Bob Malcolm.
Barry Ferguson NOT confirmed as Blackpool boss. In charge for Saturday's game for now, says hasn't fully considered whether he wants it FT.
Players in: Chris Taylor (Millwall, free), Simon Eastwood (Portsmouth, free), Alan Judge (Notts County, free), Todd Kane (Chelsea, loan), DJ Campbell (QPR, free), Alex Marrow (Crystal Palace, free), Matt Kilgallon,
(Sunderland, free), Tommy Spurr (Doncaster, free), Tom Cairney (Hull, loan), Yann Songo'o (Sporting Kansas City, free)
Players out: David Goodwillie (Dundee United, loan) Micah Evans, Osayamen Osawe, Chris Dilo, Jamie MacLaren, Reece Hands, Peter Wylie, Ryan Humphreys, Danny Laverty, Nuno Gomes (all
released), Martin Olsson (Norwich, undisclosed), Jack O'Connell (Rochdale, loan), Anton Forrester (Bury, loan), Nuno Henrique (Futebol Clube de Arouca, loan), Morten Gamst Pedersen (Kardemir Karabukspor), Gael Givet (Arles-Avignon), Bradley Orr (Blackpool, loan)
Bolton 0-1 QPR
Blackburn 5-2 Barnsley
Blackpool 1-0 Reading
Brighton 2-0 Burnley