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Thomas Ince appears poised for a move to the Barclays Premier League after Blackpool announced the attacking midfielder has been granted the go-ahead to hold talks over a loan switch.
Ince, who turns 22 on Thursday, is the son of former England midfielder Paul Ince who was recently sacked as Blackpool's manager.
He has been linked with a host of clubs, including Swansea and Monaco, and a long-anticipated switch to top-flight league football looks to be imminent.
So Paul Ince was given a final shot on basis he made list of transfer targets by Monday. He then went on coaching course instead #BFC1887
Oyston: "I would like recruitment on players as a priority. I wasn't made aware by Paul he would disappear off face of the earth." #BFC1887
Also Oyston confirms Ince told by text: "I informed them we were making changes by text because we couldn't get hold of them." #BFC1887