Blackpool Appointed Appleton as New Boss

After series of speculation in the last couple of days, Michael Appleton, has finally been appointed as new Blackbool boss in place of Ian Holloway.

The former Portsmouth boss will be be asked to lead Blackpool into promotion this season as the Tangerines are only three points away from playoff position.

Appleton record with Portsmouth isn’t actually convincing, but apparently Blackpool managed have a strong faith on the young manager as he is considered doing well despite having such a limited resources.

The new manager will face his first test on Saturday, where Blackpool play host to Bolton.