Confirmed: Blackpool and Sheffield Wednesday line-ups

Blackpool fans

Here is how Blackpool and Sheffield Wednesday will line up for this afternoon’s match:

Blackpool starting XI: Parish, Barkhuizen, Aldred, Hall, Ferguson, Addison, Oliver, O'Hara, Perkins, Telford, Delfouneso

Blackpool subs: Boney, Clarke, O'Dea, Nosworthy, Cubero, Osayi-Samuel, Sene

Sheffield Wednesday starting XI: Westwood, Palmer, Lees, Dielna, Helan, Lee, Hutchinson, McGugan, Maguire, Keane, Nuhiu

Sheffield Wednesday subs: Buxton, Mattock, May, Maghoma, Melo Silva, Vermijl, Kirkland

Blackpool and Sheffield Wednesday go head-to-head at Bloomfield Road this afternoon with the hosts currently bottom of the Championship and 15 points from safety.

As for Wednesday, they are 11th in the table, 15 points below the playoff places, but they will be aiming for a victory this afternoon to further cement their place in the top half.

Blackpool are without a win in their last seven matches, with only two points coming in that time, while Wednesday will be looking to get back on track after losing to Blackburn last week.

Prior to that they had won two games on the bounce and they will be hoping to make it a double over Blackpool having beaten them 1-0 in the reverse fixture on Boxing Day.

That said, Blackpool are unbeaten in their last three meetings with Wednesday at Bloomfield Road so could they get a much-needed victory this afternoon?

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