Blackpool owner Karl Oyston has finally confirmed that he intends to back manager Jose Riga for the Championship season.
Jose Riga and Karl Oyston have not spoken for over a week, with the Belgian’s future at Blackpool shrouded in doubt.
Blackpool chairman Karl Oyston says he is bemused by his manager's actions over the international break.
Two supporters groups have united against club chairman Karl Oyston, who failed to strengthen the playing squad on transfer deadline day.
Karl Oyston has admitted that Blackpool's opening day embarrassment was avoidable, although he failed to apologise for the situation the club are in.
The player shortage that has engulfed Blackpool has caused them to withdraw from a friendly with Alfreton.
With just eight players at the club, Blackpool are facing a battle to be able to field eleven players for the first game.