The game between Blackpool and Crystal Palace in the Championship on 21st January 2012 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.

Footymad preview History of the Blackpool v Crystal Palace fixture

Crystal Palace face a trip to Blackpool at Bloomfield Road on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 17 games played, Eagles have recorded 5 wins, and Blackpool have come away with 8 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was was two seasons ago, in March 2010, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2-2 draw in a Championship match.