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Roman Pavlyuchenko fires in a goal from just outside the box to the top left corner of the goal. Blackpool 3-1 Tottenham.Peter Crouch provided the assist for the goal.
Jermain Defoe is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Richard Kingson takes the indirect free kick.
The ball is crossed by Jermaine Jenas.
Booking for Charlie Adam for unsporting behaviour. Unfair challenge on Michael Dawson by Charlie Adam results in a free kick. Michael Dawson takes the free kick.
Benoit Assou-Ekotto concedes a free kick for a foul on Charlie Adam. Richard Kingson takes the free kick.
The ball is swung over by Jermaine Jenas, Craig Cathcart makes a clearance.
The ball is crossed by Jermaine Jenas, clearance made by Ian Evatt.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Aaron Lennon, Keith Southern makes a clearance.
The ball is delivered by Aaron Lennon, Alex Baptiste gets a block in.
David Vaughan takes a shot. Michael Dawson gets a block in.
Corner taken short by Neal Eardley.
The ball is swung over by Matt Phillips, Benoit Assou-Ekotto gets a block in.
Niko Kranjcar has an effort from just inside the box that misses to the left of the goal.
The ball is delivered by Benoit Assou-Ekotto, Craig Cathcart manages to make a clearance.
A cross is delivered by Niko Kranjcar, Richard Kingson makes a save.
Centre by Aaron Lennon. Effort from outside the penalty box by Niko Kranjcar goes wide right of the target.
Benoit Assou-Ekotto delivers the ball, clearance by Ian Evatt.
Brett Ormerod grabs a goal from close range low into the middle of the goal. Blackpool 3-0 Tottenham.
Jermaine Jenas delivers the ball, Headed effort from inside the area by Peter Crouch misses to the left of the target.
Luka Modric delivers the ball, clearance by Ian Evatt.
Aaron Lennon sends in a cross, Craig Cathcart manages to make a clearance.
David Vaughan gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jermain Defoe. Niko Kranjcar restarts play with the free kick.
Jermaine Jenas produces a cross, save by Richard Kingson.
Matt Phillips gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Benoit Assou-Ekotto. Free kick taken by Michael Dawson.
Peter Crouch on for Sebastien Bassong.
Shot by Niko Kranjcar. Clearance by Alex Baptiste.
A cross is delivered by Aaron Lennon, Roman Pavlyuchenko takes a shot. Save made by Richard Kingson.
Corner taken right-footed by Niko Kranjcar to the near post, clearance by Alex Baptiste.
The ball is crossed by Aaron Lennon, Alex Baptiste gets a block in.
Jermain Defoe takes a shot. Blocked by Neal Eardley.
Effort from the edge of the box by Jermaine Jenas goes wide of the right-hand upright.
The ball is delivered by Charlie Adam.
Sergey Kornilenko leaves the field to be replaced by Brett Ormerod. Matt Phillips comes on in place of James Beattie.
Niko Kranjcar produces a right-footed shot from just outside the penalty box that misses to the left of the goal.
Short corner taken by Luka Modric from the right by-line.
Jermain Defoe crosses the ball. Niko Kranjcar crosses the ball.
William Gallas produces a left-footed shot from outside the penalty area and misses left.
The ball is delivered by Aaron Lennon, blocked by Alex Baptiste.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Niko Kranjcar, Richard Kingson makes a comfortable save.
Niko Kranjcar on for Steven Pienaar.
Keith Southern comes on in place of Ludovic Sylvestre.
Jermain Defoe has an effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the right of the goal.
Free kick awarded for a foul by David Vaughan on Steven Pienaar. Free kick taken by Luka Modric.
Shot by Charlie Adam from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the goal.
Roman Pavlyuchenko produces a left-footed shot from just outside the area that goes harmlessly over the target.
Centre by Alex Baptiste, clearance by Benoit Assou-Ekotto.
Shot by Luka Modric from just outside the area goes over the net.
Centre by Steven Pienaar.
Steven Pienaar produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide right of the target.
The ball is sent over by Dudley Campbell, blocked by Benoit Assou-Ekotto.
Aaron Lennon produces a cross, Roman Pavlyuchenko takes a shot. Save by Richard Kingson.
Jermaine Jenas has shot on goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.
Corner taken short by Aaron Lennon.
Benoit Assou-Ekotto crosses the ball.
Dudley Campbell takes a shot. Save by Heurelho Gomes.
A cross is delivered by Aaron Lennon.
Effort from outside the box by Benoit Assou-Ekotto goes wide right of the target.
A cross is delivered by Benoit Assou-Ekotto, Ian Evatt makes a clearance.
The ball is crossed by Aaron Lennon, Shot by Steven Pienaar from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the goal.
Wilson Palacios leaves the field to be replaced by Jermaine Jenas.
Dudley Campbell finds the back of the net with a headed goal from inside the six-yard box. Blackpool 2-0 Tottenham.The assist for the goal came from James Beattie.
Ian Evatt goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour. Ian Evatt gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Steven Pienaar. Aaron Lennon produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick. Aaron Lennon sends in a cross. Jermain Defoe takes a shot. Clearance by Craig Cathcart.
Alex Baptiste delivers the ball, Heurelho Gomes makes a save.
Wilson Palacios challenges David Vaughan unfairly and gives away a free kick. Charlie Adam restarts play with the free kick. A cross is delivered by Neal Eardley, Steven Pienaar gets a block in.
Sebastien Bassong gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on James Beattie. Direct free kick taken by Neal Eardley.
Foul by Michael Dawson on James Beattie, free kick awarded. Strike on goal comes in from Charlie Adam from the free kick.
Jermain Defoe has an effort at goal from 18 yards. Clearance by Craig Cathcart.
The ball is swung over by Steven Pienaar.
David Vaughan challenges Benoit Assou-Ekotto unfairly and gives away a free kick. Luka Modric restarts play with the free kick.
Steven Pienaar takes a shot. Craig Cathcart gets a block in.
David Vaughan crosses the ball.
Unfair challenge on Charlie Adam by Luka Modric results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Ludovic Sylvestre.
Drilled right-footed shot by Steven Pienaar. Blocked by Ludovic Sylvestre.
Neal Eardley fouled by Jermain Defoe, the ref awards a free kick. Richard Kingson restarts play with the free kick.
Outswinging corner taken by Luka Modric from the right by-line played to the near post, clearance by Sergey Kornilenko.
Jermain Defoe is ruled offside. Free kick taken by Richard Kingson.
Unfair challenge on Benoit Assou-Ekotto by James Beattie results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Heurelho Gomes.
Foul by Charlie Adam on Wilson Palacios, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Michael Dawson.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Jermain Defoe. Richard Kingson takes the free kick.
Ludovic Sylvestre challenges Roman Pavlyuchenko unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Benoit Assou-Ekotto.
Aaron Lennon delivers the ball, clearance by Craig Cathcart.
Ludovic Sylvestre gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Roman Pavlyuchenko. Luka Modric takes the direct free kick.
The ball is delivered by Neal Eardley, Sebastien Bassong concedes a Penalty for a foul on Dudley Campbell. Charlie Adam scores a placed penalty. Blackpool 1-0 Tottenham.Assist by Dudley Campbell.
Roman Pavlyuchenko has an effort at goal from outside the box which goes wide left of the target.
Effort on goal by Sergey Kornilenko from 12 yards. Blocked by Sebastien Bassong.
Effort on goal by Steven Pienaar from just inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.
The ball is crossed by Aaron Lennon, James Beattie manages to make a clearance.
Inswinging corner taken by Steven Pienaar from the left by-line, save by Richard Kingson.
Unfair challenge on Michael Dawson by Sergey Kornilenko results in a free kick. Michael Dawson takes the free kick.
The referee gives a free kick against Alex Baptiste for handball. Aaron Lennon takes the free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Charlie Adam by Wilson Palacios. Charlie Adam delivers the ball, Headed effort on goal by Sergey Kornilenko from inside the penalty box misses to the right of the target.
Blackpool boss Ian Holloway is confident Harry Redknapp could get England playing like his Tottenham team.
Since being appointed as manager at White Hart Lane in 2008, Redknapp has completely transformed Spurs from Premier League strugglers to the dynamic outfit now competing in this season's Champions League knock-out rounds.
The 63-year-old has frequently been tipped to succeed England head coach Fabio Capello when the Italian leaves his post in 2012 and Holloway feels Redknapp is the right man for the job.
"We'll have to leave that to the powers that be, but I for one would love to see him in that chair," said Holloway, whose Blackpool side host Tottenham on Tuesday night.
"I think he can handle it and I think he'd get our players to play the way his clubs play - with a great deal of attacking prowess. He seems to get the best out of everybody, which you need as an international manager."
Last week Tottenham notched a famous 1-0 victory over AC Milan in their Champions League round-of-16 first leg at the San Siro, a result which was overshadowed by an incident in which the hosts' captain Gennaro Gattuso headbutted Spurs assistant boss Joe Jordan.
Holloway believes the way the episode was handled on Tottenham's part is further testament to Redknapp's qualities as a manager.
"How out of order was Mr Gattuso and how dignified was Joe Jordan with the whole thing?" Holloway said.
"If you knew Joe - he was Bristol City manager when I was a Bristol Rovers player - where he got that restraint from, I do not know! But he managed to control himself and I'm sure that is because of where he is and how he appreciates working with Harry at that club.
"People like Harry get the best out of everybody and I think he will always do that, and keep doing it. It's amazing that he is now doing it at one of the top clubs and I think they are very fortunate to have him."
Ahead of Tuesday's game Blackpool are still suffering a goalkeeper shortage, with Holloway's attempts to bring in a new stopper so far proving fruitless.
The Tangerines have been looking to make an emergency loan signing after Paul Rachubka sustained a serious knee injury earlier this month but it seems the prospect of a move for Blackburn's Frank Fielding hit a stumbling block because Rovers wanted him to go straight into the first team, while Holloway dismissed reports that Andy Lonergan could be joining from Preston.
Matt Gilks, out since cracking his patella in November, has suffered muscle wastage and the latest on his recovery is that he could be available for the match against Chelsea at Bloomfield Road on March 7.
Scotland Under-19 international Chris Kettings was on the Seasiders' bench as back-up to Richard Kingson for the 1-1 draw with Aston Villa and could be there again for the Spurs game.
Mark Halstead, who has returned from a loan spell at Kettering but is not fully match-fit, is another potential option, but the whole situation has left Holloway frustrated.
Meanwhile, Redknapp believes that Holloway should be crowned manager of the year if he successfully steers Blackpool clear of relegation this season.
"The job Ian Holloway has done there has been amazing, he has been great for the Premier League, a breath of fresh air" Redknapp said.
"The way his team have come and played, the way they go for it, that has been amazing. He has got the absolute maximum out of the players and that is the only thing you can do as a manager.
"They have a great spirit there and they are a really attacking side and push people forward. Everybody looked at them at the start of the year and said they would be lucky if they got 20 points, and they have passed that.
"They have a big chance of staying up and if he does that he should be manager of the year."
Redknapp will once again have to put out a patched-up side out in Lancashire as injury problems continue to hamper his side's push for a top-four spot.
Jonathan Woodgate (groin), Tom Huddlestone (ankle), Ledley King (groin), Younes Kaboul (knee) and Vedran Corluka (ankle) are all likely to be out for some time but the club are hopeful that Rafael van der Vaart (calf) and Gareth Bale (back) will be back in action in 10 days' time.
Van der Vaart was ruled out for a month towards the end of last year with a hamstring problem and picked up a groin injury during Spurs' 2-1 win at Bolton on February 5.
The Dutchman came through an hour of last week's 1-0 against AC Milan but Redknapp confirmed that he had aggravated the problem in training.
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