Is Bristol City vs Blackpool on TV? Date, KO time, team news and how to watch Championship clash

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All you need to know ahead of Bristol City vs Blackpool tomorrow

Bristol City will be looking to return to winning ways this weekend as they host Blackpool in the Championship. The Robins haven’t won either of their two matches this month.

Nigel Pearson’s side had previously enjoyed a brilliant run of form and were unbeaten in the second tier since a defeat to West Brom on Boxing Day. They will now be looking to continue their gradual climb up the table and will be confident of picking up all three points against Blackpool.

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The Seasiders currently sit six points adrift in the relegation zone after winning only one Championship game since October. Mick McCarthy’s side will need a victory this weekend if they are to keep their hopes alive of avoiding relegation and could potentially end up a whopping nine points from safety.

Here is everything you need to know about Bristol City vs Blackpool...

When is Bristol City vs Blackpool?

Bristol City will host Blackpool tomorrow (Saturday March 11). The game is scheduled to kick off at 12:30pm.

Is Bristol City vs Blackpool on TV?

Yes, as Bristol City vs Blackpool has been selected for the early kick-off it will be broadcast live on TV tomorrow afternoon. The fixture will be shown on Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Football, with coverage starting from midday.

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For those who don’t have a Sky Sports membership, you can also access the match via NOW TV with a £11.99 day pass.

Bristol City

Bristol City have struggled with injury concerns as of late, with Joe Williams confirmed to be out for the rest of the season prior to their draw against Huddersfield Town. The midfielder picked up a hamstring injury and a scan on Saturday confirmed the disappointing news.

Meanwhile, the Robins will also be without Tomas Kalas after he was forced off in their defeat to Cardiff City. The defender is expected to be sidelined for six weeks and is unlikely to return until the final few matches of the campaign.

Matty James will be assessed ahead of kick-off after picking up a knock against the Terriers, while Kal Naismith, Tommy Conway, Rob Atkinson and Ayman Benarous are still out.

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Blackpool

Blackpool will be without Shayne Lavery after he suffered a hamstring injury in their defeat to Reading. The Seasiders are looking light up top, with Jake Beesley also sidelined with a fractured foot.

Liam Bridcutt, Charlie Goode, Kevin Stewart, Marvin Ekpiteta and Tom Trybull are all available, while Keshi Anderson and Lewis Florini could be in contention after recovering from their respective injuries.

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