Fleetwood v Blackpool: Five things we can expect

Fleetwood boss Uwe Rosler and Blackpool boss Gary Bowyer will share a laugh or two before the derby
Fleetwood boss Uwe Rosler and Blackpool boss Gary Bowyer will share a laugh or two before the derby

It might not have the history, tradition or prestige of El Clasico or the Manchester derby but the fourth ever competitive ‘El Fylde-io’ is set to be a fiery affair as near neighbours Fleetwood and Blackpool prepare to do battle.

Fleetwood’s meteoric rise from non-league has been much documented with Uwe Rosler’s side now established in League One and challenging for promotion once again.