Blackpool: Rangers friendly cancelled by Championship club after Covid-19 outbreak

Blackpool were promoted back to the Championship last season

Blackpool have called off their friendly against Rangers on Wednesday after a number of positive Covid-19 cases in the playing squad.

The Championship club said those affected are self-isolating in line with government guidance.

Scottish Premiership winners Rangers had sold 4,500 tickets for the match and called the cancellation "sensible".

Blackpool start their league season with a trip to Bristol City on Saturday, 7 August.

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