New manager Kenny Dalglish was again unable to deliver the Midas touch as Blackpool beat Liverpool 2-1 at Bloomfield Road on Wednesday to complete a remarkable Premier League double over the 18-time champion.

The victory lifted Blackpool to ninth with 28 points while Liverpool, which brought in interim appointment Dalglish on Saturday to replace Roy Hodgson, is 13th on 25 after its eighth defeat in 11 away games.

The result: Blackpol 2 (Taylor-Fletcher 12, Campbell 69) bt Liverpool 1 (Torres 3) . — Reuters

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