Date: 16th March 2009 at 7:42pm
Written by:

reedo90: ‘His spirit will live on always. The Blackpool faithful’s thoughts are with his family.’

platos: ‘God bless. I think the family will take comfort from the fact that so many fans will be thinking of them at this sad time. He bent it before Beckham.

SuddicktheKing: ‘I feel so sad at this news. He is a proper Pool legend and my BFC hero. He not only bent it before Beckham but he did it with a proper football! RIP the King.

pickering_hat_trick: ‘Very very sad news was a true gent and a great player.

suffolknwot: ‘Had the pleasure of watching the man, a true great. My thought’s go to Alan’s family at this sad time.

SeasideEssexXile: ‘One of the greatest Pool players I’ve ever seen. RIP the King.

Everyone at Blackpool Vital would like to offer their condolences to Alan’s family at this difficult time for them.