Date: 31st January 2014 at 10:47am
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Blackpool have this morning announced that their first deadline day signing is Faris Haroun, who joins the seasiders from Middlesbrough after having his contract terminated last night by mutual consent.

The 28 year old from Belgium has played 50 games for Middlesbrough, scoring 6 goals since joining English football in 20111 from Germinal Beerschot.

The attacking midfielder joins up with Blackpool today, and will be eligible for tomorrows trip to Blackburn Rovers.

Haroun has played 259 games in his career scoring 45 goals. After joining Middlesbrough after a successful trial, soon became a fans favourite.