Date: 24th June 2014 at 9:25pm
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On this day in 1972, Blackpool withstood temperatures of over 100 degrees to try to defend their Anglo-Italian trophy against Roma in the Olympic Stadium.

Blackpool lost 3-1 with Alcock getting the consolation goal in the 89th minute.

Blackpool found the game a difficult one to break down in the Blazing heat and Roma finished up 3-1 winners