Poor pitch conditions... but likely not this bad.
Tangerines to hold late inspection - Yahoo! Eurosport
Blackpool will hold a pitch inspection three hours before their scheduled 3pm kick-off against Liverpool on Boxing Day to see if the match can go ahead.If my math is correct, and it rarely is, this means that the announcement can't happen until after the fantasy game locks down. So you'll have to take your chances on Liverpool and Blackpool players.
The Seasiders do not have undersoil heating at Bloomfield Road and despite covering the pitch there is still some doubt over whether the surface will be playable...
'The timing of the pitch inspection has been made in consultation with the Barclays Premier League, match referee Mike Oliver and officials from Liverpool.'