Mighty Blackpool defeated Freetonians SLIFA by a lone in their first game of the season. 

The goal was scored by recent transfer, Mustapha Kallon aka Messi Rutile. The game threathen not to take place as SLIFA officials were misbehaving before the game. They were still bitter about the ruling made by the Transfer Committee confirming that Alves, Mohamed Alie Conteh is a Blackpool player.

Mustapha Kallon also bagged the Man of The Match Award.