Evatt signs Blackpool deal
By Mark Buckingham
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Ian Evatt has signed an 18-month contract at Blackpool after being released by QPR.
Ian Evatt has signed an 18-month contract at Blackpool after being released by Queens Park Rangers.
The defender's contract was cancelled by The R's on Friday and he quickly fixed up a long-term deal at Blackpool.
He had been on loan at Bloomfield Road since the start of the season, but will now stay until 2008.
The League One club also have an option to keep the centre-half for a further year after he impressed manager Simon Grayson.
During his loan spell, he made 28 appearances and also started Saturday's FA Cup tie with Aldershot after completing his permanent move.