There are eye-catching options available on free transfers this summer as Michael Appleton looks to bolster his squad at Bloomfield Road.
The summer transfer window has been open for a few weeks now and EFL Championship clubs have been busy strengthening their squads while trying to keep hold of their star players.
At Blackpool, new boss Michael Appleton has yet to add new faces to his squad while eight players have been released after their contracts at Bloomfield Road expired.
The tastes of Ethan Robsonwho has since joined League One outfit MK Dons, and winger Grant Ward find themselves on the free agent list after leaving the Seasiders.
This list is one place the club could look for trade deals to add strength and depth to their ranks for the upcoming season.
Several free agents have made headlines in world football with links to Premier League clubs, including Gareth Bale, Christian Eriksen and Jesse Lingard.
However, there are also plenty of talents lower down the divisions who could be realistic targets for the Seasiders and their second-tier rivals.
Here are 16 quality players who were released by EFL Championship clubs this summer and are still available on a free transfer ahead of the 2022/23 season kick off: