Tottenham striker Peter Crouch isn't surprised to see Blackpool punching above their weight.

Crouch worked with Blackpool boss Ian Holloway at QPR.

He told the Spurs website: "I worked with Ian Holloway when I was at QPR and he's a fantastic person and a great manager.

"He was great with me for the short time we worked together and I've a lot of respect for him."

Tottenham drew 1-1 with Blackpool yesterday.

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