Gary Bowyer was left frustrated despite Armand Gnanduillet rescuing a point as his Blackpool side recorded a 2-2 draw at home to Walsall.
Football fans and well-wishers lined the streets of Blackpool on Thursday to pay their last respects to former England captain Jimmy Armfield.
Blackpool have signed striker Dan Agyei on loan from Burnley until the end of the season.
Blackpool boss Gary Bowyer and his Bristol Rovers counterpart Darrell Clarke went home satisfied after watching their sides play out a goalless stalemate.
Blackpool have extended the loan deal of Newcastle midfielder Sean Longstaff for the remainder of the season.