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Bolton Wanderers vs MK Dons Preview: Bolton looking for third straight league win The University of Bolton Stadium hosts MK Dons on Saturday, as a revitalised Wanderers side looks to take their points tally into positive figures for the first time this season.

LOVpod Episode 128 Welcome back to the LOVpod. In episode 128, regular Tom, MD Eddie and myself Will bring you up to date on all things Bolton Wanderers.

How is Josh Vela getting on since leaving Bolton Wanderers? One of those to depart the club was midfielder Josh Vela, who - having progressed through the club's youth ranks and going on to make over 180 appearances for Wanderers' senior side - confirmed after the club's final game of the season, that he would be leaving Bolton when his contract at the University of Bolton Stadium expired that summer.

Get Your Tickets For Saturday’s MK Dons Fixture Keith Hill’s men return to the University of Bolton Stadium this Saturday when they face MK Dons in Sky Bet League One action – and supporters can buy their tickets now and print them at home to avoid match day queues.

Doncaster Rovers: Independent panel to decide fate of Bolton Wanderers game An independent panel will meet today to decide the fate of the postponed clash between Doncaster Rovers and Bolton Wanderers.

Report: Burton Albion U18s 1-1 Bolton Wanderers U18s Bolton Wanderers progress through to the Third Round of the F.A. Youth Cup, after defeating Burton Albion on penalties at the Pirelli Stadium, in a barnstormer of a cup tie.

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'He won't last long' - Plenty of Bolton fans react to key Sunderland figure's recent struggles It's fair to say that the last two spells of football management have been tough on Phil Parkinson, who is now struggling with Sunderland. His side exited the EFL Trophy on Tuesday evening after being beaten 3-0 by League Two side Scunthorpe United, in what was a poor performance throughout the contest by the Black Cats.

Leasing.com Trophy Second Round Draw Confirmed The Leasing.com Trophy Round Two Draw will take place on Saturday 16 November, live on Sky Sports’ Soccer Saturday from 2pm, with Wanderers in the hat for the draw.

Craig Pawson to Referee Bolton v Milton Keynes Dons Craig Pawson will referee Saturday's Sky Bet League One fixture between Bolton and Milton Keynes Dons at the University of Bolton Stadium.

Bolton Advance to Leasing.com Trophy Knockout Stage Bolton have progressed through to the knockout stage of the Leasing.com Trophy, having finished as runners-up in their qualification group. Despite losing on penalties to both Bradford City and Rochdale, respectively, Wanderers put one foot in the last 32 of the competition when they recorded a 3-1 victory over Manchester City U21 a fortnight ago.

Community: Yoan Zouma attends EFL Kids Cup On Friday 8th November Bolton Wanderers Community Trust hosted their Local Stage of the EFL Kids Cup. Over 30 schools were represented from across the town, there was some fantastic football on display on all six pitches at Powerleague, Bolton.

Community Trust success at North West Football Awards It was a night of celebrating yesterday evening for the Bolton Wanderers Community Trust, as they picked up the award for Community Club of the Year at the North West Football Awards.

Josh Grant reacts after Plymouth Argyle progress past Bolton Wanderers in the FA Cup Plymouth Argyle youngster Josh Grant, on loan from Chelsea, was made to adapt to a new position in the Pilgrims' 1-0 win away to Bolton Wanderers in the FA Cup First Round.

Burton Albion FA Youth Cup Ticket details confirmed Bolton Wanderers U18s will travel to the Pirelli Stadium on Wednesday 13 November to take on Burton Albion in the Second Round of the FA Youth Cup. Only the South Stand will be open for this fixture.

Keith Hill makes somewhat frustrating admission about Bolton's FA Cup exit Bolton Wanderers manager Keith Hill says a good run in the FA Cup could have been a welcome way of raising money for the club this season. The Trotters were knocked out of the competition in the first round on Saturday, as they lost 1-0 at home to League Two side Plymouth Argyle, with Callum McFadzean netting the only goal of the game.

The Dozen: flares, zorbs and Maddison's delight – the best Premier League pics Our picture editors chose their favourite pics from the weekend’s action.

Rúben Neves fires spectacular opener as Wolves triumph over Villa in derby Aston Villa, hit by injuries, went down to a 2-1 defeat at neighbours Wolves that leaves them one place above the relegation zone.

Wolves 2-1 Aston Villa: Premier League – as it happened Rúben Neves and Raúl Jiménez set up the victory for Wolves against Aston Villa, who scored a late consolation through Trézéguet.

Gallery: Tommy Banks 90th Birthday! Recently, former Wanderers defender and 1958 F.A. Cup winner Tommy Banks came to the University of Bolton Stadium, to take part in the Bolton Wanderers Community Trust's Sporting Memories session.

Zimbabwe Boss Explains Chicksen Omission Adam Chicksen will not feature for Zimbabwe in upcoming Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers, with focus instead placed on his club career at Bolton.

Connor Hall Suffers Hamstring Injury Connor Hall could be facing another spell on the sidelines after picking up a hamstring injury in Bolton's FA Cup defeat to Plymouth Argyle.

Bolton Wanderers 0-1 Plymouth Argyle Callum McFadzean scored the only goal as Plymouth Argyle advanced in the FA Cup with victory at the University of Bolton Stadium. McFadzean scored the decisive goal with 11 minutes on the clock, lashing home off the underside of the crossbar after Wanderers had failed to deal with a ball into the box.

Bolton vs Plymouth Argyle Live: Pilgrims into FA Cup second round after 1-0 win Plymouth Argyle are into the second round of the FA Cup after beating Bolton Wanderers 1-0 at the University of Bolton Stadium on Saturday. Left wing-back Callum McFadzean scored the decisive goal, which came as early as the 11th minute.

Bolton Wanderers v Plymouth Argyle Live coverage of Saturday's The FA Cup game between Bolton Wanderers and Plymouth Argyle.

FA Cup 1st round Preview: Bolton Wanderers vs Plymouth Argyle The FA Cup is back as Bolton Wanderers begin their journey in the 1st round against Plymouth Argyle. The last time Wanderers started in the 1st round, they progressed with a narrow 1-0 win against Grimsby Town in 2016.

Wolves v Aston Villa: match preview Aston Villa have already beaten Wolves in the Carabao Cup and will hope to repeat the trick at Molineux.

Team News: Bolton Wanderers v Plymouth Argyle Bolton and Plymouth Argyle will enter battle for the first time since 1993, with the two sides meeting in the first round of the FA Cup.

Bonne and Chicksen get Zimbabwe passports England-based Macauley Bonne and Adam Chicksen receive Zimbabwean passports clearing them to play in Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers.

Club Statement: Nick Allamby Joins Sunderland Bolton Wanderers wishes to confirm that Strength and Conditioning coach Nick Allamby has joined Sunderland, where he will team up with former Wanderers management duo Phil Parkinson and Steve Parkin, following just over three years’ service at the University of Bolton Stadium.

Mascot Select competition to be held against Plymouth Argyle Junior Bolton Wanderers supporters who come along to tomorrow’s Emirates FA Cup 1st Round clash against Plymouth Argyle in full 2019/20 kit, will be in with a chance of being selected to walk out with the team ahead of the 3pm kick off.

Match Preview: Bolton Wanderers vs. Plymouth Argyle Wanderers welcome Ryan Lowe’s Plymouth Argyle on Saturday afternoon for an Emirates F.A. Cup clash at the University of Bolton Stadium.

Adam Chicksen Granted Zimbabwean Passport Adam Chicksen has been granted a passport by Zimbabwean authorities, but will not be called upon for forthcoming international fixtures.

Nick Allamby Leaves Bolton for Sunderland Bolton have lost another key member of their backroom team, after Nick Allamby departed to link up with Phil Parkinson at Sunderland. Allamby moved to Wanderers in the summer of 2016, following Parkinson, his assistant Steve Parkin and goalkeeping coach Lee Butler in making the defection from Bradford City.

Robert Lewis to Referee Bolton v Plymouth Argyle Robert Lewis will referee Saturday's Emirates FA Cup first-round tie between Bolton and Plymouth Argyle at the University of Bolton Stadium. Wanderers go into the game on the back of a 2-1 victory at home to Fleetwood Town last Saturday, while the Pilgrims were beaten 1-0 by Chelsea U21 in the Leasing.com Trophy the previous Tuesday.

Pay on the Day available for Plymouth Argyle Emirates F.A Cup Clash Supporters will be able to pay on the turnstiles for Wanderers' Emirates FA Cup first round fixture against Plymouth Argyle on Saturday 9 November.

Bolton Wanderers boss Keith Hill on Plymouth Argyle FA Cup clash, Ryan Lowe and Remi Matthews The former Pilgrims' defender has spoken to Plymouth Live ahead of the first round tie.

What's the story, moaning Donny? Liam Hoden's recent article for the Doncaster Free Press was a delightful example of biased thinking to justify Donny just getting given three easy points, seemingly backed up by nothing more than whataboutery. It contained some absolute pearlers.

Bolton Settle Debts to Football Creditors The long-term financial security of Bolton Wanderers took a step forward on Thursday, after outstanding money owed to football creditors was paid in full.

Raúl Jiménez heads Wolves to verge of Europa League knockout stage Raúl Jiménez headed an injury-time winner to give Wolves a 1-0 win against Slovan Bratislava to put them on the verge of the Europa League last 32.

Lazio v Celtic and more: Europa League – live! Join Michael Butler for the latest from tonight’s Europa League matches, with Manchester United, Wolves, Celtic and Rangers among the teams in action.

BWFC FanZone Christmas Cracker All Bolton Wanderers fans are invited to attend our festive Fanzone Christmas Cracker Party on Saturday 21 December in the Premier Suite.

Harry Goslin: The Wartime Wanderer Harry Goslin, our former captain who lost his life during the Second World War, will be remembered in a special concert tonight at the Albert Halls in Bolton.

'What a club', 'Massive' - Plenty of Bolton Wanderers fans react to latest club announcement Bolton Wanderers are slowing starting to see light at the end of the tunnel, with Keith Hill's side edging closer to reaching positive points this season. The Trotters started the season on minus 12 points after their well-publicised off-the-field problems, but they have shown improvement heading towards the festive period.

The University of Bolton Stadium to host 2020 Rugby League Ashes Match The University of Bolton Stadium will stage the first of a three-game Rugby League Ashes series on Saturday 31 October 2020.

Second Accrington Stanley allocation: SOLD OUT We can confirm that a second allocation of tickets for the Sky Bet League One away fixture at Accrington Stanley on Saturday 23 November, has now SOLD OUT.

Keith Hill provides important Bolton Wanderers injury update ahead of Plymouth Argyle clash It's safe to say that it's been a far from ideal start to the season for Bolton Wanderers, both on and off the pitch. But the Trotters are starting to see light at the end of the dark tunnel, with Keith Hill's side just seven points adrift of Southend in the League One table.

Why Bolton Wanderers could benefit from an FA Cup run To offer a differing opinion from Chris' article, Ed looks at the positives of a cup run.

Wanderers Second Round F.A Youth Cup clash confirmed Wanderers U18s will travel to Burton Albion on Wednesday 13 November in the Second Round of the F.A. Youth Cup.

Could Bolton Wanderers Do Without an FA Cup Run This Season? With Bolton Wanderers preparing to face Plymouth Argyle in the FA Cup this Saturday at the Reebok, I am firmly of the belief that the club could do without progressing in the famous old competition. On a run of wins, this might be unfathomable to some but please, do me the favour of actually reading the piece before condemning.

Bolton and League One need answers Wanderers began the season with a 12-point sanction for going into administration and, as they waited for their takeover to be completed, they were forced to play youngsters.

Additional Accrington Stanley Tickets Bolton Wanderers have received an additional allocation of 245 seated tickets for our SkyBet League One fixture at Accrington Stanley on Saturday 23 November.

Community: Jason Lowe visits Ability Counts Schools Boccia Competition Last Wednesday, Wanderers midfielder Jason Lowe headed down to Bolton Arena to visit and take part in the Ability Counts Schools Competition.

Bus Service Running For Plymouth Argyle Emirates F.A. Cup tie Our coach provider Tyrers will be running a full bus service for Wanderers Emirates F.A. Cup First Round clash against Plymouth Argyle on Saturday 9 November.

Accrington Stanley away fixture SOLD OUT We have today sold out of our full allocation of tickets for our Sky Bet League One away fixture at Accrington Stanley on Saturday 23 November.

Why the EFL must take a hard line on Bolton Wanderers' postponement of Doncaster Rovers clash - and it is bigger than either club When Bolton Wanderers took the unilateral decision to call-off their game with Doncaster Rovers at less than 36 hours notice, it presented the EFL with a decision - and a mammoth one at that.

Hospitality available for Plymouth Argyle Emirates F.A Cup clash at just £50pp! This Saturday afternoon, Bolton Wanderers come up against Plymouth Argyle in our home fixture in the First Round of the Emirates F.A. Cup and you can watch the match from the Platinum Suite for just £50pp!

Bolton Wanderers & Fleetwood Town investigating complaints over stewarding Bolton and Fleetwood will investigate after a number of Town fans complained about stewarding in the away section.

Club Statement Bolton Wanderers Football Club is aware of allegations that have been made in relation to the stewarding of the away end during and after our Sky Bet League One game against Fleetwood Town at the University of Bolton Stadium on Saturday afternoon.

Gallery: Bolton Wanderers vs. Fleetwood Town Relive Wanderers' Sky Bet League One victory against Fleetwood Town with a gallery courtesy of CameraSport!

Wanderers Annual Carol Service Date Announced Bolton Wanderers' popular Annual Carol Service at University of Bolton Stadium will take place this year on Monday 9th December at 7pm in the Premier Suite.

Fresh update reveals Bolton's stance over free agent Free-agent winger Ben Marshall reportedly left Bolton Wanderers a few weeks ago after an unsuccessful trial with the League One club. Respected journalist Alan Nixon reported at the start of October that Marshall was training with the Trotters ahead of a potential contract offer.

Bolton Wanderers boss planning for future with transfer policy The former Rochdale and Barnsley manager has said his side have a transfer plan in place. The Trotters have won their last three games in all competitions and are starting to look up the League One table rather than down it after a difficult period for the club.

Fleetwood Town investigation into stewarding at Bolton Wanderers Fleetwood Town are investigating supporters' concerns over stewarding at Bolton Wanderers on Saturday, when Town were beaten 2-1. READ MORE: Away displays driving me insane says Joey BartonCod Army fans have complained about the behaviour of stewards at the University of Bolton Stadium and contact has been made between the clubs over the matter.

Bolton Wanderers at the centre of complaints over stewarding ahead of hosting Plymouth Argyle in FA Cup tie Bolton Wanderers are at the centre of complaints over stewarding at the away end of their stadium ahead of hosting Plymouth Argyle in the FA Cup first round this weekend. Fleetwood Town have said they have begun an investigation following a number of complaints from their supporters during and after their League One game at Bolton on Saturday.

Player Ratings: Bolton Wanderers 2-1 Fleetwood Town Mr Consistent was at it again, more so in the second half, winning every tackle he attempted and worked hard up the left flank to give Chris O'Grady some much needed support for the latter stages. We will really miss him if and when he goes on international duty in the upcoming weeks.

LOVpod Episode 127 - Kevin Davies Welcome back to the LOVpod and more importantly, welcome to an incredibly special 127th episode of the podcast with none other than club legend super Kevin Davies. On Saturday, Kevin spoke to Eddie, Tom, James and myself Will at the UNIBOL prior to the Fleetwood game which will live long in the memory and we're excited to now bring this to you.

SPORTS AGENDA: Jurgen Klopp's fixtures strop is a shock to UEFA SPORTS AGENDA BY MIKE KEEGAN: Jurgen Klopp's call for governing bodies to meet the leading managers in world football to discuss the 'crazy' demands on players raised eyebrows at UEFA.

Wanderers' Adam Chicksen likely to obtain Zimbabwean passport "Players who applied for passports will get their passports in time for them to be eligible to represent the nation in matches against Botswana on 15 November and Zambia on 19 November." If selected, Chicksen will definitely miss Wanderers' home game against MK Dons and possibly the following game against Accrington Stanley.

MOTM: Bolton Wanderers 2-1 Fleetwood Town - Jason Lowe Well, what a tremendous win!

Bolton Wanderers: The Future is Very Bright Yeah Bolton Wanderers might have made things difficult when Fleetwood's daisy-cutter trotted past Remi Matthews with five to go but thankfully and ultimately it didn't matter. What did matter was the manner of our performance. Being under the cosh for an hour was immaterial.

EFL: Five things you may have missed From Bolton's 'purple patch' to Gareth Ainsworth's potential chart-topper, it was another weird and wonderful Saturday in the EFL.

Report: Bolton Wanderers 2-1 Fleetwood Town First-half goals from frontmen Chris O’Grady and Daryl Murphy made it three wins on the spin for Keith Hill’s men as they beat fellow Lancastrians Fleetwood Town 2-1 at the University of Bolton Stadium.

Hill fires warning to rivals after Bolton defeat Fleetwood Keith Hill issued a warning to Bolton's Sky Bet League One rivals after his side's 2-1 win over high-flying Fleetwood at the University of Bolton Stadium. First-half goals from strikers Chris O'Grady and Daryl Murphy earned bottom side Wanderers a second successive league triumph.

Bolton Wanderers 2-1 Fleetwood Town: Trotters record third successive win Keith Hill's Bolton Wanderers side recorded their third consecutive victory for the first time since March 2017 after the Whites secured a 2-1 win over high-flyers Fleetwood Town at the University of Bolton Stadium on Saturday afternoon.

Club Statement: Lee Butler Bolton Wanderers can confirm that goalkeeping coach Lee Butler has joined Sunderland, linking up with former Wanderers management duo Phil Parkinson and Steve Parkin, after over three years at the University of Bolton Stadium.

Bolton Wanderers 2-1 Fleetwood Town Bolton survived a late onslaught to beat Fleetwood Town and record a third consecutive victory for the first time since March 2017.

Bottom side Bolton take all three points against high-flyers Fleetwood Strikers Chris O'Grady and Daryl Murphy scored first-half goals as bottom side Bolton beat Sky Bet League One high-flyers Fleetwood 2-1 at the University of Bolton Stadium. Wanderers' third successive win was their first home league success since a 2-1 Championship win over Millwall on March 9.

Arsenal drop points again after Raúl Jiménez header earns Wolves draw Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang gave Arsenal an early lead but Raúl Jiménez’s second-half header gave Wolves a deserved 1-1 draw.

Bolton Goalkeeper Coach Moves to Sunderland A potential exodus of backroom staff at Bolton has begun, with goalkeeping coach Lee Butler leaving the club to join Sunderland.

Bolton Wanderers v Fleetwood Town Live coverage of Saturday's League One game between Bolton Wanderers and Fleetwood Town.

Bolton Remembrance concert tribute to Wanderers war hero Harry Goslin A REMEMBRANCE concert is set to pay special tribute to former Bolton FC captain and wartime hero, Harry Goslin. The former Bolton Wanderers player appeared over 300 times during a nine-year period for the club, including three years spent as captain.

Bolton Wanderers vs Fleetwood Town live streaming: Watch League One Match: Bolton Wanderers vs Fleetwood Town. Competition: League One. Date: November 2, 2019. Kick-off time: 3:00 pm, November 2, 2019. Stadium: University of Bolton Stadium. Bag a VPN to watch Bolton Wanderers vs Fleetwood Town live streaming.

Bolton Wanderers 2 Fleetwood Town 1: Quick one-two floors Joey Barton's players Fleetwood Town blew the chance to close in on the League One automatic promotion places as they slid to a disappointing defeat at bottom club Bolton Wanderers. They were second best on a frustrating afternoon, as sub Josh Morris' smart late strike proved little more than a consolation.

Bolton Wanderers Lotteries Relaunch takes places on November 11th 2019 The Bolton Wanderers Development Association are holding a Promotional Evening in the Premier Suite on Monday 11th November 2019 and supporters are invited to come along and find out more about the Lotteries, how they have played a major role in the past and how they can help in the future.

Match Preview: Fleetwood Town Wanderers welcome Joey Barton’s Fleetwood Town on Saturday afternoon for another Sky Bet League One clash at the University of Bolton Stadium.

A Message to Fans Ahead of Tomorrow's Remembrance Day fixture against Fleetwood Town Ahead of our Game on Saturday we shall be observing a minutes silence. We encourage all our fans to be seated in the stadium for 2.50pm to greet our special guests from The Duke of Lancaster’s Regiment, The Royal Lancers Regiment, The Royal Engineers Regiment, The Royal Artillery Regiment and the Ro.

Team News: Bolton Wanderers v Fleetwood Town Bolton will look to record a third consecutive victory on Saturday, when they host Fleetwood Town at the University of Bolton Stadium.

Bolton Wanderers fans will surely be frustrated over Hill's selection call which has backfired Crawford jarred his knee in Bolton's 3-1 cup win over Manchester City u21s. Despite scoring after the fourth minute, Crawford was carried off on a stretcher later in the game and now looks set to miss the foreseeable future with Bolton.

Cash Turnstile In Operation For Tomorrow’s Sky Bet League One Fixture With Fleetwood Town Wanderers supporters will be able to purchase tickets directly from the turnstiles at Block M of the Carrs Pasties North Stand lower tier, ahead of the 3pm kick off.

Arsenal's Unai Emery refuses to discuss Granit Xhaka omission – video Arsenal head coach Unai Emery refused to discuss the omission of his captain at his pre-match press conference, calling for "100%" focus on the match.

Granit Xhaka out of Arsenal squad for Wolves match after clash with fans Unai Emery has left Arsenal captian Granit Xhaka out of the squad to play Wolves on Saturday.

Arsenal v Wolves: match preview Unai Emery’s Arsenal team selection will be under scrutiny against Wolves but Granit Xhaka will play no part at the Emirates.

Fleetwood Town head coach Joey Barton warns of Bolton Wanderers' threat Fleetwood Town will need to be at their best in order to come away with something against Bolton Wanderers this weekend, according to Joey Barton. Town's head coach believes that the Trotters will constantly improve during this season after a difficult period.

Adam Chicksen visits All Saints Primary Wanderers defender Adam Chicksen paid a visit to the Year 3 pupils at All Saints C of E Primary school in Farnworth on Monday afternoon.

One winner and one loser as Bolton face up to disappointing injury update Bolton Wanderers have been hit with an irritating injury update from Keith Hill, with the Trotters boss confirming that Ali Crawford is set for a spell in the treatment room.

2019-20 League 1 - Bolton vs Fleetwood Preview & Prediction Where can I get tickets for Bolton vs Fleetwood? What was the score in the last meeting between Bolton and Fleetwood? Fleetwood 2-4 Bolton. Predicted line-up : Matthews; Emmanuel, Lowe, Zouma, Chicksen; Weir; Dodoo, Graham, L. Murphy, O'Grady; D. Murphy.

Bolton Wanderers vs Fleetwood Town preview: Bolton looking to make it three wins on the bounce Keith Hill's Bolton side are in search of their third consecutive victory as Fleetwood Town visit the University of Bolton Stadium.

Keith Hill provides important update on Bolton Wanderers player in fine form Bolton Wanderers fans would have been facing a nervous wait to find out the extent of Ali Crawford's knee injury that he picked up in a 3-1 win over Manchester City's Under 21's side in the EFL Trophy.

A reminder to fans on the dangers of Pyrotechnics On the eve of next week’s Guy Fawkes celebrations, Bolton Wanderers and all other EFL member Clubs are again alerting supporters to the dangers surrounding the use of pyrotechnics within football grounds.

Bolton Wanderers vs. Fleetwood Town - Remembrance Game Schedule This weekend's Sky Bet League One clash against Fleetwood Town marks the club's annual Remembrance Day match.

Ali Crawford set to miss out for Bolton Bolton midfielder Ali Crawford looks set to miss the Sky Bet League One clash with Fleetwood due to a knee issue. Crawford was carried off on a stretcher after sustaining the injury towards the end of Tuesday's 3-1 Leasing.com Trophy win against Manchester City Under-21s.

Is the great escape possible? But anyone who was at the Nottingham Forest game at the end of the 17/18 season will know that anything is possible. Will we see something similar again and can Bolton Wanderers do the impossible and overturn a - 12 point deduction to stay up this season?

Scott Oldham to Referee Bolton v Fleetwood Town Scott Oldham will referee Saturday's Sky Bet League One fixture between Bolton and Fleetwood Town at the University of Bolton Stadium.

Extent of Bolton injury blow revealed Bolton Wanderers defender Josh Earl is reportedly set for at least a week on the sidelines after suffering a minor tear in his thigh. The 21-year-old picked up the injury in the 2-0 win against Bristol Rovers on Saturday, which was his first game since returning from an injury he suffered in the Trotters' season opener.

Fleetwood Town boss Joey Barton warns: Bolton Wanderers are a far tougher nut to crack now Joey Barton is aware of the threat his Fleetwood Town side face at Bolton Wanderers on Saturday after the Trotters' first League One win of the season at Bristol Rovers last week.

Elmohamady gives Aston Villa edge over Wolves in makeshift cup derby Aston Villa booked their place in the Carabao Cup quarter-finals with a 2-1 home win over Wolves.

Five Things: Bolton Wanderers 3-1 Manchester City Liam's takeaways from the first home win in nearly eight months.

Ticket Information for Accrington Stanley Away Clash Now Confirmed Ticket information for the Wanderers’ SkyBet League One fixture, away to Accrington Stanley, on Saturday 23 November 3:00pm, has been confirmed.

Hospitality available for Fleetwood Town league clash at just £70pp! This Saturday afternoon, Bolton Wanderers come up against Fleetwood Town in another home fixture in the 2019/20 Sky Bet League One season and you can watch the match from the Lion of Vienna Suite for just £70pp!

Bolton Wanderers hit with yet another injury blow Bolton Wanderers' hopes of climbing up the League One table have been hit with yet another blow, after manager Keith Hill revealed that midfielder Ali Crawford has suffered a 'potentially serious' knee injury in their EFL Trophy win over Manchester City 's Under-21s on Tuesday night.

Digging out your own players: Weir do we go from here? He stood by us when other first teamers decided not to play against Coventry, putting in a leader's performance, and has looked tidy on the ball whilst providing quality delivery from set-plays in the other games he has played.

Bolton Boss Slams James Weir Performance Keith Hill has revealed his decision to substitute James Weir in Bolton's victory over Manchester City U21 was due to the player's poor performance.

Report: Bolton Wanderers 3-1 Manchester City U21s A Chris O’Grady double and a superb strike from Ali Crawford saw Bolton Wanderers beat Manchester City under 21s 3-1 in the final Leasing.com Trophy group game at the University of Bolton Stadium.

Keith Hill Fears Long-Term Crawford Injury Keith Hill fears Bolton could be without Ali Crawford for a sustained period of time, after he was stretchered off during their Leasing.com Trophy victory over Manchester City U21.

Bolton Wanderers 3-1 Manchester City U21 Bolton registered back-to-back wins for the first time in 14 months as they beat Manchester City U21 in a Leasing.com Trophy tie at the University of Bolton Stadium.

Pep Guardiola's ideals shine through for better or worse as Man City U21s lose at Bolton The young Blues took on Bolton Wanderers in their final EFL Trophy Group game and showed that Pep Guardiola's ideals are bleeding through to all levels of the club with their refusal to change their style of play, for better or for worse.

Bolton Wanderers vs Man City U21s LIVE score and goal updates as Taylor Harwood-Bellis starts in EFL Trophy clash Manchester City's U21s will compete in their final Leasing.com trophy group game at Bolton Wanderers on Tuesday evening.

Team News: Bolton Wanderers v Manchester City U21 Bolton host Manchester City U21 in the Leasing.com Trophy on Tuesday, with their future in the competition very much uncertain.

Peter Wright to Referee Bolton v Manchester City U21 Peter Wright will referee Tuesday's Leasing.com Trophy group stage fixture between Bolton and Manchester City U21 at the University of Bolton Stadium. Wanderers' weekend trip to Lincoln City was postponed due to a waterlogged pitch, meaning they go into the game on the back of a 2-0 victory at Bristol Rovers last Tuesday.

Lincoln City Ticket & Travel Update Following the postponement of Saturday’s Sky Bet League One fixture with Lincoln City, the club would like to update supporters with the following information.

From Guehi to Perry: young players to watch in the Carabao Cup this week We select seven talented youngsters waiting to make an impact in the league for their clubs who should get a chance to shine.

The Dozen: Tevez returns and Xhaka gets booed – the best Premier League pics Our picture editors choose their favourite images from the weekend’s Premier League action.

Jonny Castro Otto snatches draw for Wolves against 10-man Newcastle Jonny Castro Otto scored a crucial goal for Wolves to earn them a point against 10-man Newcastle at St James’ Park.

Newcastle v Wolves: Premier League – live! Minute-by-minute report: Join Daniel Harris for updates as Steve Bruce’s side look to pull away from the bottom three.

Looking Back: Frank Worthington in Bolton to open pal's shop WITH a reputation as something of a ladies' man, it's hardly surprising that former Bolton Wanderers ace Frank Worthington looks pretty happy in this picture. The footballer, who scored 35 goals in 84 games for Wanderers in the late 1970s, was back in town on December 4, 1985, to open a friend's freezer and cooker shop in Farnworth.

Steve Bruce reveals he twice came close to taking charge at Wolves Newcastle’s Steve Bruce talks of what might have been as he looks to Allan Saint-Maximin to destabilise Wolves at St James’ Park.

PIRELLI STADIUM: Tilting Towards Disaster With Wrexham's season continuing to disappointment from Saturday to Saturday, my friend, Shaun, suggested travelling to his old stomping ground of Lincoln to re-visit some of the sights he enjoyed in his youth before watching The Imps play Bolton Wanderers at Sincil Bank.

GAME OFF: Lincoln City We can confirm that today's Sky Bet League One fixture against Lincoln City has been postponed, due to a waterlogged pitch.

POSTPONED: Lincoln City v Bolton Wanderers Bolton's Sky Bet League One fixture with Lincoln City has been postponed due to a waterlogged pitch at Sincil Bank. Wanderers had been due to face the Imps on Saturday for the first time since 2010, but the wait must go on after a 10:45am pitch inspection found the surface to be unplayable.

Lincoln City's League One clash against Bolton Wanderers called off Lincoln City's home match against Bolton Wanderers has been called off after a pitch inspection ruled that conditions were not good enough. The SkyBet League One match has been postponed due to the high level of rain the county has seen over the past 24 hours.

Newcastle United v Wolves: match preview Wolves are unbeaten in their past four matches and will be confident they can extend their run at Newcastle.

Lincoln City v Bolton Wanderers Live coverage of Saturday's League One game between Lincoln City and Bolton Wanderers.

Team News: Lincoln City v Bolton Wanderers After picking up their first victory of the season at Bristol Rovers on Tuesday, Bolton return to action on Saturday with a trip to Lincoln City.

Match Preview: Lincoln City Wanderers travel to Michael Appleton’s Lincoln City on Saturday afternoon for another Sky Bet League One clash, this time at Sincil Bank.

Rivaldo to Bolton and three more links that made less sense than Rodwell to Roma Rivaldo to Bolton Wanderers. Back in April 2004, less than two years after helping Brazil win the World Cup, a slightly post-peak Rivaldo was said to be "very close" to joining Bolton, according to his English representative Peter Harrison.

Five things: Bristol Rovers 0-2 Bolton Wanderers His energy for 90 minutes, along with that of his teammates, kept Bristol Rovers at bay for the most part. He proved himself to be an important part of how Keith Hill wants to attack.

Lincoln City vs Bolton Wanderers preview - team news, managers' views and the referee Here's what you need to know ahead of the game, including the team news, the managers' views and the referee. There's not much change on the injury front for the Imps. Michael Bostwick remains sidelines while Cian Bolger will serve the second of his three-match suspension, meaning Callum Connolly is set to remain in the heart of defence.

Europa League roundup: Wolves hit back to win while Rangers draw at Porto Raúl Jiménez secured the win for Wolves with second-half penalty, while Rangers’ Connor Goldson claimed he was hit by missiles in Portugal.

LOVpod Episode 126 Welcome back to the LOVpod. In episode 126, regular Tom, LOV manager Eddie, guest Dan and myself Will bring you up to date with all things Bolton Wanderers.

3 free-agents that Keith Hill should target to solve Bolton's injury problems ahead of January transfer window Bolton Wanderers have had no luck with injuries this campaign, with an injury ravaged squad Keith Hill has a selection headache and may have to look into other means to solve the problem.

Important Information for Supporters Prior to Lincoln City Away Clash For any fans travelling away to watch Keith Hill's men take on Lincoln City in Sky Bet League One, supporters should be made aware of the following.

Christopher Sarginson to Referee Lincoln City v Bolton Christopher Sarginson will referee Saturday's Sky Bet League One fixture between Lincoln City and Bolton at Sincil Bank. Wanderers go into the game on the back of a 2-0 victory at Bristol Rovers on Tuesday, while the Imps were beaten 1-0 at Portsmouth that same evening.

Wolves are struggling to deal with the demands of the Europa League They pulled off the result of the season at Manchester City, but that victory was just papering over the cracks.

Bristol Rovers Boss Tips Bolton to Escape Relegation Bolton may be bottom of the League One table, but Bristol Rovers manager Graham Coughlan has backed them to avoid relegation before winning promotion next season.

Lincoln City news LIVE - Michael Appleton's press conference and Bolton Wanderers build-up Imps manager Michael Appleton, plus a player, will face the media this morning in his pre-match press conference ahead of Saturday's home clash with Bolton Wanderers.

Did Rangers discard 'awesome' Joe Dodoo too soon after more Bolton heroics? Joe Dodoo hadn't played a Scottish Premiership match in two years when Steven Gerrard's Rangers allowed him to join Bolton Wanderers on a free.

Wanderers defender Chicksen receives Zimbabwe call up Bolton Wanderers defender Adam Chicksen has been named in the 32 man Zimbabwe squad for their upcoming AFCON qualifying fixtures in November. The left back has played for the country once before, though he faces a potential problem to do so again.

Bolton Wanderers secure emotional first win of season ahead of Lincoln City clash After a chaotic few months they are now a competitive outfit.

Player Ratings: Bristol Rovers 0-2 Bolton Wanderers 206 and out, a Murphy Masterclass sees Wanderers win away.

Daryl Murphy Comments on First Bolton Goal Daryl Murphy is hoping for bigger and better things after scoring his first Bolton goal in their 2-0 victory at Bristol Rovers.

Gallery: Bristol Rovers vs. Bolton Wanderers Relive Wanderers' first win of the Sky Bet League One season against Bristol Rovers with a bumper gallery here on bwfc.co.uk, courtesy of CameraSport!

The bigger picture In this day and age mental health is an oft discussed subject compared to maybe a decade ago and it is one close to my heart too after troubles that I have experienced in my past.

Bristol Rovers 0-2 Bolton Wanderers Bolton picked up their first win of the season, with Luke Murphy and Daryl Murphy on target as Wanderers took all three points from their trip to Bristol Rovers.

Bolton Wanderers boss issues understandable plea to Trotters fans Despite their dire situation, Bolton boss has asked supporters for patience as he tries to change the club's culture in the long term. The 3-1 defeat to Hill's former club Rochdale on Saturday was Wanderers 37th league defeat since the start of the 2018-19 season.

Bristol Rovers v Bolton Wanderers Live coverage of Tuesday's League One game between Bristol Rovers and Bolton Wanderers.

Blackpool goalkeeper Mark Howard joins Salford on emergency loan deal Blackpool goalkeeper Mark Howard has joined fellow League Two Salford City on a seven-day emergency loan deal.

Pay On The Day Available For Bristol Rovers Clash Wanderers supporters will be able to purchase tickets at the Memorial Stadium tonight, ahead of our SkyBet League One clash with Bristol Rovers.

Match Preview: Bristol Rovers Wanderers travel to Graham Coughlan’s Bristol Rovers on Tuesday evening for another Sky Bet League One clash, this time at the Memorial Stadium.

'Boring', 'Rubbish' - Plenty of Bolton fans aren't happy with recent announcement Bolton Wanderers have been handed a home tie against Plymouth Argyle in the first round of the FA Cup. Bolton currently sit bottom of League One, following a 12-point deduction for entering administration before the start of this season.

MOTM: Bolton Wanderers 1-3 Rochdale - Thibaud Verlinden Both Adam Senior and Yoan Zouma did well up against Ian Henderson and his supporting cast until the wily veteran and in this case pantomime villain instead of hero, Aaron Wilbraham used his football brain and experience to make space for the younger and more agile members in behind him to do their thing.

Wanderers To Hold Recruitment Session For Safety Stewards Bolton Wanderers Football Club will be holding a recruitment session for anybody who is interested in becoming a Safety Steward at the University of Bolton Stadium for the remainder of the current Sky Bet League One campaign.

Team News: Bristol Rovers v Bolton Wanderers Bolton will look to make amends for their weekend defeat to Rochdale when they travel to Bristol Rovers on Tuesday evening.

Bristol Rovers 0-2 Bolton: Wanderers end wait for first win of season Bolton finally recorded their first win of the season as they claimed a deserved 2-0 win away to Bristol Rovers. Goals from Luke Murphy and Daryl Murphy earned the League One basement boys victory at the 12th time of asking. Rovers started the stronger, though, and came close twice in the opening couple of minutes.

'Glaring opportunities' - Bristol Rovers expected XI to face Bolton Wanderers There are some big talking points.

Report: Sheffield Wednesday U23s 2-4 Bolton Wanderers U23s Goals from De'Marlio Brown-Sterling, Lamine Toure and a brace from Eddie Brown saw David Lee's U23s side defeat their Sheffield Wednesday counterparts 4-2 away from home.

Bolton Wanderers draw Plymouth Argyle in the Emirates F.A Cup First Round Bolton Wanderers have been drawn at home to Plymouth Argyle in the Emirates FA Cup First Round.

Bolton to Host Plymouth Argyle in FA Cup First Round Bolton and Plymouth Argyle are to lock horns for the first time in 26 years, after they were drawn together in the first round of this season's FA Cup. Wanderers will host the League Two side at the University of Bolton Stadium over the weekend of 9-10 November 2019, with an official date and kick-off time to be confirmed in due course.

FA Cup first round draw in full: Salford, Rochdale, Oldham and Bolton learn fates Local sides in and around Greater Manchester such as Salford City, Rochdale, Oldham Athletic and Bolton Wanderers were all in the hat for the draw. The FA Cup first round draw is a big one for non-league clubs in particular, with lucrative ties against some of the most established teams in English football up for grabs.

Bristol Rovers provide update on player's fitness ahead of Bolton match Bristol Rovers midfielder Liam Sercombe is a doubt for his side's trip to face Bolton Wanderers on Tuesday night after he sat out the 2-0 defeat to Doncaster on the weekend.

'Didn't think it could get worse', 'I love it' - These Bolton fans are divided over latest club reveal Bolton have announced their new away kit that they will wear for the remainder of the season. Bolton currently sit at the bottom of League One having been given a 12-point deduction for entering administration before the start of the season.

Player Ratings: Bolton Wanderers 1-3 Rochdale Thibaud Verlinden - 6.5: Before I get into my positives, I have to say that while Verlinden is undoubtedly a very talented player, he also winds me up with his over-playing, taking one too many step-overs or not releasing the ball to a teammate who is in a better position to carry or cross the ball in the danger area.

Trevor Kettle to Referee Bristol Rovers v Bolton Trevor Kettle will referee Tuesday's Sky Bet League One fixture between Bristol Rovers and Bolton at the Memorial Stadium. Wanderers go into the game on the back of a 3-1 defeat at home to Rochdale on Saturday, while Rovers were beaten 2-0 at Doncaster that same afternoon.

New Sunderland boss wants two backroom staff members from Bolton Wanderers The new Sunderland manager Phil Parkinson wants to reunite with Bolton Wanderers’ goalkeeping coach Lee Butler and fitness coach Nick Allamby.

One Hill of a Problem: Should Bolton Wanderers Go with Two up Top? I believe that Murphy's display on Saturday - which disappointed some - showed just where Bolton Wanderers are going wrong at the moment. You can't expect a 36 year old to both make the necessary runs and be on the end of the final ball into the box. Murphy needs a partner.

Wanderers announce 2019/20 Away kit! Bolton Wanderers Football Club is delighted to reveal to announce our Away Kit for the remainder of the 2019/20 Sky Bet League One season!

Why Bolton Could Receive a Bye into FA Cup 2nd Round The draw for the first round of the 2019/20 Emirates FA Cup will take place on Monday 21st October 2019, live on BBC Two.

Report: Bolton Wanderers vs. Rochdale Three second-half goals saw Rochdale come from behind to claim the victory at the University of Bolton Stadium after Thibaud Verlinden had put Bolton Wanderers in front.

Bolton fans may feel that seemingly inevitable player departures may not be the worst thing for the club It is always good to see a youth product break into a club's senior side, and with the quality that Darcy and Politic have already shown - with the pair both already finding the net in the cup competitions for Wanderers - they could have been useful assets for the club as they look to find their feet again going forward.

Bolton Wanderers 1-3 Rochdale Goals from Callum Camps, Oliver Rathbone and Fabio Tavares deny Keith Hill a first win as Bolton manager as his former club Rochdale come from behind to win.

Barry-Murphy hails 'amazing' Wilbraham impact after comeback sinks Bolton Manager Brian Barry-Murphy played down his role in Rochdale's 3-1 comeback victory at League One basement boys Bolton. Barry-Murphy, who replaced Wanderers boss Keith Hill at Spotland last year, brought on veteran striker Aaron Wilbraham with his side trailing to Thibaud Verlinden's 56th-minute goal.

Raúl Jiménez penalty gives weary Wolves a point against Southampton Raúl Jiménez twice had strikes overruled by VAR before his second-half spot-kick gave Wolves a 1-1 home draw with Southampton.

Dale hit back to deny Bolton Goals from Callum Camps, Oliver Rathbone and Fabio Tavares denied Keith Hill a first win as Bolton manager as his former club Rochdale came from behind to earn a 3-1 Skybet League One win at the University of Bolton Stadium.

Match Preview: Bolton Wanderers vs Rochdale With the first win since March seemingly just around the corner, Bolton Wanderers are back in action after the international break to face a team they're all too familiar with; Rochdale. Today is the third meeting between the two sides this season, having already met in the League Cup and the Football League Trophy.

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Match Preview: Rochdale Wanderers welcome Brian Barry Murphy’s Rochdale to the University of Bolton Stadium on Saturday afternoon.

Team News: Bolton Wanderers v Rochdale Bolton will look to avoid an unwanted piece of history on Saturday, when they face Rochdale for the third time this season.

Wanderers enter the First Round of the F.A. Cup Bolton Wanderers will be ball number four in the First Round proper of the Emirates F.A. Cup.

Ronan Darcy and Jake Wright will meet fans at Saturday's debut FanZone! Wanderers first teamers Ronan Darcy and Jake Wright will meet and greet Bolton Wanderers fans ahead of Saturday’s FanZone at the University of Bolton Stadium.

Wolverhampton Wanderers v Southampton: match preview Wolves will be raring to go and confident they can stretch their winning run to three matches against Southampton.

EFL And EFL Clubs United in Tackling Discrimination The EFL and EFL Clubs are united in tackling discrimination and prejudiced behaviour in all its forms and are reminding supporters that no forms of abuse will be tolerated ahead of this weekend’s fixtures.

Jason McAteer assesses Bolton Wanderers' survival chances in League One It's safe to say that it's not been the ideal start to life in League One for Bolton Wanderers, as they begin to see light at the end of the tunnel. The Trotters started this year's league campaign on - 12 points due to their well-publicised off-the-field problems, which resulted in them fielding a young team for their opening fixtures.

Everton plotting swoop for Bolton Wanderers duo The Premier League side are eager to bolster their youth ranks and have identified the Trotters' youngsters as potential signings, as per a report by Football Insider. Both Darcy and Politic have become first team regulars for Bolton this season in League One.

Betting on Bolton: Rochdale The 5-2 reverse, after a flurry of late goals turned it around for Rochdale after we had led 2-1 and the defeat on penalties after a hard fought 1-1 draw in normal time at least showed that we are capable of scoring against them, albeit it was a much-changed Rochdale side from their league team in both games.

Premier League: 10 things to look out for this weekend A crunch clash at Old Trafford, Palace tackle vulnerable champions and could West Ham do for Marco Silva?

Phil Parkinson relieved to focus solely on football at Sunderland after Bolton firefighting Phil Parkinson has admitted it will be a relief to have to only deal with the pressure of getting Sunderland promoted after a traumatic spell in charge of Bolton Wanderers.

Ronaldinho’s Favourite Game Comes to Bolton Fans can try their hand at former Brazillian legend Ronaldinho’s favourite sport this week as Teqball comes to town for the Teqball Tour at the University of Bolton Stadium.

Phil Parkinson Appointed Sunderland Manager Phil Parkinson has returned to football management, having been appointed boss at League One promotion hopefuls Sunderland. Parkinson, who left Bolton in August after a little over three years in charge, has signed a two-and-a-half year deal at the Stadium of Light, where he will succeed Jack Ross following his dismissal on October 8.

Made In Bolton Event Deemed Huge Success Over 200 guests attended the #MadeInBolton event at the University of Bolton Stadium on Thursday evening.

2 pros & 2 cons to Bolton Wanderers making free agent addition Bolton appear to be moving in the right direction, despite a number of recent injury blows to their already thin squad. Keith Hill's side have taken points from three of their last four games, slipping to a narrow 1-0 loss to Portsmouth in the other match in that run.

Sunderland appoint ex-Bolton boss Phil Parkinson as their new manager The Black Cats have appointed former Bradford boss Parkinson on a two-and-a-half year deal after he left Bolton Wanderers in August - he took the squad for training on Thursday.

Antony Coggins to Referee Bolton v Rochdale Antony Coggins will referee Saturday's Sky Bet League One fixture between Bolton and Rochdale at the University of Bolton Stadium. Wanderers go into the game on the back of a goalless draw at home to Blackpool almost a fortnight ago, while Dale were 2-1 winners at home to Accrington Stanley this past Saturday.

Positive player update emerges for Bolton Wanderers Injury news has been provided for Bolton, with striker Chris O'Grady back in training and in contention to play at the weekend.

Sunderland appoint ex-Bolton Wanderers boss as new manager His CV put him on our short list. Parkinson has a huge job on this hands as he looks to guide them back to the Championship at the second time of asking.

Transfer Gossip: Everton scout Bolton Wanderers pair Aston Villa, Wolverhampton Wanderers, Celtic and Rangers have all been rumoured to have sent scouts to watch the Bolton Wanderers youngsters. According to Football Insider, another Premier League team are thought to be keeping a close eye; Everton. A report from them states:.

Wanderers injury news; starter for ten? Either way, here's to finally ending that winless streak at the UNIBOL on Saturday. It's well overdue.

Everton news and transfers LIVE - Mariano linked, Kurt Zouma disappointment, Bolton duo 'scouted' Latest Everton transfer rumours and breaking news throughout the day including updates on Mariano, Kurt Zouma and more.

Sunderland set to appoint Phil Parkinson as their new boss Phil Parkinson is poised to become the new manager of Sunderland. The 51-year old, who resigned as manager of crisis torn Bolton in August, is expected to be confirmed within 24 hours.

12 interceptions: The Bolton midfielder who will be keen to fill the sizeable void left by Liam Bridcutt Bolton Wanderers were dealt a frustrating injury blow, with on-loan midfielder Liam Bridcutt being ruled out until Christmas with a fractured collarbone. But Keith Hill could have a readymade replacement for Bridcutt, with Sonny Graham replacing the midfielder in the draw with Blackpool to put in a strong performance.

Everton news: Brands keeps eye on two Bolton players Everton have set their sights on Bolton Wanderers pair Ronan Darcy and Dennis Politic, Football Insider has learned. The teenage attackers have growing reputations after being fast-tracked into the first team of the cash-strapped League One club this season.

A suprise visit for Saturday's mascot Rhys Williams! Our Club Ambassador and former player Tony Kelly made a surprise visit to the home of Rhys Williams to present him with his own brand new home shirt to wear this Saturday at our home fixture against Rochdale.

EFL on Quest to film highlights show from the University of Bolton Stadium The Quest TV cameras will be in town to film the EFL highlights show from the University of Bolton Stadium as we host Rochdale this weekend. This is the third match of Oktober Quest which will see the highlights show travel around the country hosting from a different EFL fixture each Saturday throug.

Premier League: the players whose stats have improved most this season De Bruyne, Mahrez, McTominay, Traoré, Guendouzi and Matip are, according to our stats, playing much better than last season.

Report: Bolton Wanderers U23s vs. Crewe Alexandra U23s Both Connor Hall and Josh Earl returned from long-term injuries to play 90 minutes as Wanderers U23s were defeated 4-1 by their Crewe counterparts.

Sunderland narrow down managerial shortlist to Wycombe Wanderers and ex-Bolton Wanderers boss Sunderland have narrowed down their managerial shortlist to Wycombe Wanderers boss Gareth Ainsworth and ex-Bolton Wanderers boss Phil Parkinson according.

Ex-Reading, Bolton Wanderers and Millwall midfielder on trial at Oxford United A report from the Oxford Mail has confirmed that former Reading, Bolton Wanderers and Millwall midfielder Jem Karacan is currently on trial with League One.

Legend confirms Sunderland talks; Bolton Wanderers trialist; Ipswich Town midfielder injured - League One latest Former club legend Kevin Phillips has confirmed he has talked to Sunderland about their management vacancy - but his odds remain long. The former Black Cats striker also intimated an appointment could be announced today, reports ChronicleLive.

Former Derby County midfielder gets trial with Bolton Wanderers Derby County latest - Timi Max Elsnik left Derby when his contract expired in the summer - and could he now be set for a chance in League One with struggling Bolton?

Alex Under-23s Score 4 Against Bolton Wanderers Goals from Lewis Reilly, Travis Johnson, Rio Adebisi and Chuma Anene were enough for Crewe Alexandra Under-23 to defeat their Bolton Wanderers counterparts in the Under-23 Professional Development League at the University of Bolton Stadium last night with former Alex captain Luke Murphy wearing the armband for the hosts.

Keith Hill deliverers honest verdict on Bolton's survival chances after recent injury woes Bolton Wanderers manager Keith Hill has insisted his side have become more robust and have got what it takes to survive in League One this season, despite the fact several key players are currently out injured.

Bolton close in on welcome injury boost Bolton Wanderers' on-loan Preston defender Josh Earl is close to a return from injury, a report from the Lancashire Evening Post has claimed.

Bolton Wanderers recruit makes admission about recent switch Joe Dodoo says that his move from Rangers to Bolton Wanderers is not a step-down, despite the contrasting fortunes the two clubs are currently experiencing.

Joe Dodoo makes Rangers claim with Ibrox flop adamant Bolton switch ISN'T a step down Dodoo brought his spell in Glasgow to an end last month when he joined crisis-hit Bolton who are currently propping up the third tier of English football on minus eight points following their plunge into administration. But the Englishman insists the move is NOT a step down from Rangers - despite his old club currently topping the Premiership.

Aaron Ramsdale says Bolton rejection 'could possibly be the best thing which ever happened to me' CHERRIES keeper Aaron Ramsdale admitted his rejection from former club Bolton Wanderers "could possibly be the best thing which ever happened to me". The 21-year-old has been a revelation for Eddie Howe's men this season, starting all of their Premier League games.

Sunderland impressed by Phil Parkinson as ex-Bolton boss emerges as top candidate EXCLUSIVE: League One club Sunderland ditched Jack Ross earlier in the week and are keen on a quick appointment.

Gallery: Bolton Wanderers You Know The Drill On Thursday afternoon, Jimmy Bullard, Tubes and the Soccer AM crew headed down to the University of Bolton Stadium to join in with Keith Hill, David Flitcroft, Dennis Politic and a whole host of other first team squad members!

Is Phil Parkinson any good? Bolton Fanzine reveals all about Sunderland managerial candidate RR: What do Bolton fans think of Phil Parkinson? RR: What style of football does he play? Would it excite Sunderland supporters? RR: Parkinson managed Bolton under some challenging circumstances. Do you think he'd be able to manage the expectations of a club like Sunderland?

Who is Bolton Wanderers' best player of the decade? Though it may seem hard to believe, we've almost reached the end of what has been a rollercoaster of a decade for Bolton Wanderers. It might seem like a lifetime ago, but Wanderers began the 10s as a well ran Premier League outfit. Gary Megson had just been relieved of his duties and the Owen Coyle era was just about to begin.

Report: Sunderland told hold talks with former Bolton boss Phil Parkinson Parkinson left Sunderland's League One rivals, Bolton Wanderers, at the start of the campaign. Sunderland will hold talks with the former Bolton Wanderers manager Phil Parkinson this weekend, according to The Sun. Parkinson has been out of work since quitting Bolton, who are now Sunderland's League One rivals, in August.

BWFC FanZone Returns For Rochdale Match The University of Bolton Stadium will welcome back the popular BWFC FanZone ahead of our next Sky Bet League One game against Rochdale on Saturday 19 October.

3 things that could still fire Bolton to safety On Monday night, Bolton battled to a 0-0 draw at home to promotion-chasing Blackpool. Here, we look at three things the Lancashire side require in order to start turning the battling displays into wins, and at least give them a glimmer of hope of catching the teams above them… Murphy to recapture Ipswich form.

Bolton News revives sports paper The Buff as Wanderers podcast - Journalism News from HoldtheFrontPage Sports paper was last published 31 years ago.

Brett Ormerod column: Blackpool's point at Bolton Wanderers could be a crucial one It wasn't the most exciting of games at Bolton on Monday but you get games like that during the season. But it was another point towards where Blackpool need to be and it's all about picking up points when you're not playing well. The result made it four games unbeaten and it keeps the momentum up.

Is It Just Me, Or Does Keith Hill Talk Too Much Before you all get excited and upset over the title of this piece allow me to make one thing clear - I think Keith Hill's influence on the pitch at Bolton Wanderers has been a joy to behold. We have finally started playing football after three years of miserable on-field action thanks to his predecessor.

'Best ever', 'Top notch' - Plenty of Bolton fans reveal who they think has been their finest player this decade It's safe to say that the glory days at Bolton Wanderers will seem like a distant memory to the club's supporters, with the Trotters struggling to stay afloat in League One nowadays. Keith Hill's side are currently 17 points adrift of safety, and face a tough ask if they're to retain their status as a club in the third tier this term.

Bolton Wanderers' desperate plight is one to relish, says ex-Nottingham Forest striker Nottingham Forest news - The Irishman made his Trotters home debut in Monday night's goalless draw with Blackpool, just his second outing of the season.

19/20 charity partner nominations now being accepted We are opening nominations for charities to put themselves forward to become the club's charity partners for the rest of the season and become the new signings.

Simon Grayson responds to critics of Blackpool's performance at Bolton "People who thought Monday night was going to be an easy game for us were living in a dreamland," the Pool boss said. "They can't have been living in the real world over the last few weeks because they should have looked at Bolton's results.

'Could be swayed by a large pay cheque' - Bolton fan pundit reacts to player's rumoured Premier League move The winger has been a rare bright spark in a frustrating league campaign to date, with the Trotters fighting to survive in League One. Football League World's Bolton Wanderers fan pundit Lewis Cowell has issued high-praise for Politic, and outlined his attributes going forward for Kieth Hill's men.

Infinity Apparel Bolton Wanderers Football Club would like to point out that our kit supplier, Infinity Apparel, is not part of New Balance.

Report: Ex-Bolton boss Phil Parkinson wants the Sunderland job Sunderland want a coach with a proven League One record after sacking Jack Ross and two-time promotion winner Phil Parkinson ticks that box. Phil Parkinson has put his name forward to take over at Sunderland with the former Bolton Wanderers coach looking to make a return to the dugout, as reported by the Northern Echo.

Wolves rival Aston Villa for Bolton Wanderers whizkid Dennis Politic Wolves have joined Aston Villa in the race for Bolton Wanderers whizkid Dennis Politic. The 19-year-old has alerted scouts from both clubs with his performances for the League One club this season. Football Insider says Wolves are compiling a dossier on the winger as they weigh up their options for the January transfer market.

LOVpod Episode 125 Welcome back to the LOVpod. Episode 125 is coming in your ears with all the latest on our beloved Bolton Wanderers featuring regulars Tom and James along side debutants Dan and Lucy with myself Will.

Wolves join Aston Villa in race to sign in demand Bolton Wanderers youngster - report The 19-year-old has impressed this season for Bolton in League One, scoring twice in eleven outings in all competitions. He has already turned out for Romania Under-17s while on loan at Salford City last season, where he helped the club to their first promotion to the Football League.

Hughes at the double a day after senior debut as Town U23s crush Bolton Tommy Hughes scored a brace the day after his senior debut as Ipswich Town U23s took their first win of the Professional Development League Two season with a 6-3 victory over Bolton Wanderers at Playford Road this afternoon.

32 interceptions: Assessing the impact player's injury could have on Bolton Wanderers' season Liam Bridcutt was one of nine players on join Bolton Wanderers on a hectic transfer deadline day for the club last month. The 30-year-old joined Bolton on loan from Nottingham Forest until the end of the season and has been one of the standout players for Wanderers so far.

Hughes Nets Stunner as U23s Beat Bolton 6-3 - Ipswich Town News Tommy Hughes scored a brilliant goal from just inside the opposition half as Town's U23s beat Bolton Wanderers 6-3 at Playford Road. Tyreece Simpson gave the young Blues the lead before Hughes netted his first of the game to make it 2-0 at the break.

36-year-old delivers Bolton assessment Bolton Wanderers striker Daryl Murphy has insisted he is ready to become a key figure up front for the club for the rest of the League 1 season and that he has the desire to prove that he is still able to score goals regularly this term.

Beyond the 90 - A Game of Two Colours October is Black history month when we celebrate the richness of the contributions of black people in society and here in Bolton we have a whole variety of activities that recognises the diversity of our communities. In-spite of all this good work we still have a long way to go.

Premier League: 10 standout statistics from the season so far Leicester love a tackle, Villa like a scrap, Wolves enjoy a late goal, Watford can’t finish and Arsenal still don’t know how to defend.