Transfer window success could define Bolton’s season
Feb03

Transfer window success could define Bolton’s season

So, another transfer window has come to a close, meaning that clubs cannot buy and sell players until the summer months! For Bolton Wanderers, however, it has been a case of making do with what they have – with the beleaguered Trotters currently under a transfer embargo, having breached Financial Fair Play regulations. Hit with a winding-up order, as well as propping up the second-tier, it has been a nightmare season for all...

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Does Bolton’s plight serve as a warning to the rest of football?
Jan20

Does Bolton’s plight serve as a warning to the rest of football?

Bolton Wanderers enjoyed somewhat of a stay of execution on Monday, when their winding-up order was adjourned by the High Court, but the current financial plight really should serve as a warning for professional football, and how it is managed in the boardroom. The Greater Manchester outfit have been given until February 22 to raise sufficient funds, or alternatively, find new investment. They currently owe HMRC £2.2m, and are also...

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Bolton: New year, but same old problems for Wanderers
Jan05

Bolton: New year, but same old problems for Wanderers

Bolton Wanderers welcomed in 2016 with another troublesome defeat at the hands of Huddersfield Town at the Macron Stadium on Saturday afternoon. Having concluded the last calendar year on a high with a win over local rivals, Blackburn Rovers, optimism was somewhat lifted for the visit of David Wagner’s Terriers side, but despite a decent start, Wanderers were undone by second-half strikes from Joe Lolley and Mustapha Carayol; two...

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Bolton desperate for 2016 after a disastrous year
Dec22

Bolton desperate for 2016 after a disastrous year

As 2015 draws to a close, it is safe to say that the final few months of this calendar year have been a testing time for Bolton Wanderers – in fact, that is an understatement of the highest order. Without a win for three months and bottom of the Championship table, the club’s financial insecurity has overshadowed the entirety of what has been a bleak season. Long-standing owner, Eddie Davies, is yet to sell up to an...

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Fan shocked and upset by Bolton’s bleak situation
Dec08

Fan shocked and upset by Bolton’s bleak situation

As the festive season swiftly approaches, there is very little reason to be jolly for all concerned with Bolton Wanderers Football Club. The bleak financial climate that overhangs the Trotters at the moment has also subsequently seen the first-team players remain unpaid for the entirety of November – leaving to growing concerns surrounding proceedings off the pitch. In recent weeks, the talk has switched from the turf to the boardroom...

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Bolton fans ‘confused’ by takeover situation
Nov24

Bolton fans ‘confused’ by takeover situation

In recent weeks, there has been mounting speculation regarding the future of Bolton Wanderers – as the Trotters go in search of new ownership. Current owner Eddie Davies is ready to sell up in the near future, with financial expert Trevor Birch brought into the Macron Stadium to conclude any potential deal, due to the ill health of chairman, Phil Gartside. Birch was drafted in as an emergency appointment, his CV consists of spells...

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