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The Naughty Adventures of Leg Over Lennon

This is where the match report on the Fulham game should have been.  There would have been a brief description of the action, along with judgemental comments about certain players. That won’t happen now, so  Prince-Désir “Sprit of Zat” Gouano … Continue reading

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Could Bolton Be the Worst Side in Championship History?

No, it’s not a knee jerk reaction to yet another defeat.  Manny Road has gone all statto.  It was greatly amusing to watch Blackpool FC fail so miserably last season, but as the graphic below shows, after twenty games, the … Continue reading

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We Ain’t Done Yet. A BWFC Call to Action

On Tuesday, Bolton’s senior players decided to defer payment of their wages until a takeover is complete.  What can you do? Grim times for Bolton Wanderers.  The worst period in the club’s history bar the Burnden Disaster. With owner Eddie … Continue reading

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Dear Eddie Davies, Thanks for Everything. Now Do One

“It is now thought financial backing for the bid has not come from an outside party, as previously speculated, but is completely secured by assets owned by the company’s partners.” The words came from the Bolton News on 19th November … Continue reading

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Magnificent seven

The Super Whites scored two goals in the first 10 minutes to secure a seventh consecutive home win that left Wolves only a point clear of the relegation zone. Bolton opened the scoring with a close-range effort by David Ngog … Continue reading

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Super Marco makes it 5 in a row

A brilliant first-half strike from Marcos Alonso was enough to give the Wanderers a 1-0 victory over Brighton at the Reebok Stadium. The result sees Brighton tumble out of the npower Championship play-off spot, while the Super-Whites eight match unbeaten … Continue reading

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Now that’s how a game should end…!

A stoppage-time Chris Eagles winner was enough for Wanderers to beat local rivals Blackburn Rovers and extend their unbeaten run to seven games. Chris Eagles, a former Burnley player, fired in a low shot from the edge of the box … Continue reading

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Three on the Trot for Super Whites

Bolton won away for only the fourth time this season, as they beat Barnsley 3-2 at Oakwell . First half goals from David Ngog and Jay Spearing saw Wanderers cruise into an interval two-goal lead, but Barnsley got themselves back … Continue reading

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