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Zac Clough – Should He Stay or Should He Go?

New Manny Road scribe Oliver runs the rule over Zac Clough Every Bolton fan will know of Zach Clough’s heroic burst onto the Wanderers scene back in January 2015 as he snatched a late winner against Wigan Athletic, with a … Continue reading

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Who is Bolton’s Most Rubbish Striker?

Gary Madine, Goal Machine Gary Madine, Goal Machine (repeat until bored) You have to hear the chant to appreciate it.  The second part of the line is delivered not joyously, but in a lower tone, with a mixture of dread, … Continue reading

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It’s Time For Neil Lennon to Go

For any struggling football manager there comes a tipping point.  A performance or result where it becomes impossible to justify continuing employment.  For Neil Lennon that moment came on Boxing Day 2015 as his team lay down and surrendered at … Continue reading

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And Here We Are at the Reebok. Oh, Hold On

Bolton fans trundling up the M62 to the game at Huddersfield today, may find themselves in surroundings that look familiar, for the much re-named John Smith’s Stadium bears a striking resemblance to the Reebok with its curly roof and overhead … Continue reading

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Dangerous Danny and the Watford Daylight Robbery

Watford are the visitors to Bolton’s Reebok Stadium on Saturday.  Here’s a blast from the past… In a match between an established Premier League side and one just visiting from the division below, it would be tempting to expect an … Continue reading

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Oh Garty, Where Art Thou?

The fall out from the financial statement issued by Bolton Wanderers on New Year’s Eve 2013 continues, with a number of articles in the national press written along the lines of “How Not to Run a Football Club.” Since then … Continue reading

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Can Bolton Wanderers Get Any Grubbier?

As expected today, Bolton Wanderers announced a shirt sponsorship with QuickQuid, a provider of pay day loans. Well, that’s the polite description of what they do. Others refer to the company, and others like it as ‘legal loan sharks.’ QuickQuid … Continue reading

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Bolton Wanderers Set to Unveil New Badge

If you’re looking for cheap football merchandise then the club shop at Bolton’s Reebok Stadium is the place to be. The place resembles a closing down sale. This is nothing new when it comes to replica shirts. If you’re aiming … Continue reading

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It’s Time for Bolton Fans to Pull Together

And so it goes to the wire. A few weeks ago, the season seemed dead as far as Bolton Wanderers were concerned. Now it’s alive and kicking, with outstanding home form and faltering fortunes from those who led the promotion … Continue reading

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Gary Megson Sacked as Manager of Blackburn Rovers

Gary Megson  has been sacked as Blackburn Rovers manager, a mere 28 minutes after taking over.  Megson was given the job by managing director Derek Shaw, only to be relieved of his duties by global advisor Shebby Singh,  a situation … Continue reading

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