Tag Archives: John McGinlay

The Enduring Magic of Mr Bruce Rioch

“Bruce, Bruce, Bruce…” The chants were for former Bolton manager Bruce Rioch, as he made his way to the stage during Sunday’s White Hot Reunion Dinner, held to remember the 20th anniversary of Bolton’s FA Cup victory at Liverpool. Although … 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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Bolton Wanderers Event of the Year – The White Hot Reunion Dinner

The game that kick started Bolton’s revival… To celebrate twenty years since Bolton’s victory in the FA Cup at Liverpool, a reunion dinner will be held in the Premier Suite at the Reebok Stadium. Present will be the whole team … Continue reading

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McGinlay: White Hot, Hull and Highbury – Part Two

For Bolton Wanderers, the 1993-94 season was one of consolidation in the league after a hard won promotion.  In the FA Cup, it was an entirely different matter. Everton were dispatched in a replay at Goodison Park, with the Whites … Continue reading

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McGinlay: White Hot, Hull and Highbury

For fans of lower league clubs, glory is served in small doses.  A win over local rivals, the occasional promotion push, or best of all, turning over one of the big boys in a cup game.  For the most part, … Continue reading

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McGinlay : Bruce Rioch Gave Bolton Wanderers Back to the Fans

John McGinlay thows a punch in slow motion.  “It’s travelling, and you’re thinking  ‘no, don’t do that. Don’t, don’t.’”  The former Bolton striker is describing the incident that left David Kelly sprawling in a fiery play off semi-final between Bolton … Continue reading

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John McGinlay Talks to Manny Road!

Legend.  An overused word when it comes to football players. Yet some deserve the label.  One of them is John McGinlay, at least as far as Bolton Wanderers fans are concerned. The Scotsman joined in 1992 with Bolton in the … Continue reading

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