All posts tagged with: Adam Le Fondre

Bolton Wanderers Season Preview: another dogfight?

With the 2018-19 Championship season starting later today, The Football Lab spoke to Bolton Wanderers fan Ben Reardon (@Ben_Reardon95). You secured survival in dramatic circumstances last season. After David Wheater and Aaron Wilbraham’s late goals gave you a defining 3-2 final day win over Nottingham Forest, was relief the overriding emotion? Yes. Bolton struggled considerably… Read more →

Bolton August Review: timid Trotters

During this two-week break from the Championship for internationals, we review how all 24 teams have looked in their first five league games. Here’s our assessment of Bolton Wanderers. What we said in pre-season “As well as Bolton did in the third tier, many of their players were found wanting when last tried in the second,… Read more →

Port Vale v Bolton: the struggle for goals

Of the 12 League One games this weekend, only four can mathematically affect the division both teams will be in next season. One of those four sees relegation strugglers Port Vale take on promotion-chasing Bolton Wanderers. They meet with neither side in the best of form, particularly in goalscoring terms, 2nd place Bolton netting just… Read more →