All posts tagged with: Bolton Wanderers

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 →

Championship Season Preview: 2017-18

Though Newcastle United won the Championship title last season, one might say that Brighton and Huddersfield won the hearts of the neutrals. The duo ended 34 and 45 year top flight exiles respectively, the former with three games to spare, the latter via a Wembley shoot-out. Who will make history this year? Here’s our predictions.… 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 →

Bradford v Bolton: Parky returns

As Phil Parkinson steps foot in Valley Parade for the first time since leaving last summer, both he and his Bradford City successor, Stuart McCall, face key periods in their respective seasons. Parky’s Bolton side are in a race for automatic promotion and may take heart from Scunthorpe showing vulnerability for the first time. The Trotters… Read more →