All posts tagged with: Bolton Wanderers

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 →

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 →