Sport Blackpool winger Tom Ince is due to have talks with Swansea City about a possible loan move

Blackpool winger Tom Ince is due to have talks with Swansea City about a possible loan move

Aston Villa in contract talks with Brad Guzan

Aston Villa are holding talks with keeper Brad Guzan over a new contract as he prepares to make his first Barclays Premier League appearance of the season at Bolton tomorrow.

Owen Coyle wants change of luck after Gary Cahill suspension reversal

Bolton manager Owen Coyle has called for a change of luck after Gary Cahill’s suspension was overturned.

Bruce brings teen in to boss Sunderland forward line

For the second time in his football career, Steve Bruce is hoping to give the lie to the Alan Hansen dictum about winning nothing with kids.

Bolton sign David Ngog from Liverpool

Bolton have completed the signing of Liverpool striker David Ngog, who has signed a three-year contract with Wanderers.

Reo-Coker reads the riot act to kids of Croydon

Bolton's new signing comes from the south London suburb consumed by violence this month. He tells Sam Wallace that young people need to work hard for their chance in life

Manchester City hope Samir Nasri deal can be completed 'very quickly'

Manchester City boss Roberto Mancini is hopeful a deal to sign Arsenal midfielder Samir Nasri can be tied up "very quickly".

Owen Coyle expects Andre Villas Boas to be Chelsea success

Owen Coyle is certain new Chelsea boss Andre Villas Boas will be a huge success at Stamford Bridge.

Bolton await 'concrete offers' for Gary Cahill

Bolton manager Owen Coyle has challenged the Premier League's big guns to make a concrete offer for star man Gary Cahill.

Bolton sign Swansea midfielder Darren Pratley

Bolton have made their first signing of the summer after Swansea midfielder Darren Pratley agreed a four-year deal.

Ricardo Gardner turns down West Ham move

Midfielder Ricardo Gardner has turned down the chance to move to West Ham on a free transfer as he wants to remain at Bolton, according to the player's representative.

Sam Allardyce vows to win over West Ham fans

Sam Allardyce has vowed to win over West Ham fans unhappy with his appointment as the club's new manager.

Nigel De Jong hopeful Carlos Tevez will stay at Manchester City

Manchester City midfielder Nigel de Jong says the players might be tempted to do "something crazy" in a bid to prevent Carlos Tevez leaving Eastlands.

Kieran Richardson to miss rest of Sunderland season

Sunderland today confirmed Kieran Richardson has suffered a stress fracture of his left fibula and will be out for at least three weeks, ruling him out for the rest of the season.

Sturridge can follow Wilshere into the England side, says Coyle

Owen Coyle, the Bolton manager, has urged his on-loan Chelsea striker Daniel Sturridge to keep his feet on the ground and finish the season with a bang.

Outside the Box: Sheet hits the fan as Wagstaff loses his job... and semi-final

Could anyone have felt more let down by Bolton Wanderers' 5-0 capitulation to Stoke City in the FA Cup semi-final last Sunday than Ian Wagstaff, a 50-year-old lifelong supporter who was told by the bosses at his sheet metal firm in Brisbane that he could not have time off to go to the game. Whereupon he resigned his £38,500-a-year job and flew back to England.

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