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

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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.

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

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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.

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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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