Date: 9th February 2010 at 11:27am
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Bolton travel to Manchester City with something of an injury crisis. Occupants of Burnley, a town mired in bitterness, have been organising street parties to celebrate Gary Cahill`s problem.

Vital Quotes:

‘If people are going to get into trouble for being honest, it is a sad day.’

Owen Coyle speaks out in support of Kevin Davies, who suggested that referee Mark Clattenburg was worse than incompetent.

Manchester City Team News:

Craig Bellamy has a knee injury. Vincent Kompany and Michael Johnson are still out. Joleon Lescott and Roque Santa may return and Patrick Vieira is expected to make his first start.

Player to watch: Carlos Tevez

The little Argentine has been on fire this season. Judging by his face he’s been ablaze previously too.

Bolton Wanderers Team News:

Gary Cahill is out with a clot in his arm, as opposed to having one by his side in defence. Ivan Klasnic is still a fortnight away from recovery. Gavin McCann is out long term with an ankle injury and Fabrice Muamba is doubtful

It is hoped that Gretar Steinsson and Andy O`Brien will be available. On loan midfielder Jack Wilshere will feature at some stage.

Player to watch: Lee Chung-Yong

Had a quiet game against Fulham, but Bolton’s find of the season is still the best bet to make things happen.

Match Facts & Stats

In league games between the two sides, it’s 41 wins each.

Next Fixtures:

Tottenham (H) – FA Cup


One Reply to “The Long Limp to Eastlands”

  • Coe TurfmanPhil !! On a serious note lets hope the team can be galvanised into attacking City whose only weakness seems to be in defence. We certainly need the run of the ball because it`s been sadly lacking in recent games.

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