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.
‘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.
Tottenham (H) – FA Cup