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Bolton Wanderers

Sport: Football
Manager: Sam Allardyce
Squad: Click for the club's squad
Ground: Reebok Stadium


In 1874 a group of boys from Christ Church Sunday School, along with their master Thomas Ogden, established a football club under the school name. The President of the football club was the Vicar of Christ Church. However, the President started to lay down too many rules regarding the use of the church premises, and the club broke away to form Bolton Wanderers in 1877 Bolton have never won the English league championship. They have won the F.A Cup on 4 occasions 1923, 1926, 1929 and 1958.

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 Multimedia: 7 multimedia 40 articles
Nolberto Solano: Just the job for smooth Solano - 05/03/2006
Paul Forsyth of 'The Times' writes after Newcastle 3-1 vistory over Bolton - with a distinguished display by the Geordie Peruvian. More
Robbie Elliott: Elliott relishing Bolton Visit - 06/03/2006
Sport network report on Robbie's views prior to Saturday's game against Bolton More
John McGinlay: Super John's Benchmark - 27/03/2005
Richard Frost's article in the Manchester Evening News covering John's views on Bolton's quest for Euro glory. More
John McGinlay: McGinlay jets back to Bolton - 22/03/2005
Richard Frost's report on Super John's visit to the Reebok where he saw Nat Lofthouse collect his 'legend' status. More
Robbie Elliott: The return of the funky chicken! - 29/10/2004
Robbie looks back to Sunday's goal and comments on both the Norwich game and the forthcoming matches against Bolton and Chelsea. More
 Internet Stories: 16 articles
Redknapp pens new Pompey deal - 25/05/2006
Portsmouth boss Harry Redknapp signs a new three-year contract.
Van der Sar move under investigation - 25/05/2006
The £5 million sale of Edwin van der Sar to Fulham from Juventus in 2001 is one of 41 transfers being investigated by prosecutors as part of the growing scandal in Italian football
DJORKAEFF - Sam fears Youri exit - 27/07/2004
Bolton Wanderers boss Sam Allardyce is resigned to the fact that Youri Djorkaeff will probably leave the club during the summer. ...
SPEED set for bolton wanderers football club - 20/07/2004
A number of clubs have shown an interest in Speed throughout the summer, yet Bolton look set to win the race much to the delight of manager Sam Allardyce. ...
HIERRO - Big Sam makes Hierro u-turn - 09/07/2004
As reported by earlier in the week, Bolton are indeed interested in securing the services of former Real Madrid legend Fernando Hierro. ...