Bolton v Stoke City preview

Team news for Saturday's Premier League clash between Bolton and Stoke at the Reebok Stadium.

Last Updated: 15/10/10 at 14:15

Davies: Has an ankle injury

Davies: Has an ankle injury

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Bolton boss Owen Coyle is hopeful Kevin Davies will be fit for to take on the Potters.

Wanderers skipper Davies picked up a knock to his ankle while on international duty with England earlier this week.

Andy O'Brien (hamstring) and Joey O'Brien (knee) are still receiving treatment, while Ricardo Gardner, Jlloyd Samuel and Sean Davis also remain sidelined.

Stoke goalkeeper Thomas Sorensen faces a fitness test ahead of the game but he expects to recover in time from the muscle tear in the area around his hip he suffered while on Denmark duty.

Andy Wilkinson is available after recovering from a knee problem, meaning Tony Pulis has a full-strength squad to pick from other than long-term absentee Mama Sidibe.

Bolton (from): Jaaskelainen, Bogdan, Cahill, Steinsson, Knight, Robinson, Lee, Holden, Muamba, Petrov, Cohen, K Davies, Elmander, Klasnic, M Davies, Blake, Taylor, Ricketts, Alonso, Moreno.

Stoke (from): Sorensen, Huth, Faye, Collins, Shawcross, Delap, Etherington, Pennant, Whelan, Whitehead, Walters, Fuller, Jones, Gudjohnsen, Wilkinson, Higginbotham, Wilson, Begovic, Diao, Tuncay.

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Premier League Fixtures

Saturday, 16 August 2014
12:45
Man Utd v Swansea  
15:00
Leicester v Everton  
QPR v Hull City  
Stoke City v A Villa  
West Brom v Sunderland  
West Ham v Tottenham  
17:30
Arsenal v C Palace  
Sunday, 17 August 2014
13:30
Liverpool v Southampton  
16:00
Newcastle v Man City  
Monday, 18 August 2014
20:00
Burnley v Chelsea  

Barclays Premier League

Position Team P GD PTS
1 Arsenal 0 0 0
2 A Villa 0 0 0
3 Burnley 0 0 0
4 Chelsea 0 0 0
5 C Palace 0 0 0
6 Everton 0 0 0
7 Hull City 0 0 0
8 Leicester 0 0 0
9 Liverpool 0 0 0
10 Man City 0 0 0
11 Man Utd 0 0 0
12 Newcastle 0 0 0
13 QPR 0 0 0
14 Southampton 0 0 0
15 Stoke City 0 0 0
16 Sunderland 0 0 0
17 Swansea 0 0 0
18 Tottenham 0 0 0
19 West Brom 0 0 0
20 West Ham 0 0 0

Updated Fri, 25 Jul 2014

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