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

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Harewood (r): Torn hamstring

Harewood (r): Torn hamstring

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Bolton manager Owen Coyle could be tempted to name an unchanged side after the emphatic victory over Newcastle.

Sam Ricketts and Matt Taylor look set to retain their places in the team ahead of Gretar Steinsson and Martin Petrov.

Striker Johan Elmander, who opened new contract talks this week, will be looking to improve his eight-goal tally after a brace last weekend.

Blackpool manager Ian Holloway will make one enforced change against the Trotters as striker Marlon Harewood is sidelined with a torn hamstring.

Harewood suffered the setback in training this week after scoring in the win over Wolves at the weekend.

Ludovic Sylvestre is doubtful with a hamstring strain as is Chris Basham with a knee problem.

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

Blackpool (from): Kingson, Eardley, Cathcart, Crainey, Evatt, Adam, Vaughan, Varney, Taylor-Fletcher, Campbell, Grandin, Phillips, Edwards, Carney, Euell, Sylvestre, Keinan, Southern, Basham, Ormerod, Halstead.

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Premier League Fixtures

Saturday, 27 September 2014
12:45
Liverpool v Everton  
15:00
Chelsea v A Villa  
C Palace v Leicester  
Hull City v Man City  
Man Utd v West Ham  
Southampton v QPR  
Sunderland v Swansea  
17:30
Arsenal v Tottenham  
Sunday, 28 September 2014
16:00
West Brom v Burnley  
Monday, 29 September 2014
20:00
Stoke v Newcastle  

Barclays Premier League

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

Updated Tue, 23 Sep 2014

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