Bolton v Blackpool preview

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

Last Updated: 26/11/10 at 15:33

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, 16 August 2014
12:45
Man Utd v Swansea  
15:00
Leicester v Everton  
QPR v Hull City  
Stoke City v Aston Villa  
West Brom v Sunderland  
West Ham v Tottenham  
17:30
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Barclays Premier League

Position Team P GD PTS
1 Arsenal 0 0 0
2 Aston 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 Thu, 31 Jul 2014

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