After sharing the spoils with Exeter in a midweek fixture, Ian Evatt's Bolton side will be looking to return to winning ways in the League Two when they take on Michael Duff's Cheltenham Town at their University of Bolton Stadium.
The Trotters aim to keep their League Two playoffs hopes alive, and we are positive that they will go all guns blazing at Cheltenham Town. Defender Reiss Greenidge returns from suspension, and he should be recalled to the starting XI. It has to be noted that Bolton aim to put an end to their four-game winless run in the English fourth tier.
The Robins, on the other hand, are eyeing their first league win since December 5, 2020. Cheltenham Town failed to win the previous seven league fixtures, but, no doubt, they would be happy with one point from Saturday’s clash. Cheltenham midfielder Matty Blair has recovered from his injury, and he should keep his place in the starting XI.
Bolton Wanderers will play in this match coming off the back of a 1-1 League Two draw against Exeter City. For Bolton Wanderers, the scorer was Arthur Gnahoua (73') as they came from one behind to salvage a point.
It’s been a rare occasion in recent games that Bolton Wanderers have managed to hold out for a full 90 minutes. It will be a concern for them that the Trotters have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in five of their previous six games, leaking 10 goals in the process. Going into this encounter, Bolton Wanderers are without a win at home for their past three matches in the league.
Cheltenham Town come into this meeting following a 2-1 FA Cup win to defeat Mansfield Town in their last match. In that match, Cheltenham Town had 59% possession and 23 shots on goal with six shots on target. For Cheltenham Town, the goalscorers were Alfie May (73') and William Boyle (110').