Bolton’s future is under immediate threat after a liquidation warning was issued by the club’s administrator.
The Football League faces losing one of its founder members after a deal to save Bolton fell through, seemingly taking with it over a century of history.
Bolton face liquidation later this week unless a deal to buy the club which collapsed over the weekend can be resurrected at the 11th hour.
Bury have been handed a lifeline as they battle to preserve their Football League status with the EFL hinting they could be given extra time if a deal is close.
The English Football League will consider giving Bury a “very short delay” to come up with a credible business plan or a new owner, or they will become the first club to be ejected from the English Football League since 1992.
Phil Parkinson has resigned as manager of Bolton, adding to the chaos engulfing the Sky Bet League One club.
Accrington owner Andy Holt has blamed the football authorities for the financial crisis that has engulfed the club’s neighbours and League One rivals Bolton and Bury.
Former Bolton manager Sam Allardyce has questioned the club’s decision to postpone their League One match with Doncaster.
Bolton have been criticised after announcing the postponement of Tuesday’s League One game with Doncaster amid welfare concerns for their young squad.
Bolton’s Sky Bet League One home game with Doncaster on Tuesday has been postponed, amid welfare concerns for their young squad.
Bolton’s administrators hope to be able to complete the sale of the club unimpeded after an injunction lodged by would-be owner Laurence Bassini was amended.
Phil Parkinson made an impassioned plea to would-be Bolton owner Laurence Bassini to “leave this great club alone” after Wanderers’ youngest team in its history earned a 0-0 Sky Bet League One draw against Coventry.
The proposed sale of Bolton to Football Ventures has been temporarily suspended, the club’s joint administrator has announced.
Bury’s dire financial straits eased slightly on Wednesday when the High Court dismissed a winding-up petition against the League One club for £1million in unpaid taxes.
Burton boss Nigel Clough has urged Premier League heavyweights to do more to help financially-struggling English Football League clubs.
Bolton and Bury could find their opening Sky Bet League One fixtures suspended over ongoing financial concerns, the English Football League has announced.
Bolton’s friendly trip to Chester on Friday has been called off after the players issued a statement claiming they have been put under “severe mental and emotional stress”.
New Hibernian signing Josh Vela says the club’s persistence paid off after he agreed a three-year Easter Road deal.
Bolton’s administrators are taking legal action against Laurence Bassini after accusing him of making and sending threatening phone calls and emails over the sale of the club.
Luca Connell revealed none of his friends had any idea he was about to be unveiled as a Celtic player.