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.
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The proposed sale of Bolton to Football Ventures has been temporarily suspended, the club’s joint administrator has announced.
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.
Bolton’s joint administrators have set bidders a deadline of 4pm on Wednesday to submit their final offers for the club.
Bolton’s rearranged home fixture against Brentford will not be played, with the Bees being awarded three points.
Laurence Bassini claims to have taken control of Bolton despite the club’s insistence his potential takeover is off.
Bolton have been told by the English Football League they must fulfil their two outstanding league fixtures as Laurence Bassini’s proposed takeover of the Sky Bet Championship club appeared to be thrown into doubt.
Crisis-club Bolton’s troubled season hit its lowest point on Friday after their Championship match at home to Brentford was called off, with Wanderers players refusing to play in protest at unpaid wages.
Bolton’s players have threatened to go on strike for the remainder of the season in protest at unpaid salaries.
Former Watford owner Laurence Bassini has agreed a deal to buy Bolton, subject to approval from the English Football League.
Bolton’s Sky Bet Championship game with Ipswich will go ahead on Saturday.
Bolton have announced their home game against Ipswich on Saturday is in doubt because of a “critical” IT failure.
Bolton have been granted a further stay of execution by the High Court, while controversial former Watford chairman Laurence Bassini has been confirmed as the club’s prospective buyer.
Bolton have been granted a further stay of execution by the High Court as the club look to avoid a winding-up order.