Bolton captain Liam Bridcutt will miss the visit of Rochdale with a broken collarbone that could rule him out until Christmas.
Sunderland have handed Phil Parkinson the task of dragging the club out of League One as he targets the fourth promotion of his managerial career.
Keith Hill saw his side achieve a third successive Sky Bet League One home draw and backed his team to mount a serious challenge to avoid relegation.
Keith Hill is still waiting for his first win as Bolton boss after a 0-0 Sky Bet League One draw against Lancashire rivals Blackpool at the University of Bolton Stadium.
New signing Joseph Dodoo could make his debut for Bolton in their League One clash with Blackpool.
Kenny Jackett hopes Portsmouth’s 1-0 win at home to bottom club Bolton will kick-start their season.
Brett Pitman went from villain to hero to earn Portsmouth a hard-fought 1-0 win at home to Bolton and ease the pressure on manager Kenny Jackett.
Portsmouth will have Ellis Harrison available again following suspension for the Sky Bet League One match against Bolton.
Sunderland boss Jack Ross shrugged off fans’ criticism after the Black Cats left it late to snatch a 1-1 Skybet League One draw at bottom-of-the-table Bolton.
Sunderland’s Aiden McGeady snatched a late equaliser from the penalty spot in a 1-1 Skybet League One draw at bottom-of-the-table Bolton.
Former Sunderland winger Will Buckley could start up front against his old club as Bolton continue their bid for a first Sky Bet League One win of the season.
Keith Hill earned his first point as Bolton manager after a 0-0 Sky Bet League One draw with Oxford at the University of Bolton Stadium.
Keith Hill will take charge of his first Bolton home match when Wanderers host Oxford on Tuesday.
Keith Hill thinks his Bolton side are at the start of a great journey and should shrug off their 6-1 defeat at Rotherham.The Millers smashed troubled Wanderers after overcoming a shock start which saw Thibaud Verlinden net a fourth-minute opener.But it was one-way traffic after that as Hill’s first game in charge could not prevent a fourth straight defeat by a five-goal margin in League One.
Rotherham stormed back from behind to smash Bolton 6-1 in Keith Hill’s first game in charge of Wanderers.
Rotherham will be without Chiedozie Ogbene for the visit of Bolton.
Hartlepool president and TV presenter Jeff Stelling has warned football clubs of the danger of “being bought by people who do not have the club at heart”.
Bolton defender Joe Bunney is in hospital after being involved in a road traffic accident, the club has said.
Penalty shoot-out defeats are meant to be heartbreaking. For Bolton, a club on the brink of extinction a week ago, Tuesday night’s was a cause for celebration.
New Bolton manager Keith Hill has rebuilt their depleted squad with the addition of nine players on transfer deadline day.