Anderson ready to pursue other options as Bassini’s takeover of Bolton drags on

29 April 2019

Bolton
Photo: Getty Images Supporters of Bolton Wanderers showing they frustrations with the current ownership at the club before playing WBA at The University of Bolton Stadium on the 21st of January.

Ken Anderson is ready to pursue alternatives to Laurence Bassini as Bolton Wanderers’ potential new owner if he fails to provide the necessary funding later today.

Bassini insists he has the funding and it is understood he will table a new business plan to the EFL this afternoon.

With players refusing to play until they are paid their overdue March wages, the EFL might punish Wanderers further if they fail to fulfil their remaining games. 

Christian Fomsgaard Jensen cfj@offthepitch.com

Bolton Wanderers’ chaotic takeover could take a new twist later today. Current owner Ken Anderson is ready “to pursue other options” if the potential new owner, Laurence Bassini, does not provide the necessary funding to purchase his shares by close of play today, according to The Bolton News. 

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