EFL: Bolton could face expulsion if deal is not completed by Tuesday

26 August 2019

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Photo: Getty Images Bolton will hold a board meeting on Tuesday August 27th at 5 pm where, if a sale is not found, the EFL will consider lifting the suspension on the withdrawal of the club’s league membership.

The EFL board is frustrated with the delay of the sale of the club who has spent the past months in administration. 

Bolton will hold a board meeting on Tuesday August 27th at 5 pm where, if a sale is not found, the EFL will consider lifting the suspension on the withdrawal of the club’s league membership.

Emil Gjerding Nielson nielson@offthepitch.com

Bolton, now on the brink of a very real expulsion from the EFL, will have to speed things up if the club wants to avoid the worst-case scenario for any club in English football.

The EFL have released a statement heavily criticizing the delay in the sale of The Wanderers.

"The current situation cannot continue and the time to resolve the current impasse is now fast running out.

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