Bolton sale back on track after block is amended

15 August 2019

Bolton
Photo: Getty Images Bolton have started the season with a draw and a loss and sit at the bottom of the league with negative 11 points, just one point above Bury, another financial struggler.

The court order awarded to would-be owner Laurence Bassini blocking a sale of the club has been amended.

The club’s administrators call for quick progress to secure the future of Bolton.

Emil Gjerding Nielson nielson@offthepitch.com

The court order blocking the sale of Bolton Wanderers has been amended to allow the sale to continue, the club said in a statement on Wednesday. 

English businessman Laurence Bassini was awarded the court order after his attempt to buy the club collapsed in May, the same month that Bolton went into administration. 

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