Football club’s new owner wary of ‘false promises’

BOLTON Wanderers' prospective new chairman has spoken of his pride and relief that the Championship club has avoided administration, but remained tight-lipped on his group's future investment plans.

On Monday Dean Holdsworth's Sports Shield Group agreed a deal with current owner Eddie Davies to buy the beleaguered club. At the same time the High Court gave Bolton 14 days to pay a near £3m tax bill, while the takeover is approved by the Football League.

Holdsworth told BBC Radio 5Live: "We have signed a contra... For the full story register now for free or login below...