Court action brings Bolton Wanderers takeover to a halt

Bolton Wanderers
The takeover of Bolton Wanderers FC was thrown into turmoil this afternoon when spurned suitor Laurence Bassini won a legal challenge. Paul Appleton, joint administrator of the club, said a deal was about to be finalised with preferred bidder Football Ventures when news of the legal move came through, placing the very existence of the club in jeopardy. Mr Bassini had previously tried to buy the club, but had lost out to Football Ventures who had spent the past few weeks working with the joint administrators from David Rubin &... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...