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Samuel Ricketts gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Marc-Antoine Fortune. Free kick crossed left-footed by Chris Brunt from right wing, save by Adam Bogdan.
Ivan Klasnic handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Free kick taken by Ben Foster.
A cross is delivered by Samuel Ricketts.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Mark Davies on Jonas Olsson. Free kick taken by Ben Foster.
The referee blows for offside. Adam Bogdan takes the indirect free kick.
James Morrison finds the net with a goal from close range high into the middle of the goal. Bolton 2-2 West Brom.Assist by Simon Cox.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Kevin Davies on Liam Ridgewell. Liam Ridgewell takes the direct free kick.
Outswinging corner taken by Chris Brunt from the left by-line.
Simon Cox takes a shot. Adam Bogdan makes a comfortable save.
James Morrison takes a shot. Blocked by Dedryck Boyata.
The ball is sent over by Liam Ridgewell, Adam Bogdan makes a save.
Unfair challenge on Billy Jones by Kevin Davies results in a free kick. Simon Cox joins the action as a substitute, replacing Graham Dorrans. Martin Petrov goes off and Chung-Yong Lee comes on. Ben Foster restarts play with the free kick.
Kevin Davies is ruled offside. Ben Foster takes the free kick.
Paul Scharner comes on in place of Youssouf Mulumbu.
Chris Brunt gets on the score sheet with a goal from inside the box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Bolton 2-1 West Brom.Assist by Shane Long.
Kevin Davies is ruled offside. Ben Foster takes the direct free kick.
Chris Brunt challenges Samuel Ricketts unfairly and gives away a free kick. Keith Andrews goes off and James Morrison comes on. Chris Brunt is cautioned. Nigel Reo-Coker takes the direct free kick.
The ball is swung over by Martin Petrov.
Billy Jones puts the ball into his own net from 12 yards. Bolton 2-0 West Brom.Martin Petrov provided the assist for the goal.
Kevin Davies takes a shot. Ben Foster makes a brilliant save.
The referee blows for offside. Samuel Ricketts takes the direct free kick.
The referee gives a free kick against Shane Long for handball. Zat Knight restarts play with the free kick. Ivan Klasnic takes a shot. Chris Brunt gets a block in.
Ivan Klasnic on for David Ngog.
Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Martin Petrov,
Liam Ridgewell takes a shot. Adam Bogdan makes a save.
Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Chris Brunt from the right by-line.
Marc-Antoine Fortune takes a shot. Blocked by Samuel Ricketts.
Unfair challenge on Liam Ridgewell by Kevin Davies results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Liam Ridgewell.
Effort on goal by Chris Eagles from just inside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the target.
Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Chris Brunt, Jonas Olsson takes a shot. Comfortable save by Adam Bogdan.
Marc-Antoine Fortune delivers the ball, blocked by Samuel Ricketts.
Graham Dorrans takes a shot. Save by Adam Bogdan.
Keith Andrews concedes a free kick for a foul on Samuel Ricketts. Keith Andrews is cautioned. Free kick crossed right-footed by Chris Eagles from left wing.
The ball is crossed by Martin Petrov, Billy Jones gets a block in.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Shane Long on Nigel Reo-Coker. Shane Long receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Nigel Reo-Coker takes the direct free kick.
Samuel Ricketts gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Marc-Antoine Fortune. Gareth McAuley takes the free kick.
The offside flag is raised against Shane Long. Indirect free kick taken by Adam Bogdan.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Dedryck Boyata by Shane Long. Adam Bogdan takes the free kick.
David Ngog challenges Jonas Olsson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Ben Foster restarts play with the free kick.
Martin Petrov delivers the ball, Gareth McAuley makes a clearance.
Corner taken by Martin Petrov played to the near post, clearance made by Billy Jones.
Jonas Olsson challenges David Ngog unfairly and gives away a free kick. Nigel Reo-Coker takes the direct free kick.
Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Martin Petrov, save by Ben Foster.
Chris Eagles takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Marc-Antoine Fortune.
David Ngog gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Youssouf Mulumbu. Direct free kick taken by Ben Foster.
Zat Knight on for David Wheater.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Billy Jones on Martin Petrov. Billy Jones receives a caution. Free kick crossed right-footed by Chris Eagles, save made by Ben Foster.
Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by Kevin Davies goes harmlessly over the crossbar.
Effort on goal by Marc-Antoine Fortune from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the goal.
Shot from just outside the box by Chris Eagles goes over the bar.
Jonas Olsson is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Adam Bogdan takes the indirect free kick.
Dedryck Boyata concedes a free kick for a foul on Shane Long. Dedryck Boyata goes into the book. Graham Dorrans crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left wing.
Marc-Antoine Fortune is caught offside. Indirect free kick taken by Adam Bogdan.
The ball is swung over by Liam Ridgewell.
Unfair challenge on Jonas Olsson by David Ngog results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Jonas Olsson.
Mark Davies challenges Youssouf Mulumbu unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Keith Andrews.
Youssouf Mulumbu has a shot on goal from outside the area which misses right.
Marc-Antoine Fortune fouled by David Wheater, the ref awards a free kick. Keith Andrews takes the direct free kick.
Dedryck Boyata sends in a cross, clearance by Gareth McAuley.
The official flags Shane Long offside. Adam Bogdan takes the indirect free kick.
Liam Ridgewell sends in a cross, blocked by Dedryck Boyata.
Foul by Tim Ream on Shane Long, free kick awarded. Chris Brunt takes the free kick.
Keith Andrews concedes a Penalty for a foul on Mark Davies. Penalty taken left-footed by Martin Petrov and scored. Bolton 1-0 West Brom.The assist for the goal came from Mark Davies.
Chris Brunt takes a shot. Adam Bogdan makes a save.
Outswinging corner taken by Martin Petrov from the left by-line, Kevin Davies takes a shot. Save by Ben Foster.
Shane Long takes a shot. Adam Bogdan makes a save.
Marc-Antoine Fortune is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Adam Bogdan takes the free kick.
Chris Brunt has an effort from just inside the box that misses to the left of the target.
David Ngog gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Billy Jones. Ben Foster takes the free kick.
The ball is delivered by Martin Petrov.
Marc-Antoine Fortune produces a drilled left-footed shot from deep inside the penalty box which goes wide of the left-hand upright.
Corner taken by Chris Brunt from the right by-line, Gareth McAuley takes a shot. Adam Bogdan makes a save.
Kevin Davies produces a right-footed shot from close in that goes over the bar.
Martin Petrov takes a shot from 20 yards. Save made by Ben Foster.
Shane Long takes a shot. Adam Bogdan makes a comfortable save.
The referee blows for offside against David Wheater. Ben Foster takes the direct free kick.
Marc-Antoine Fortune challenges Dedryck Boyata unfairly and gives away a free kick. Nigel Reo-Coker delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from right wing.
The referee blows for offside. Adam Bogdan takes the free kick.
David Ngog takes a shot. Save by Ben Foster.
Marc-Antoine Fortune takes a shot. Save by Adam Bogdan.
Chris Eagles has a shot on goal from outside the box which misses right.
Coyle: Hodgson exit will give Baggies boost
Bolton boss Owen Coyle is not convinced his side's chances of overcoming West Brom on Sunday have been boosted by Roy Hodgson's appointment as England manager.
Wanderers host an Albion team who are coming to terms with the news that broke earlier this week about their head coach Hodgson, who will leave them at the end of the season to take up his new post with the Three Lions.
The effect that may have on the Baggies - who are in the comfort of mid-table in the Barclays Premier League - remains to be seen, although QPR manager Mark Hughes has expressed his concern, saying he was "a little bit disappointed" the Football Association made a public move for Hodgson during the midst of the relegation run-in.
With Bolton, in 18th, and 17th-placed QPR currently separated by goal difference alone with two games left to go each, a below-par display by West Brom at the Reebok Stadium could have a major impact on the battle to beat the drop.
But asked how he thought the news about Hodgson might affect the way Albion play, Coyle said: "I don't see why it would be a hindrance.
"I would love it to be, but I don't see why.
"They have the England manager now, he is an outstanding man and they have very good players.
"But we have to focus on what we can do at Bolton and make sure we get to our best.
"If we do that, we have shown that we can win points and win games."
Albion assistant manager Keith Downing insists the Black County club still have targets to achieve this season as they start to prepare for when Hodgson leaves.
Hodgson will be in charge of the Baggies' final two games of the season - at relegation-threatened Bolton and at home to Arsenal on May 13 - before concentrating full-time on his new post.
But Baggies number two Downing is adamant there are no thoughts of the players winding down for the summer when the search will begin in earnest for Hodgson's successor.
He said: "We've got our own personal goals. We want to finish higher than last year (11th) with more points.
"We've achieved a lot in the season, with 10 clean sheets, and we want to add to that. There's still stuff to play for.
"We're three games unbeaten and we also know the importance of the Bolton game - for Bolton in particular.
"Then we face Arsenal who will want to get into the top three or four to ensure Champions League football.
"We have two big games coming up and we want to focus on that.
"It's been a difficult week but, once that whistle blows on Sunday, it's a game of football and everyone is geared to try and win the game."
Hodgson is ending his 15-month reign at The Hawthorns to take charge of his country but Downing is convinced he would have stayed and signed a new contract had England not come calling for his services.
He said: "Would Hodgson have stayed? Yes, definitely. We were planning and talking about players in the summer and planning trips abroad so I would have been really surprised if he'd gone.
"There was no talk about him leaving. It was all about pushing the club on and taking the next step.
"He didn't sign his contract and the England thing was hovering so I'm sure he was waiting to see. But, if somebody else had got the England job, I'm sure Roy would have committed himself to the club."
Downing insists Bolton will provide a stern test despite being in the bottom three after losing 4-1 at home to Tottenham in midweek.
He said: "I went to watch Bolton against Tottenham and certainly for 60 minutes they were right in the game.
"They equalised and obviously have a threat in Kevin Davies and David Ngog up front.
"Davies has certainly added some presence up there in the last game or two and changed the recent match against Aston Villa in fact.
"We're fully aware Bolton will be fighting for their lives and there will be some intensity. I heard a comment from Owen Coyle that it is a `must-win' game."
Albion striker Peter Odemwingie is struggling to overcome a hamstring injury in time to face the Trotters. But midfielder James Morrison is in contention to play some part after recovering from his recent knee problem following a full week's training.
Bolton midfielder Nigel Reo-Coker (leg) will undergo a fitness test, Gretar Steinsson (thigh) remains a doubt while Darren Pratley is still sidelined with a virus.
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