No thanks: Gardner (left) did not want to relocate to London and play for West Ham according to his agents
'It was very tempting for Ricardo to go and play for Sam, as a former manager, and one he enjoyed a lot of success with,' Gardner's representative Phil Graham told The Bolton News.'But he didn't particularly want to relocate, and his family certainly didn't want to relocate. He loves the club and the town, and wants to see his career out at Bolton, and more importantly in the Premier League.'One player on the verge of leaving, however, is goalkeeper Ali Al Habsi. Wigan - the club where he spent last season on loan - are close to matching Bolton's valuation in order to sign the Oman international permanently.
Bolton's fixtures for the 2011-12 Premier League season Bolton rule out bid for Manchester United defender Wes BrownBOLTON FC