Bolton Wanderers F.C.

association football club in Horwich, England

Bolton Wanderers F.C. is an English football club. It is based 15 miles north of Manchester. The club plays in the English football league 1, the third tier league in England. Their home is the University of Bolton Stadium. It holds around 28,723 people. Their manager is Ian Evett. At home they play in a white shirt, navy blue shorts & white socks. Away they play in a navy blue shirt, white shorts and navy blue socks.

Bolton Wanderers F.C.
Full nameBolton Wanderers Football Club
Nickname(s)The Trotters
GroundThe University of Bolton Stadium
ChairmanSharon Britton
ManagerIan Evett
LeagueEFL League 1

Name change

  • 1874-1877 Christ Church F.C.
  • 1877-present Bolton Wanderers F.C.

League position change

Season League Position
2000/01 First Division 3rd
2001/02 Premier League 16th
2002/03 Premier League 17th
2003/04 Premier League 8th
2004/05 Premier League 6th
2005/06 Premier League 8th
2006/07 Premier League 7th
2007/08 Premier League 16th
2008/09 Premier League 13th

Former position change