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Bolton Wanderers v Bristol City: LIVE

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Wanderers welcome Bristol City for a relegation battle at the Macron

Stephen Dobbie is preferred to Max Clayton for Wanderers this afternoon
Stephen Dobbie is preferred to Max Clayton for Wanderers this afternoon
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Bolton Wanderers host Bristol City today as the Whites continue their desperate search for just a second victory of the season.

Even if they win today Wanderers will remain in the relegation zone, but they could move to within one point of today's visitors with all three points.

Neil Lennon has rung the changes once again, with Stephen Dobbie starting, Shola Ameobi returning up front, Mark Davies back from injury, and Josh Vela moving to right-back with Prince shifted to centre-back. That means Max Clayton is somehow dropped to the bench despite being our only decent threat in attack in recent games.

Bristol City look to be lining up with three at the back, with Premier League loanees Elliott Bennett and Nathan Baker, from Norwich City and Aston Villa respectively, alongside Aden Flint. Leading the line is free scoring Jonathan Kodjia, who has scored eight goals in 15 matches this season.

Bolton Wanderers:

GK Ben Amos
RB Josh Vela
CB Prince
CB David Wheater
LB Jose Manuel Casado
DM Jay Spearing
CM Mark Davies
CM Darren Pratley
AM Stephen Dobbie
CF Liam Feeney
CF Shola Ameobi

Substitutes: Paul Rachubka, Dorian Dervite, Max Clayton, Gary Madine, Neil Danns, Lawrie Wilson, Filip Twardzik

Bristol City:

GK Frank Fielding
CB Elliott Bennett
CB Aden Flint
CB Nathan Baker
RWB Luke Ayling
LWB Derrick Williams
CM Korey Smith
CM Marlon Pack
CM Luke Freeman
CF Kieran Agard
CF Jonathan Kodjia

Substitutes: Ben Hamer, Joe Bryan, Liam Moore, Bobby Reid, Mark Little, Simon Cox, Aaron Wilbraham