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Bolton Wanderers v Watford: LIVE

Wanderers host promotion chasing Watford as they look to record back-to-back league wins at the Macron

Zach Clough returns to the Wanderers lineup for the visit of Watford this afternoon
Zach Clough returns to the Wanderers lineup for the visit of Watford this afternoon
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Bolton Wanderers will be hoping to record successive home victories following an impressive 3-1 defeat of Fulham on Tuesday night. But it certainly won't be easy as fifth placed Watford visit the Macron this afternoon.

Neil Lennon makes one change from the win over Fulham, with young Zach Clough coming in to replace Eidur Gudjohnsen. Wanderers look to have stuck with the 4-4-1-1 formation that worked so well in the second half on Tuesday, with man of the match debutant Saidy Janko retaining his right wing role.

The visitors boast a side with plenty of attacking prowess, including the dangerous strikeforce of Matej Vydra and Odion Ighalo who will pose a big test for the Wanderers defence. Interestingly, the Watford starting lineup features just one English player, Wigan's FA Cup winning hero Ben Watson.

Here are today's teams, let us know your thoughts and keep in touch with all the action from the Macron in the comments section below.

Bolton Wanderers:

GK Andy Lonergan
RB Josh Vela
CB Dorian Dervite
CB David Wheater
LB Tim Ream
RM Saidy Janko
CM Barry Bannan
CM Neil Danns
LM Liam Feeney
AM Zach Clough
CF Adam Le Fondre

Substitutes: Ben Amos, Dean Moxey, Rob Hall, Eidur Gudjohnsen, Filip Twardzik, Simeon Slavchec, Tom Eaves


GK Heurelho Gomes
CB Joel Ekstrand
CB Craig Cathcart
CB Gabrielle Angella
RWB Juan Carlos Paredes
LWB Ikechi Anya
CM Miguel Layun
CM Ben Watson
AM Almen Abdi
CF Matej Vydra
CF Odion Ighalo

Substitutes: Jonathan Bond, Tommie Hoban, Daniel Pudil, Gianni Munari, Daniel Tozser, Fernando Forestieri, Troy Deeney