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Embargo Ended! Two Wanderers Signings Imminent

Wanderers are apparently poised to make two new signings after being granted permission by the Football League

Fancy that, a player celebrating a goal - exactly what Bolton need?
Fancy that, a player celebrating a goal - exactly what Bolton need?
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Bolton Wanderers' nine month wait for a new signing appears to be over after the Football League gave the all-clear to deals for two players. These new additions are believed to be striker Jamie Proctor - who played under new boss Phil Parkinson at Bradford City last season - and former Blackburn Rovers winger Chris Taylor.

The Football League is believed to have agreed to allow Wanderers to press ahead with these two new signings, with Millwall defender Mark Beevers waiting in the wings, as he's yet to agree a deal with the club.

So, supposing these rumours are true, what would these signings bring to Wanderers?

Jamie Proctor

Proctor, 25, will arrive at the Macron fresh from scoring six times in 15 appearances for Bradford last season. He started out at Preston North End, where he scored just five times in 37 games over three seasons before a move to Premier League side Swansea City in 2012, where he failed to make a single appearance.

He then moved on to Crawley Town, scoring 15 goals in 60 appearances, before moving to Fleetwood Town in 2014, where he scored 12 goals in 64 appearances. So he was hardly prolific before agreeing a one-year deal at Bradford until the end of last season.

However, not all Bradford fans are convinced he's the best of players...

Chris Taylor

Taylor, 29, began his career at boyhood club Oldham Athletic, racking up 285 appearances and scoring 35 goals for the Lancashire club. He then moved on to Millwall, where he made 26 appearances and scored three times, before sealing a move to Blackburn, where he scored five goals in 58 matches. He rejoined Millwall on loan last season, scoring three goals in ten appearances in League One.

Whenever I've seen him play Taylor has looked lively, and he should be a decent addition for League One. I'm happy to trust in Parkinson's knowledge of what we need to get out of this division, and I'm just happy we're able to sign players.

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