Bolton Eye Deadline Day Swoop for Cardiff Midfielder

  • August 30, 2017 | By Chris Mann
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Despite continued struggles against a transfer embargo, Bolton will look to add to their squad before Thursday's deadline - with Cardiff City's Craig Noone a reported target.

Having operated under an embargo since December 2015, working under a squad size of 23 and with new signings restricted to wages at a maximum of £4,500-per-week, Wanderers hope to manoeuvre those numbers in the final hours of the window.

With interest beginning to mount for out-of-favour Chris Taylor, Trotters boss Phil Parkinson could make his move for Noone, who has made 170 appearances during a five-year spell at Cardiff but has yet to feature this season as Neil Warnock's side lead the way at the top of the Championship table.

Since joining the Bluebirds in a £1million move from Brighton & Hove Albion in August 2012, Noone has found the net on 19 occasions - including goals in both league meetings against Bolton in the 2012/13 campaign.

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18 Leyton Orient 6 5
19 Oldham Athletic 6 4
20 Bolton Wanderers 6 4
21 Scunthorpe United 6 4
22 Barrow AFC 6 3
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Who is Bolton's 2018/19 Player of the Year?
34.62% Gary O'Neil
19.38% David Wheater
18.92% Pawel Olkowski
9.27% Joe Williams
5.33% Jason Lowe
4.13% Sammy Ameobi
2.85% Josh Magennis
2.75% Mark Beevers
1.19% Jack Hobbs
1.01% Ben Alnwick
0.28% Andrew Taylor
0.28% Craig Noone