Bolton fans are dreaming of Joe Dodoo after his Rangers exit

Steven Gerrard, Manager of Rangers FC looks on during the Ladbrokes Premiership match between Rangers and Celtic at Ibrox Stadium on September 01, 2019 in Glasgow, Scotland.

Glasgow Rangers released forgotten man Joe Dodoo on Monday but could he help out League One crisis club Bolton Wanderers?

Bolton Wanderers fans protest outside the University of Bolton Stadium during the Sky Bet Championship match between Bolton Wanderers and West Bromwich Albion at Macron Stadium on January...

This time last week, Bolton Wanderers fans didn’t even know whether they would have a club to support by the time August came to an end. What a difference a week makes.

After Football Ventures swooped in at the eleventh hour to save this proud old club from liquidation, things are looking up again at Bolton.

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Forget the financial strife and the points deduction, these poor supporters now have a proven lower league manager in Keith Hill to get behind - not to mention nine new signings, including Daryl Murphy and Liam Bridcutt.

And Bolton's dramatic recruitment drive doesn't necessarily need to come to an end just because the window has closed.

Joe Dodoo of Rangers reacts during the William Hill Scottish Cup semi-final match between Celtic and Rangers at Hampden Park on April 23, 2017 in Glasgow, Scotland.

Joe Dodoo’s miserable three year spell at Rangers is over with the Glasgow giants announcing on their official website that the former Leicester City starlet had been released on Monday. 

And, despite scoring six times during a loan spell at Lancashire rivals Blackpool last season, it seems that Bolton fans would be more than happy to see Dodoo become signing number ten of the embryonic Keith Hill era.

Fast and versatile, the 24-year-old would certainly give Bolton something different after the signings of old-school number nines Murphy and Chris O’Grady. Watch this space.

Blackpool's Joe Dodoo during the Sky Bet Championship match between Exeter City and Blackpool at St James Park on November 10, 2018 in Exeter, England.

 

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