Dougie Freedman assures Andy Lonergan he is still Bolton Wanderers' number one

Andy Lonergan remains first choice for Wanderers

Andy Lonergan remains first choice for Wanderers

First published in Sport The Bolton News: Photograph of the Author by , sports writer

ANDY Lonergan has been assured he remains Wanderers’ number one, despite making the mistake that proved the turning point in Saturday’s FA Cup defeat by Cardiff.

Dougie Freedman, who was pleased with the way his team bouned back from their 7-1 defeat at Reading the previous week, insists Lonergan, who has impressed in goal since replacing the injured Adam Bogdan, remains his first-choice keeper.

“It was a mistake that cost us but as I have said, there is no blame because Lonners (Andy Lonergan) has been terrific and he is our number one right now.

“There is no doubt in my mind he plays every week because his level of performance has been right up there.”

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree