Bolton relegated after drawing at Stoke

Stoke City 2-2 Bolton Wanderers

  • May 13th 2012: Bolton Wanderers fans turn up at the Britannia Stadium hoping their side can claim the win that could gaurantee their Premier League safety.
  • May 13th 2012: The visitors are behind after only 13 minutes when Stoke City striker Jonathan Walters bundles in at the near post.
  • May 13th 2012: Bolton, though, hit back before the break with a Mark Davies deflected goal while Kevin Davies' cross sneaks into the near post.
  • May 13th 2012: But with 13 minutes to go, Adam Bogdan brings down Peter Crouch in the box and Walters scores from the spot to make the score 2-2.
  • May 13th 2012: Thomas Sorensen saves from a Tim Ream header late on to deny Bolton what would be a relegation-saving goal.
  • May 13th 2012: A draw is not enough for Bolton and manager Owen Coyle, as the club's 11-year stay in the Premier League comes to an end.

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