Double boost for Coyle as Bolton close in on Sanchez signing and Afobe loan deal
21:30 GMT, 30 July 2012
Bolton are close to finalising a deal for Colombia international midfielder Carlos Sanchez, 26, on a free transfer from Valenciennes.
Owen Coyle's club are also near to agreeing a loan for Arsenal striker Benik Afobe, 19.
On the road: Benik Afobe is on tour with Arsenal
Afobe recently told Sky Sports: 'If the gaffer
wants me to go out on loan for six months, or even the whole season,
then I would relish that opportunity because playing for Reading last
year was very beneficial for me.
'However, my main aim has always been, and will always be, playing for Arsenal.'