Bolton ended a five-game winless streak in Sky Wager League One as an impressed second-half exhibiting earned a 2-0 win over backside membership Crewe.
Ian Evatt’s facet, with just one level from a potential 15 previous to the Cheshire facet’s go to, struggled within the opening 45 minutes, leading to murmurings of followers’ disapproval on the interval.
However the recreation modified in Wanderers’ favour 4 minutes after the restart. Luke Offord did not clear his penalty space and keeper David Richards introduced down Amadou Bakayoko because the striker tussled for the free ball.
Josh Sheehan despatched Richards the fallacious manner, ending an 11-game aim drought along with his fourth of the season.
Wanderers doubled their lead 5 minutes later. Elias Kachunga crossed from the byline and Bakayoko transformed from 4 yards to register his first league aim because the opening day of the marketing campaign.
Crewe’s newest setback nonetheless leaves them six factors off security after a tenth defeat in 17 video games. Alex, nonetheless, weren’t with out possibilities however Joel Dixon saved from Michael Williams and Scott Kashket whereas Madger Gomes hit the publish in stoppage time.