Bolton edge five-goal thriller

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Bolton survived a late comeback by Wolves to take all three points from a thrilling contest which finished 3-2 at Molineux.

The hosts dominated the opening period but shot themselves in the foot - as they had in their previous game against Arsenal - by conceding a goal in the first minute, Richard Stearman heading past his own goalkeeper Marcus Hahnemann.

Second-half strikes from Johan Elmander and Stuart Holden gave Bolton a 3-0 lead and, although Kevin Foley and Steven Fletcher swiftly reduced the deficit, Mick McCarthy's side were unable to find the equaliser.

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Kevin Foley
Marcus Hahnemann
Bolton Wanderers
Premier League
Steven Fletcher
Johan Elmander
Wolverhampton Wanderers
Stuart Holden
Richard Stearman
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