08 aug 16:40
Bolton close to signing Liverpool midfielder Jay Spearing
Liverpool chief Brendan Rodgers is willing to let Spearing move on as he does not figure in his long-term plans at Anfield.
A number of clubs have been linked with a move for Spearing, but Bolton have been leading the chase to sign the 24-year-old
Spearing has now been given permission to hold talks with Bolton and undergo a medical ahead of a permanent switch to the Championship club.