Allardyce plays down Champs League chances

April 13, 2007
Bolton manager Sam Allardyce has been left bemused by the renewed desire of his players to focus on the prospect of Champions League football for next season.

Seven points from the last three games have pushed Bolton within two points of a faltering Arsenal side ahead of tomorrow's crunch showdown at the Emirates Stadium.

Allardyce has been desperately trying to play down Bolton's hopes as he can recall how costly it proved last time they voiced their thoughts.

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