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Bolton swoop for Eagles and Mears

July 23, 2011
By ESPN staff
Bolton are poised to sign Tyrone Mears and Chris Eagles after Burnley accepted a bid, believed to be in the region of £3 million, for the duo.

Both players rejected the offer of a fresh long-term deal at Turf Moor, and are now set for a reunion with former Clarets manager Owen Coyle, who brought the pair to the club.

Right-back Mears, 28, has previously enjoyed spells at Derby, West Ham and Marseille, while Eagles began his career at Manchester United and has featured for, among ...

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