The official website for European football

Mendy missing for Bolton

Published: Friday 22 November 2002, 12.53CET
Bolton Wanderers FC will be without French Under-21 international Bernard Mendy for six weeks.

UEFA.com features

Women's EURO referees - the tournament's 17th team
  • Women's EURO referees - the tournament's 17th team
  • Social Responsibility partners get together
  • Guidelines for trials at U21 EURO in Poland
  • UEFA introduces new club competition players’ awards
  • Boom time for futsal - UEFA Direct 168 out now
  • Football for All in Cardiff
  • Aleksander Čeferin – building a bright future for women's football
  • UEFA launches Together #WePlayStrong
  • Comprehensive bidding regulations approved for all finals and final tournaments
  • 'This is Welsh Football'
1 of 10
Published: Friday 22 November 2002, 12.53CET

Mendy missing for Bolton

Bolton Wanderers FC will be without French Under-21 international Bernard Mendy for six weeks.

Bolton Wanderers FC will be without French Under-21 international Bernard Mendy for six weeks.

Allardyce disappointed
The struggling English Premiership club said the player, on loan from Paris Saint-Germain FC, fractured his leg while on U21 duty for his country on Tuesday against Yugoslavia. Bolton manager Sam Allardyce said: "Bernard has been playing very well recently and it will be a huge blow to our selection plans for the forthcoming games."

Rising star
The 21-year-old Mendy had spent the past two seasons with Ligue 1 side PSG after joining them from SM Caen. Bolton are third from bottom in the Premiership table, having won only three of their 13 matches.

Last updated: 22/11/02 14.31CET

Related information

Member associations
Team profiles

http://www.uefa.com/memberassociations/news/newsid=43539.html#mendy+missing+bolton