Originally posted on Fox Soccer  |  Last updated 10/1/11

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - MAY 16: Stuart Holden #22 of the Houston Dynamo looks on against the New York Red Bulls at Giants Stadium in the Meadowlands on May 16, 2009 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. Houston and New York play to a 1-1 Tie. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images for New York Red Bull)
A lengthy injury list and a difficult run of fixtures means Bolton and boss Coyle head into their Reebok Stadium clash with the Blues rock bottom of the Premier League. Bolton have lost five of their six league games to date - 10 of 11 if you take the end of last season into consideration - and against Chelsea their record is even worse. The Trotters have suffered eight consecutive losses on home soil to Chelsea, failing to find the net even once, and conceding 20 goals in the process. With a number of key players on the sidelines, salt was rubbed into the wounds this week when it was confirmed midfielder Stuart Holden faces another six months out with a knee injury just when it seemed his nightmare was behind him. Throw in the fact that come the end of Sunday Bolton will have played Chelsea, Manchester United, Manchester City, Liverpool and Arsenal in their first seven games, and it is easy to see why Coyle is currently rolling with the punches. "It's easy for me to stay positive b...
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