Ian Evatt has praised the angle of ahead Nathan Delfouneso and skipper Antoni Sarcevic for ‘soldiering on’ to assist Bolton Wanderers regardless of neither being 100% match in the intervening time.
Striker Delfouneso and midfielder Sarcevic are the Trotters’ prime two scorers in all competitions up to now this marketing campaign.
Former Blackpool man Delfouneso netted twice over the weekend within the FA Cup defeat towards Crewe Alexandra to carry his tally for the season as much as 5 objectives.
Sarcevic in the meantime has bagged 4 objectives in all competitions, together with a trio in League Two towards Barrow, Cambridge United and Mansfield City which earned Wanderers three factors in attracts the place they got here from behind to salvage outcomes.
And Evatt has revealed there are a number of gamers within the Wanderers squad which can be at present not at 100% health, together with Sarcevic and Delfouneso.
Sarcevic is at present taking part in with a again downside, whereas Delfouneso got here off after 20 minutes within the 4-Zero defeat to Leyton Orient.
And Evatt recommended the duo for his or her attitudes within the face of their respective issues however insisted the state of affairs with accidents is similar for all groups with taking part in video games in a condensed fixture listing in mild of the coronavirus pandemic.
He mentioned: “We’ve acquired plenty of gamers that aren’t taking part in 100% match. Antoni Sarcevic is absolutely struggling together with his again. Nathan’s struggling however their attitudes’ implausible. They need to soldier on.
“Sarce was in lots of ache over this week and earlier than the sport, however there was no method he was going to not play. He needed to play as a result of that’s what he needs. He’s captain of this soccer membership and he’s pleased with it.
“We’re not going to make excuses about that, it’s the identical for everyone.
“You look throughout the board and there’s so many accidents, so many mushy tissue accidents with the way in which the league’s been set out and the way powerful it’s and demanding in a brief time frame, it’s going to be powerful for everyone.
“We’re in the identical boat as all people so we’ll stick with it.”