Ian Evatt says Ronan Darcy ‘deserves’ his place within the Bolton Wanderers staff after patiently ready for a possibility and the midfielder will now get the prospect to indicate his high quality.
The 19-year-old has discovered alternatives at a premium till not too long ago to this point this marketing campaign, together with his solely begin to this point coming within the EFL Trophy defeat to Shrewsbury City.
After being on the bench for a lot of the season, Darcy performed his first minutes in League Two late within the 3-Three draw in opposition to Barrow.
He later got here off the bench in damage time within the 1-Zero dwelling win over Bradford Metropolis, and performed a lot of the 4-Zero loss on the weekend in opposition to Leyton Orient when approaching for the injured Nathan Delfouneso.
Darcy was considered one of few Bolton gamers to emerge with any credit score from the loss in opposition to the O’s, with Evatt himself highlighting his efficiency as the primary optimistic from an in any other case poor day in London.
The Wanderers head coach has been happy from what he has seen from Darcy in his cameos and notably the bravery he confirmed in wanting possession in tight areas of the pitch at Brisbane Highway.
Evatt feels that Darcy, like defender Ryan Delaney, has taken the prospect when it has offered itself and that the teen ‘deserves’ his place within the staff forward of the match in opposition to Mansfield City.
Evatt mentioned: “I’ve mentioned all alongside that Ronan is a incredible younger participant, he has lots of skill and in addition a great work ethic. I used to be actually happy with the maturity he confirmed in opposition to Bradford, and spoke about that after the sport, and I used to be happy once more on Saturday.
“In troublesome circumstances, requested to play an alien place within the first half, he needed the ball in tight areas and that, for me, is bravery.
“Bravery isn’t placing your head in the place it hurts, profitable 50-50s, tackles, I shouldn’t need to ask you to try this. Once you play for Bolton Wanderers your naked minimal is 100% and doing the fundamentals properly – win headers, tackles and particular person battles.
“Except for that, every part else is a bonus. The bravery he confirmed having the ball in tight areas and troublesome circumstances was actually pleasing and he’ll get his alternative.
“He has waited patiently and been annoyed at his lack of recreation time however we had competitors for locations in that space.
“A bit like Ryan Delaney, he sat tight, stored on working exhausting, after which when he bought the prospect he took it.
“Ronan has executed the identical, bought a short alternative on Tuesday after which extra recreation time on Saturday and was glorious once more.
“He deserves his place within the staff and he’ll get that probability to indicate all people how good he’s as a result of he’s an excellent footballer.