Ian Evatt believes there may be extra to return on the flanks with the brand new formation Bolton Wanderers performed towards Colchester United.
Wanderers performed the opening three video games of the season in a 3-4-1-2 however lined up in a 4-2-3-1 over the weekend towards the U’s.
Regardless of the match on the Jobserve Group Stadium ending in defeat, the efficiency with the contemporary formation was effectively acquired by Bolton boss Evatt which he felt suited his workforce.
Mixtures on the left flank between Nathan Delfouneso and Liam Gordon and on the suitable between Gethin Jones and Jak Hickman precipitated issues all through the sport for Colchester.
Evatt feels with one other week of labor on the coaching floor, the formation Wanderers employed will bear much more fruit.
And he reserved particular reward for Hickman who was enjoying in a extra ahead function in comparison with when making his Wanderers debut within the EFL Trophy towards Crewe Alexandra, the place he lined up for granted wing-back.
However the Bolton boss feels it’s a place Hickman has in his arsenal and laid down the gauntlet to his aspect to show the optimistic efficiency towards the U’s into outcomes.
Evatt mentioned: “He (Hickman) can do this function and he has performed that function prior to now. He has excellent high quality together with his proper foot and we put in some implausible balls into the field.
“There have been some pretty mixtures between the full-backs and the broad gamers, so one other week on the coaching floor and dealing at it and we’re going to be even higher.
“The problem is now we have to flip that efficiency into outcomes.
“It’s solely two video games. Let’s not choose us now. Nothing will get given out now. It issues in April and Could.”