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Brentford awarded three points 'on basis of a 1-0 victory' with Bolton Wanderers fixture cancelled and disciplinary action set to be taken Brentford's proposed fixture with Bolton Wanderers will not be going ahead  Bolton are still in crisis regarding the sale of the club and ownership change  The fixture had initially been postponed by the English Football League  EFL have released a statement outlining disciplinary action will be taken 

By Danny Gallagher For Mailonline

Published: 12:49 BST, 3 May 2019 | Updated: 13:01 BST, 3 May 2019

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Brentford have been awarded three points as their proposed fixture with Bolton Wanderers will not be going ahead.

With Bolton still in a period of crisis regarding ownership, the fixture had initially been postponed after being scheduled to play on Saturday, April 27, after unpaid players went on strike.

Taking to their website and social media on Friday, Brentford confirmed the English Football League had decided the game - which was rearranged for Tuesday, May 7, would not go ahead, and that points would be awarded in their favour.

Bolton Wanderers will face action after their match with Brentford had to be cancelled

Bolton Wanderers will face action after their match with Brentford had to be cancelled

'Our game against @OfficialBWFC will not be played and we have been awarded the three points on the basis of a 1-0 victory,' announced the club account.

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