Fraser snubs Bolton switch


Hamilton youngster Gary Fraser has turned down a move to Bolton Wanderers despite completing a medical with the Championship side.

A fee was agreed between the two clubs for the promising 18-year-old defender but the player is believed to have decided against a move south of the border.

Hamilton boss Billy Reid has admitted he was surprised by Fraser’s change of heart, as he felt a deal was on the verge of completion for the talented teenager.

He was quoted in the Daily Record as saying: “I was really shocked to be honest.

“As far as I was aware the move was pretty much done and dusted. The clubs had agreed a fee and we’d moved on.

“I wasn’t privy to the discussions about the fee involved but I was pretty certain he’d be away. But Gary decided he didn’t feel the move was right for him.”


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