Sunderland’s Steve Bruce knows Bolton Wanderers trip will be tough

Sunderland manger Steve Bruce.
Sunderland manger Steve Bruce.

STEVE Bruce admits Bolton will be a tough nut to crack tomorrow but has called on his players to give the travelling fans something to cheer.

The Black Cats are looking for their first victory on the road since beating Blackpool in January.

Since that win at Bloomfield Road, Sunderland have lost four and drawn of five away games and Bruce accepts it won’t get any easier for the struggling Wearsiders this weekend.

“Bolton have been exceptional at home this season so we know how difficult it is going to be,” he told SportMail.

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