Bolton are unbeaten in 13 home league games against Middlesbrough, winning seven and drawing six.
Despite drawing five of their last seven at the Reebok Stadium, Boro have not won at Bolton in the league since April 1987.
No player has committed more fouls this season than Jay Spearing (7).
Indeed, the Trotters have made the most fouls so far this term (32).
Middlesbrough (12) have kept more clean sheets than any other Championship side in 2014 (excl. play-offs).