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Premier League
Raul Jimenez: Wolves' big-game player worth his weight in gold
16:00 Wednesday 24th April 2019

Wolverhampton Wanderers fans are in dreamland. Their beloved club is back in the big time. Not only are they well clear of relegation in their first season back in the Premier League, they're sitting in the top half only looking upwards.…

Fa Cup
Watford must tread carefully against hungry Wolves at Wembley
08:00 Sunday 7th April 2019

The biggest game in Watford’s season awaits them at Wembley. Eying an opportunity to recreate FA Cup history, the daunting Wolves pose a stern roadblock in their path to paradise. However, having fought so hard to reach the podium, there’s…

Premier League
Why Wolves deserve credit for their incredible rise to fame
12:00 Saturday 30th March 2019

This time twelve months ago, Wolverhampton Wanderers were racing to the Championship finishing line at a canter. Nuno Espirito Santo's men were comfortably first past the post. It was to be expected after acquiring top-class players like…

International
Can Wolves’ Jota, Neves, and Moutinho form a pack at Portugal?
15:00 Friday 22nd March 2019

You’ll be convinced there’s a long-term project to get Wolverhampton Wanderers among the top clubs in the Premier League. The way they’ve gone about it is quite interesting. First, they hired a quick-thinking Portuguese gaffer;…

Managerial News
Why Nuno Espirito Santo deserves to manage a bigger club
15:00 Tuesday 12th March 2019

Due respect to Wolverhampton Wanderers, but they have a manager who deserves to be managing a bigger club. Judging by his fine work at Molineux, Nuno Espírito Santo can go nowhere but up.  One way or another, Espírito Santo…

Premier League
Mutual Non-Admiration Society: Wolves, Leo Bonatini
09:00 Saturday 26th January 2019

When Wolves and PAOK agreed to terms, Leo Bonatini appeared to be leaving Molineux. Somewhere along the way, however, an 'i' wasn't dotted or a 't' crossed to someone's liking. The deal collapsed and the striker is a…

Premier League
Can Chelsea win provide new momentum for Wolves?
09:00 Sunday 9th December 2018

After an unprecedented run to win the Championship title last season, Wolves became an impressive side to watch in the Premier League this term. Manager Nuno Espirito Santo built a side that is not only solid at the back but effective…

Premier League
The art of Premier League football imitating life... or not
17:00 Friday 9th November 2018

People say football is a microcosm of life. A mirror image, if you will. The game's machinations do parody society, albeit not always in the same manner. Sometimes the mirror reflects a negative image, like the photo process wherein light…

Premier League
Wolverhampton Wanderers and the art of defending
09:00 Tuesday 9th October 2018

Wolverhampton Wanderers are in dreamland. Their fans will be loving life back in the big-time, rightly so. Nuno Espirito Santo's team play some lovely, free-flowing football, particularly on the counter-attack. After spending such huge…

Premier League
Why Manchester United should replace Mourinho with Nuno Espirito Santo
15:00 Tuesday 25th September 2018

Manchester United have been found wanting in many things so far this season, but narrative isn’t one of them. Sir Alex Ferguson’s return to Old Trafford was a poignant reminder that there only ever used to be one story-line when…

Premier League
Which early Premier League surprise has staying power?
09:00 Monday 24th September 2018

The times they are a-changin' in the Premier League. The English top-flight's no longer the hunting ground for the cash-rich, traditional “top four” looking to intimidate their opponents with extravagant squads.…

Premier League
Expect a Premier League groundswell in 2018/19
09:00 Saturday 11th August 2018

Gloom surrounded Swansea, West Brom and Stoke at season's end in 2017/18 while jubilation reigned at Cardiff, Fulham and Wolverhampton. Three clubs desperately hanging on went down while another trio playing exciting football won tickets…

Premier League
What to expect from Wolverhampton Wanderers next season?
17:00 Monday 4th June 2018

Wolverhampton Wanderers won the Championship at a canter. The club from the West Midlands finished the season on 99 points and were promoted to the Premier League as deserved champions. With huge financial backing behind them, Nuno Espirito…

Championship
Wolves must keep Ruben Neves at all costs
08:30 Thursday 19th April 2018

Ruben Neves joined Wolverhampton Wanderers last summer with a reputation slightly above the Championship, pretty much like a veteran in an age-grade tourney. His performances have only backed up that reputation. Even with Premier League football…

Championship
What has gone wrong for Leo Bonatini at Wolverhampton Wanderers?
09:00 Sunday 15th April 2018

Leo Bonatini arrived in England unannounced. His Wolverhampton Wanderers sojourn kicked off without any fanfare. The glut of goals he brought from Saudi Arabia – 12 in 20 matches – did the ballyhooing. However, he’s gone AWOL…