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March 11, 2019

Nuno praises his Wolves players and fans after making their point at Chelsea

Nuno Espirito Santo praised Wolves’ players and fans after the 1-1 draw at Chelsea – and warned the hosts they will be stronger next time. Wolves were denied the double over Mauricio Sarri’s side and a first win at Stamford Bridge in 40 years after Eden Hazard’s 92nd-minute equaliser cancelled out Raul Jimenez’s 56th-minute opener. Prompted by them hearing The Liquidator for the first time at a ground where Wolves were playing in seven years, the 3,000 visiting supporters were in full voice throughout and head coach Nuno was especially appreciative. “I was really proud of the way the boys…

Nuno: MGW and Hudson-Odoi are part of England’s next golden generation

Nuno Espirito Santo believes Wolves teen star Morgan Gibbs-White and Chelsea’s Callum Hudson-Odoi are part of potentially one of the best England teams. Gibbs-White and Hudson-Odoi will be on opposing sides at Stamford Bridge having been in the starting XI when England won the Under-17s World Cup in 2017. Nuno is a huge admirer of 19-year-old Gibbs-White, having given him 41 of his 53 appearances to date after he made his debut under Paul Lambert at just 16. Hudson-Odoi is still 18 and has made 27 appearances for Chelsea. He lodged a transfer request in January when Bayern Munich bid…