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April 26, 2019

Wolves U23s clinch title with dramatic win at United

Manchester United Under-23s 2 Wolves U23s 3 Wolves Under-23s clinched the Premier League 2 Division Two title after an incredible comeback against Manchester United. United deservedly led 2-0 after Mason Greenwood and an Angel Gomes penalty and Rob Edwards’ side looked dead and buried. But Wolves pulled it round with a Lee O’Connor own goal in the 81st minute before striker Niall Ennis equalised on 89, then midfielder Sadu Diallo curled home the winner in the first minute of time added on. The comeback sparked ecstatic scenes among the players, bench and the hundreds of supporters who made the trip…

Wolves U23s preview: It’s like a cup final – Edwards

Rob Edwards admits tonight’s final Under-23s league game of the season has a cup final feel about it as Wolves can win the league title. Wolves will be crowned the Premier League 2 Division Two champions and will gain automatic promotion if they beat Manchester United at Leigh Sports Village tonight, providing second-placed Reading fail to beat Stoke away by 11 clear goals and Southampton don’t beat Sunderland at home by 12 clear goals. “We know what’s at stake but it’s important we try to treat it like any other game, but at the same time knowing it’s not like…

Revenge over Watford would be a mistake – Nuno

Wolves boss Nuno Espirito Santo insists revenge over Watford is not on his mind. Nuno’s side go to Vicarage Road just 20 days after their Wembley heartache to the same opposition in the FA Cup semi-final. Watford won 3-2 after being 2-0 down before equalising with 30 seconds to go then winning the tie in extra-time. Javi Gracia’s side have also won 2-0 at Molineux and will be gunning to make it a hat-trick of wins over Nuno this season. With both teams gunning for seventh spot, which will guarantee a Europa League place if Manchester City beat Watford in…