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May 5, 2019

Wolves matchwinner Leo focusing on Europe

Leander Dendoncker is targeting European football with Wolves after admitting scoring helped repay fans for his Wembley mistake. The Belgium international scored the only goal to defeat Fulham on Saturday, volleying home Matt Doherty’s cross for his maiden strike at Molineux. Now the 24-year-old midfielder is hoping his second goal for the club can elevate them to the Europa League as they look to remain in seventh place after helping to erase the memory of conceding the penalty on Watford’s Troy Deeney in the FA Cup semi-final. “Personally, I was happy to score,” said Dendoncker. “I felt bad after the…

Wolves’ home form down to loudest fans in the Prem – Coady

Captain Conor Coady hailed Molineux as the noisiest ground in the Premier League as the reason behind Wolves’ ‘home sweet home’. Saturday’s 1-0 win against Fulham made it 11 home games unbeaten in all competitions since January 7, with nine wins, including memorable victories against Liverpool, Manchester United twice and Arsenal. After the game at the weekend, the players and their families went on a lap of appreciation to say thank you to the supporters who have helped make this such a memorable season, the first since 1949-50 where Wolves have attracted 30,000-plus to every home League game. “We got…

Doc: Wolves must better seventh heaven next time

Matt Doherty insists Wolves must be looking to match then better this season’s achievements next campaign. Wolves have already secured their highest place since 1979-80 when they were sixth and they will confirm their current position of seventh if Leicester fail to beat Manchester City tomorrow night. Nuno Espirito Santo’s side have also amassed the most points in a season (57) by a promoted side since Ipswich in 2000-01. Doherty believes they have surpassed last season’s achievement when they won the Championship, but he is already looking to better what they have done this term. “Yes I think so, because…