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June 16, 2019

Wolves striker Raul wants world stardom and Gold Cup success

Wolves striker Raul Jimenez has targeted Gold Cup success and wants to show he has arrived on the world stage. Jimenez, soon to become the club record £32m signing, scored twice as Mexico got their CONCACAF Gold Cup campaign off to a flying start with a 7-0 rout of Cuba in front of 65,000 at the Rose Bowl in Los Angeles at the weekend. On familiar territory, LA Galaxy midfielder Uriel Antuna took the plaudits after scoring a hat-trick, but Jimenez earned widespread praise for his contribution, netting in the 31st and 64th minutes. Jimenez is making the most of…

Wolves’ squad might have to increase with Europe – Doc

Matt Doherty believes Wolves might have to increase the size of their squad to cope with the added number of games next season. Wolves have just 16 senior outfield players yet face up to six additional matches in the group stages of the Europa League, and will start their season on July 25 in Europe – 16 days before the beginning of the Premier League campaign, August 10. They are also prepared to offload two players who drifted to the fringes during the second half of last season – Ivan Cavaleiro and Helder Costa – but would replace them. Wolves…