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July 16, 2019

Nuno: Asia Trophy will be real test for Wolves

Nuno Espirito Santo says the Premier League Asia Trophy will be a real test for Wolves in China. Wolves get the first pre-season game under way on Wednesday when they face Newcastle in the semi-final of the competition in Nanjing. They then play either Manchester City or West Ham in Shanghai on Saturday before flying home on Sunday, just four days before their first competitive game of the season, the Europa League second qualifying round against the winners of Crusaders and B36 Torshavn. Head coach Nuno believes the combination of facing a top-flight team in a different continent makes it…

Claire Elliott’s Wolves Tour Diary – Day One

Claire Elliott is a lifelong Wolves fanatic watching the team in China with her husband Greg. WolvesBite.com editor Tim Nash has known her for many years and once smuggled her into the press box at Millwall to give a fan’s eye view for the Express & Star. Here’s her early thoughts on the historic trip. (Sorry if it sounds a bit dated; my fault – Tim.) From the land of the rising sun we bring our version of out of darkness cometh light with a two week trip to China. I’ve never written a blog before – I mean, who…