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August 21, 2019

How Adama Traore has become Wolves’ passport to a golden future

When Adama Traore failed to bring his passport to Armenia, it seemed a cruelly ironic moment. Here was someone who shows so much ability to get about on the pitch at speed, yet was left grounded while his team-mates were airborne after forgetting vital documents. There have been times on the pitch when Traore has looked as lost as a piece of left luggage at an airport, others when he has left opponents as terrified as a vertigo sufferer about to board a plane. Head coach Nuno Espirito Santo’s belief in the 23-year-old has never wavered. He made him his…

Wolves ‘fantastic’ team spirit defied United – Coady

Conor Coady has saluted Wolves’ ‘fantastic’ team spirit – and revealed how they dragged themselves back into the game against Manchester United. Wolves drew 1-1 on Tuesday against Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side after Ruben Neves’s stunning goal cancelled out Anthony Martial’s opener before Rui Patricio saved Paul Pogba’s penalty to continue their unbeaten start to the season. But Nuno Espirito Santo’s outfit came under plenty of pressure in a one-sided first half which saw them pinned back in their own half for much of the first 45 minutes, before responding strongly after the break. Captain Coady said their comeback was…