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August 24, 2019

Nuno: Traore is a long-term project for Wolves but he is ‘amazing’

Nuno Espirito Santo admits Adama Traore is a long-term project for Wolves that requires patience – but says he is ‘amazing’. Traore has shown he is getting to grips with his new position of right wing back, catching the eye after replacing Matt Doherty at half-time in the 1-1 draw against Manchester United before playing the full game in the 3-2 win away to Torino in the Europa League, when he set up Diogo Jota’s goal. But the Molineux head coach acknowledges the £18m signing from Middlesbrough is not the finished article. “He is doing well. But Adama is a…

Wolves U23s win as Blackburn have two sent off – report

Blackburn Under-23s 1 (Chapman 58) Wolves Under-23s 2 (Shabani 51, Perry 90) Wolves Under-23s earned their first win of their Premier League 2 Division 1 campaign after a incident-packed second half away to Blackburn on Friday that saw the hosts reduced to nine men. Taylor Perry’s excellent curling effort won it for Rob Edwards’s side in the last minute after Meritan Shabani’s first goal for Wolves against a Blackburn side who had Matty Platt and Charley Doyle sent off at Leyland. Edwards made one change from the side which drew 0-0 with Everton last Sunday, with centre back Lewis Richards…