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August 2019

Cutrone signing for Wolves uncovers AC Milan co-founder’s link to Bridgnorth

Patrick Cutrone might be the first Italian player to join Wolves, but his £20m signing has uncovered a link to a giant of his boyhood club AC Milan just 30 minutes from Molineux. Fifteen miles west of Wolverhampton, in the pretty Shropshire market town of Bridgnorth, Alfred Ormond Edwards is buried. His stone, surrounded by brambles which engulf other graves nearby, is in badly weathered state, the letters only just able to be made out. But if the stone is easily bypassed, its occupant bears the closest scrutiny (thanks to a link shared to us on Twitter by Mary Smith…