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September 7, 2019

Wolves star Raul ‘still Mexico’s No 1’ despite Chicharito starring in US win

Wolves star Raul Jimenez was forced to take a back seat – quite literally – as Mexico beat the United States 3-0 in a friendly. Jimenez watched on as an unused substitute as Javier ‘Chicharito’ Hernandez made the most of his chance with a typical poacher’s goal at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. PSV Eindhoven midfielder Erick Gutierrez made it 2-0 in the 78th minute and Manchester City midfielder Uriel Antuna, who is on loan at Los Angeles Galaxy, added the third four minutes later. Much of the talk around Mexico’s centre-forward position has been of Jimenez surpassing…

Gibbs-White: Leaving Wolves to go out on loan ‘never crossed my mind’

Morgan Gibbs-White insists he has never considered a loan move because all his focus has been on getting into the Wolves team. The 19-year-old midfielder is currently with the England Under-21s, who he made his first start for in Friday’s 3-2 comeback win away to Turkey in a European Under-21 Championship qualifier. Gibbs-White has now made 58 senior appearances for Wolves which make him one of the most experienced players in Aidy Boothryod’s squad. There was talk in the summer about the possibility of him going out on loan as the club have received plenty of interest to take him.…