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October 3, 2019

Hard-to-please Nuno reveals his ‘obsession’ after Wolves beat Besiktas

Nuno Espirito Santo has revealed his ‘obsession’ is finding ways to improve Wolves despite their 1-0 Europa League win away to Besiktas. Willy Boly scored the only goal to give Wolves their first win of the Europa League group stages as they secured victory in the third minute of time added on. But it was a frustrating game for long periods, with Wolves sitting back to soak up pressure against their struggling Turkish hosts who had conceded 12 goals in their previous four outings. “We have a lot of things to improve. OK, we won, but the performance must be…

Turkish delight as Boly produces a champagne moment for Wolves – report

Bestiktas 0 Wolves 1 (Boly 90) Wolves secured a historic first Europa League group stage win with a dramatic, last-gasp strike from Willy Boly. The giant centre back produced a striker’s finish from Ruben Neves’s superb pass in the third minute of time added on for the only goal of the game at Vodafone Park. The memorable strike continued Wolves’ 100 per cent record on their travels in Europe this season with their fourth straight away victory. It also extended their recent resurgence with their third consecutive win in three different competitions including the penalty shootout success against Reading, and…

Wolves super fan Tony Cowley recalls Euro trips of yesteryear

As Wolves prepare for their latest Europa League clash away to Besiktas, super fan TONY COWLEY recalls European journeys of the past. Despite living in the Isle Of Man, the 73-year-old still attends every Wolves game home and away after seeing his first match in the early 1950s. He has twice been the subject of features on the BBC through his incredible loyalty and dedication to the gold and black cause and was voted the Wolves fan of the year by the Express & Star in 2016. In September 1974 I was on a supporters’ trip to Porto for their…