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January 31, 2020

Nuno: Wolves ace Podence talking ‘no sense’ over Champions League claim

Wolves boss Nuno Espirito Santo has rubbished Daniel Podence’s claim that the club can qualify for the Champions League this season as nonsense. The 24-year-old Portuguese winger joined from Olympiakos for £16.9m this week and has scored in the competition for the Greek Superleague against Tottenham earlier this season. But the Molineux head coach believes 5ft 5ins Podence, who can operate on either flank, is talking too big for now. “You know players when they come, they want to be nice!” said Nuno when asked about Podence’s ambition. “They want to say nice things. I remember one team-mate I had…