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Wolves Blog 14 Jun 17
Clive’s autograph hunt
I do hate an illegible autograph so when Clive sent me this a few weeks back asking for help identifying the culprits, I was keen to help.
Wolves Blog 6 Jun 17
So, what have I missed? Embed from Getty Images Apologies for the lack of commentary on the Paul Lambert saga, but truth be told I didn’t think it was worth interrupting my once a year holiday over what could have been nothing more than…
Wolves Blog 30 May 17
A dangerous triangle
Am I the only one concerned by the current events in WV1? The cautious optimism that followed our final day win over Preston has been superseded by the gut- wrenching fear that Wolves are about to commit the same mistakes as 2016 – namely …
Wolves Blog 12 May 17
The Bloggers’ Ball 2017
To all those who attended and survived…I salute you.
Wolves Blog 8 May 17
Wolves 1 Preston North End 0
After finishing last season in midtable with 58 points there was insatiable appetite for change.
Wolves Blog 5 May 17
Wolves Vs Preston North End Preview
Wolves Blog 30 Apr 17
Derby County 3 Wolves 1
Quite a few people pointed out I’d incorrectly named Andreas Weimann in my preferred XI to this game, despite the fact he was ineligible against his parent club.
Wolves Blog 28 Apr 17
Derby County Vs Wolves Preview
Central midfield is the issue.
Wolves Blog 27 Apr 17
Bloggers Ball 2017 – Final Update
A final update on the Bloggers Ballbash on the 6th May.
Wolves Blog 26 Apr 17
Wolves 0 Huddersfield Town 1
Since their jubilant arrival in sunny Wolverhampton last summer, our Chinese owners have often spoke about the size and potential of the club and the importance of returning it to the Premier League sooner rather than later.
Wolves Blog 24 Apr 17
Wolves Vs Huddersfield Town Preview
The good news is this can’t possibly be any worse than Saturday.
Wolves Blog 23 Apr 17
Wolves 0 Blackburn Rovers 0
I said to Paul Lambert back in November that we should adopt Jurgen Klopp’s ‘entertainment first’ philosophy.
Wolves Blog 20 Apr 17
Wolves Vs Blackburn Rovers Preview
Be honest, would you take a defeat to see Blues sucked into the bottom three? Embed from Getty Images Now we’re out of the brown stuff ourselves, what else is there to play for? For the third preview straight I’ll mention beating…
Wolves Blog 18 Apr 17
Leeds United 0 Wolves 1
If you can’t have your own party, you might as well ruin someone else’s.
Wolves Blog 16 Apr 17
Leeds United Vs Wolves Preview
Wolves have managed to achieve yo-yo club status without leaving the division.
Wolves Blog 15 Apr 17
Wolves 0 Brighton & Hove Albion 2
At least the ‘supporter experience’ away from the pitch is slowly changing for the better, with a master-blaster missile launcher sending T-shirts high into the stands for fans to clamber over empty seats for.
Wolves Blog 13 Apr 17
Wolves Vs Brighton & Hove Albion Preview
I think we’re safe from relegation.
Wolves Blog 12 Apr 17
Looking back to move forward
Losing so subserviently to a relegation candidate would usually be enough to provoke an angry tweet or two, if not a call to Franksy on Radio WM, in any given season.
Wolves Blog 11 Apr 17
Bloggers Ball 2017 – Update
Just a quick update folks.
Wolves Blog 9 Apr 17
Bristol City 3 Wolves 1
Paul Lambert thinks we’re better than this performance.
Wolves Blog 7 Apr 17
Bristol City Vs Wolves Preview
Only Wolves could lose five matches in a row and then reel off five consecutive wins.
Wolves Blog 5 Apr 17
Wolves 1 Nottingham Forest 0
With four wins in succession, a dizzying Helder Costa goal still fresh in the memory and an eminently winnable fixture against Nottingham Forest ahead, the walk along Waterloo Road had never felt so breezy.
Wolves Blog 3 Apr 17
Wolves Vs Nottingham Forest Preview
Different teams present different challenges in this league, which is why you can never be sure about the result from one game to the next.
Wolves Blog 2 Apr 17
Wolves 3 Cardiff City 1
Perennial sore loser Neil Warnock said this result owed more to luck and refereeing decisions than anything Wolves accomplished.
Wolves Blog 31 Mar 17
Wolves Vs Cardiff City Preview
It would be nice to cancel out those five straight league defeats with five straight victories.
Wolves Blog 29 Mar 17
Bloggers Ball 2017
It is nearly that time again.
Wolves Blog 19 Mar 17
Fulham 1 Wolves 3
What a difference two weeks can make.
Wolves Blog 17 Mar 17
Fulham Vs Wolves Preview
I do think Wolves have better players than every other team in the bottom half of the league.
Wolves Blog 15 Mar 17
Brentford 1 Wolves 2
Performance and result – finally.
Wolves Blog 13 Mar 17
Brentford Vs Wolves Preview
Perhaps I’ve been a little hypocritical.
Wolves Blog 11 Mar 17
Wolves 1 Rotherham United 0
Wolves Blog 9 Mar 17
Wolves Vs Rotherham United Preview
We have to win this game.
Wolves Blog 8 Mar 17
Ipswich Town 0 Wolves 0
When you’re celebrating a point at Ipswich Town – while frantically checking the results of Wigan Athletic, Burton Albion and their implications for the bottom three – then you know your season has plunged to new depths.
Wolves Blog 7 Mar 17
Ipswich Town Vs Wolves Preview
Where did it all go wrong? Embed from Getty Images After victory at Anfield and winning so convincingly at Barnsley a few days later, even the most pessimistic among us wouldn’t have foreseen five straight league defeats.
Wolves Blog 5 Mar 17
Reading 2 Wolves 1
Yesterday’s game drew neither the fanfare or headlines to match Haye v Bellew but like other recent defeats was reminiscent of your average boxing match.
Wolves Blog 2 Mar 17
Reading Vs Wolves Preview
We’re in deep doo-doo.
Wolves Blog 25 Feb 17
Wolves 1 Birmingham City 2
I’m still trying to land on the most disappointing thing about this poxy defeat.
Wolves Blog 23 Feb 17
Wolves Vs Birmingham City Preview
15 games to go and we probably need to win at least a third of them.
Wolves Blog 19 Feb 17
Wolves 0 Chelsea 2
There was as much to lament as admire about this gutsy performance against the best team in the land.
Wolves Blog 16 Feb 17
Wolves Vs Chelsea Preview
You never want to fight with a long term love on Valentine’s Day but Tuesday was a serious test of our relationship.
Wolves Blog 15 Feb 17
Wolves 0 Wigan Athletic 1
Anyone reading the programme notes of Kevin Thelwell and Danny Batth who didn’t know better would think Wolves are a club riding an upward trajectory towards the upper echelons of the Championship.
Wolves Blog 13 Feb 17
Wolves Vs Wigan Athletic Preview
Please don’t lose this one Wolves.
Wolves Blog 12 Feb 17
Wolves 0 Newcastle United 1
In summarising QPR’s home defeat to Huddersfield yesterday, Ian Holloway was only too happy to offer up his usual soundbite for the boys in the press office.
Wolves Blog 10 Feb 17
Wolves vs Newcastle United Preview
I really didn’t see us losing at Burton.
Wolves Blog 8 Feb 17
Remembering Rachael Heyhoe Flint
As a youngster with just one parent to navigate me through those choppy waters of adolescence, my dear old man decided that the pen was mightier than the sword.
Wolves Blog 5 Feb 17
Burton Albion 2 Wolves 1
I never thought I’d begin any piece of writing by paraphrasing the mildly annoying American rock band Paramore but the lyric ‘that’s what you get when you let your heart win’ seems appropriate for this particular report.
Wolves Blog 3 Feb 17
Burton Albion Vs Wolves Preview
Momentum is huge in football and right now we’re hurtling along.
Wolves Blog 1 Feb 17
Barnsley 1 Wolves 3
Typical of Wolves to go to Barnsley on a miserable Tuesday evening and lose… Embed from Getty Images …After an FA Cup win at Anfield, a £13 million record signing and a genuinely fresh-thinking season ticket offer, these last four days have…
Wolves Blog 31 Jan 17
Barnsley Vs Wolves Preview?
Is there really a match tonight? Embed from Getty Images After Saturday’s legal high and the mouthwatering prospect of Chelsea’s visit to Molineux in the next round, can there be a more stark contrast? But regroup we must as there…
Wolves Blog 29 Jan 17
Liverpool 1 Wolves 2
The last great FA Cup away day for me was back in 1998 when Don Goodman scored the only goal at Elland Road in an unforgettable quarter final victory.