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When Wolves/Coventry Proved A Knockout For Doog

When Wolves/Coventry Proved A Knockout For Doog

The atmosphere, and anticipation, was building.  Kick-off in a crucial FA Cup quarter final and passionate Midlands’ derby in front of a crowd of over 50,000 was barely minutes away.   Players were going through their customary warm-ups, loosening...

Football Comes Full Circle For Mills

Football Comes Full Circle For Mills

Although Wolves still have a vital league match against Fulham before returning to FA Cup hostilities, fans can be forgiven for dreaming once again of Wembley.  For Lee Mills, who has played for both Wolves and Coventry and is now working for Wolves...

When Pierce Was A Wembley Hero

When Pierce Was A Wembley Hero

There were so many great stories, and magnificent performances, associated with Wolves’ League Cup Final win over Manchester City, which took place 50 years ago on Saturday.  But perhaps the true romance of the cup was most personified by the man between the...

Mulligan’s Molineux Memories

Mulligan’s Molineux Memories

Gary Mulligan didn’t get many minutes during his time with Wolves and Sheffield United, but he did pick up vital experience which helped him build a career in the game.  And he’s still going! * When you have played for Wolves, even if it is just for a really...

Tribute To Paul Bradshaw

Tribute To Paul Bradshaw

Paul Bradshaw was in goal when Wolves lifted their most recent major trophy, keeping a clean sheet against the might of Brian Clough’s Nottingham Forest in the 1980 League Cup final. Shutting out the European champions of the time may have been his finest hour, but it...

Billy Wright: He Was One Of Our Own

Billy Wright: He Was One Of Our Own

When former Wolves director John Harris married his wife Margaret, Billy Wright brought the couple a present in a Tesco carrier bag. It was a precious England cap, one of his record-breaking 105. An incredible gift for the happy couple.   When Laura, the...

Making His Mark

Making His Mark

Wolves’ home game against Manchester United 40 years ago this month probably didn’t have the same sort of glitz and glamour as a modern Premier League clash such as last night’s at Molineux.  But for utility man Mark Buckland, it will always be that little...

When Bully Met Albion

When Bully Met Albion

For Wolves fans, The Hawthorns has not been a particularly happy hunting ground over the last three-and-a-half decades.  With two notable exceptions.  Paul Berry looks back on recent Black Country rivalries. * I didn’t even see the ball hit the...

Dicko Was Deadly During Days At Wolves

Dicko Was Deadly During Days At Wolves

It is a decade since Nouha Dicko joined Wolves permanently having previously been at the club on loan, an overall spell which included many of the typical ups and downs associated with life at Molineux.  Here, he looks back, with Paul Berry. * Within minutes...

Jacob’s Climbing The Ladder

Jacob’s Climbing The Ladder

New year, new me? How about: New football season, new career? That’s the prospect that will face thousands of Academy hopefuls during 2024, who will see hopes and dreams shattered at various points of their journey through the ranks of youth football.  Twas...

When Jacobs Cracked It At Wolves!

When Jacobs Cracked It At Wolves!

Legendary Sky Sports Soccer Saturday supremo Jeff Stelling would often read from a very similar script when describing a goal from former Wolves winger Michael Jacobs. “It’s a goal for Wolves, and it’s come from Michael Jacobs,” he would begin. “Doubtless it was a...

Dave’s An Inspiration

Dave’s An Inspiration

Dave Thomas used to fly down the wing for both Wolves and Everton, and also, to huge success at the start of his career, with Burnley and QPR.  In more recent years, the eight-capped England international has faced and adapted to a challenge far bigger than...