Next Stop Europe

Saturday, May 18th, 2019

Gateway To The Continent Is Open

Having suffered FA Cup semi-final heartbreak at Watford's hands a month and a half ago, Wolves have had their slice of Wembley happiness after all. The latest victory in Manchester City's quite astonishing end to a treble-winning season means Nuno's men will follow up their outstanding first year back in the Premier League by playing in the Europa League in 2019-20.

Not Afraid To Mention The War

Wednesday, May 15th, 2019

Stirring Memories Of Writer Trained In Wolverhampton

Continuing our occasional series on media personnel with interesting stories to tell, we home in on a man who part-learned his trade in Wolverhampton and went on to travel the world for decades as a Fleet Street reporter and then a prolific author.

True Red Longing For Big Finish

Saturday, May 11th, 2019

Tempting Final Course For Cook

He has twice travelled abroad to watch Liverpool become kings of Europe and even organised coaches to their away games in this country. So we will forgive Paul Cook praying for a home victory at Anfield tomorrow. I have frequently said that the possessor of arguably the finest left foot Molineux has witnessed in the last 30 years was the most passionate talker of the hundreds of players I have ever interviewed.

How Nervous Are THEY?

Wednesday, May 8th, 2019

Wolves' Part In Others' Last-Day Nail-Biters

Last-afternoon dramas have come thick and fast in Wolves' history - and Sunday's trip to Liverpool could provide another. We have come up with 11 final-day cliff-hangers here but, by way of a change, chosen ones that have been much more important to the opposition than to Wolves, like the clash at Anfield in four days' time.

JR To The Rescue

Sunday, May 5th, 2019

Wembley Winner On Mercy Mission

John Richards has carried out his promise to help replace a valued keepsake lost by a Texas-based Wolves fan in flooding at his house. Clive Hill, who is originally from Penn, suffered the loss as a result of Hurricane Harvey more than 18 months ago, his plight being reported by the Express & Star.

Dear Diary Entry 91

Thursday, May 2nd, 2019

Getting Better And Better

Tuesday, April 2: Another epic Molineux night, with Manchester United brought down for the second time here in a few weeks. These are happy, happy Wolves days - witnessed once more by Old Trafford European Cup hero Pat Crerand, who no doubt remembers a very different ground.

Poyser: A Man Of Priceless Contributions

Monday, April 29th, 2019

Star-Maker Who Ticked Many Boxes

Did George Poyser ever come under serious consideration for the role of Wolves manager? Some might enquire 'George Who?' But those who lived through the era will know he had the credentials to be a contender - and had some very favourable connections at Molineux with which to support his case.

A Worldwide Audience

Friday, April 26th, 2019

Hibby Thrilled By Wolves' Broadening Appeal

Kenny Hibbitt has used one of Molineux's newer amenities to add to the positive messages Wolves' current players are sending across the globe. The record-breaking midfielder was at this week's stunning victory over Arsenal, not only helping give a group of fans a pre-match guided tour of the stadium but also making an appearance among users of the flourishing Worldwide Lounge in the Steve Bull Stand.

Cheers Once More To The Class Of ’59

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2019

Landmark Week In Wolves' Proud History

As our own acknowledgement of the fact it is 60 years ago this week since Wolves won the League Championship for the third and latest time, we offer these quirky and/or statistical recollections from the 1958-59 season.

Writings Of A Different Era

Saturday, April 20th, 2019

Evocative Book Shows How Times Have Altered

Hand in hand with the huge changes the game has witnessed over the decades, it seems the reporting of it has undergone quite a revolution, too. Time was when the Charlie Buchan Football Monthly was one of sport's foremost publications - it must have been to run from 1951 to 1974 and, for the most part, with massive success.

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