Archive for November, 2019
Highlights From The National StageAs a way of filling the void while matches between countries have again taken over from those between clubs, how about these ten sizeable achievements by Wolves players in international football?
Newport Charity Night.....And Then There Were ThreeTwo more big names have been added to the Wolves night being staged next week in aid of the Mayor's Charity Appeal just over the Shropshire border in Newport. We recently revealed that John McAlle had kindly agreed to appear at the November 20 q & a evening in aid of local causes - now the veteran defender has learned that he will have Terry Wharton and David Edwards alongside him at the top table.
Farmer Still Candid In New InterviewFor decades, it was as if nobody at Molineux dared to criticise Stan Cullis. Publicly anyway. Amid the gratitude for his huge impact on so many outstanding careers, there had been quiet rumblings from players about the abrasive style that earned him the nickname The Iron Manager - but nothing more.
But Mick's View Was Not The HappiestOf all the players who have represented Wolves in European competition, Mick Kearns would be well down the list of those who spring to mind. His duty was only as an unused substitute and even that involvement barely seems to warrant a mention in the record books.
Wolves Heroes Lead, The FA Follow!How flattered we have been these last few days to learn that the FA have adopted a 'magic numbers' system similar to the one we at Wolves Heroes introduced several years ago. Every man ever to have played League football for Wolves has a number in our Afobe to Zyro section, based on chronological entrances to the side.
Wednesday, October 2: Received an email from Arnie Baldursson in Iceland, asking if we could connect him with Alun Evans. It turned out that this distant Anfield fanatic runs the outstanding www.lfchistory.net website.