Vital Football

Latest Wolverhampton Wanderers News

No Sack For Mac

No Sack For Mac

Wolves CEO has backed manager Mick McCarthy to go where only Dave Jones has gone before, and take Wanderers into the Premiership.

Following another failed campaign, the finger of blame has been pointed straight at the straight talking Yorkshireman, with the inevetable calls for sacrificial offerings foloowing close behind.

'I think Mick has done a great job," Jez told the E & S.

"I can`t see any reason why he wouldn`t be here next season.

"The club has historically got rid of managers too quickly and that word patience both inside the boardroom and on the terraces is really important.

"Because if we`re going to try to build something, it takes time.'

McCarthy's first season in charge was one of over achievment, and a bonus in terms of making the play offs.

This season, Wolves missed out by a margin of two goals.

McCarthy's third season is now crucial to the sides ongoing development.

The club have a nucleus of a very good side, but promotion is the only hope Wolves have to hold onto the likes of SEB, Kights, Wayne Hennessey, and the two Georges.

Which is all in hand according to Jez.

'Sometimes we have to say 'we know what we`re doing, we`ve got a plan, we`re sticking to it and hopefully the fans can stick with us. By and large, they have done." he said.

Given the right backing in the summer, Wolves will start the new season in the list of promotion favourites once more.

And with it, as was the case this season, comes raised expectation.

Not a bad thing in many senses, but when it manifests itself in frustration, finger pointing, abuse of home players it's effect can only be negative.

Here's hoping it's third time lucky Mick!




Writer:Stuart Smith
Date:Wednesday May 7 2008
Time: 1:24PM

Best of Vital Network

Comments

0
Thinks he's the right man for you guys, is building a good young side.
StevieG Col U
07/05/2008 20:47:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Wolves Articles

Brighton Visit Brought Forward

The league match against Brighton, scheduled for Saturday 15th April, has had a change to the date. It has been brought forward 24-hours to Friday 14th April.

Wolves Play Down Chinese Takeover Reports

Not only is Lopetegui not replacing Jackett the former Porto boss isn't coming to Wolves at all? The rumours of the takeover by the man also linked with AC Milan have been played down.

All Smiles For Jackett As Players Return

A new pre season, new optimism and the beginning of the work for the Championship campaign of 2016/17 that will soon be on us, and head coach Kenny Jackett...

Are Players Set For A Football Exit?

With the country narrowly voting to leave the European Union in Thursday's Referendum, there are certainly plenty of real questions that have to be addressed in terms...

Archived Vital Wolves Articles

Vital Wolves articles from

Site Journalists

DJWolves
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Sheff W MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Ikeme15%
Iorfa1%
Batth3%
Hause1%
Doherty49%
Wallace5%
Price12%
Coady1%
Saville3%
Henry3%
Mason3%
Sub - Le Fondre3%
Sub - Edwards1%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
C Burnley 46 26 15 5 93 37
P Middlesbrough 46 26 11 9 89 32
3 Brighton 46 24 17 5 89 30
4 Hull City 46 24 11 11 83 34
5 Derby County 46 21 15 10 78 23
6 Sheff Wed 46 19 17 10 74 21
7 Ipswich 46 18 15 13 69 2
8 Cardiff 46 17 17 12 68 5
9 Brentford 46 19 8 19 65 5
10 Birmingham 46 16 15 15 63 4
11 Preston 46 15 17 14 62 0
12 Q.P.R. 46 14 18 14 60 0
13 Leeds Utd 46 14 17 15 59 -8
14 Wolves 46 14 16 16 58 -5
15 Blackburn 46 13 16 17 55 0
16 Forest 46 13 16 17 55 -4
17 Reading 46 13 13 20 52 -7
18 Bristol City 46 13 13 20 52 -17
19 Huddersfield 46 13 12 21 51 -11
20 Fulham 46 12 15 19 51 -13
21 Rotherham 46 13 10 23 49 -18
R Charlton 46 9 13 24 40 -40
R MK Dons 46 9 12 25 39 -30
R Bolton 46 5 15 26 30 -40
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Wolves Results (view all)