UK time is: 15:17:32
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

'We didn't deserve anything.'

An audibly hoarse Glenn Hoddle slammed his sides less than mediocre performance in their 2-0 defeat to Plymouth Argyle.

The loss puts a massive dent in Wolves promotion acampaign, and with Preston winning away at Coventry the gap between Wolves and sixth now stands at 8 points.

Speaking to Beacon Radio Hoddle said

'There was not enough desire to win first balls. When we needed to win second balls we werent picking enough of them up.'

'It was unnacceptable and very disapointing for this stage of the seaon with what is ahead of us,'

'Last week we did enough to score two or three goals, but today we didn't look like we were going to open them up at all.'

'Today was a very lacklustre performance.'

'We didn't battle them anywhere near hard enough. We didn't deserve anything and we didn't get anything.'

'We can't afford look at other result. We have to put our own house in order.'

The eight point gap between Wolves and Preston, effectively 9 points given North End's superior goal diference has most Wolves conceding defeat in eth battle for sixth.

But Hoddle is looking to his men to bounce back from this crushing blow, and is calling for a show of solidarity whilst promotion is till possible, no matter how slim the chances.

'At this moment in time its not mathematically impossible, but it's an uphill struggle.'

'I feel sorry for the fans. We're desperately disapointed in that dressing room as well as the fans, but we've got to tick together. We can't decide just to cave in. We've got to fight it.'

'We've got to pick the players up on Monday to try and get three points at Coventry.'

Back to back losses means confidence at the club is now at a seasons low, with many openly questioning whether this current Wolves side could compete in The Premiership even if Wanderers manage to make it.

And it has also heralded fresh calls for Glenn Hoddle's head.

Calls that will significantly grow in number should his side turn out a similar performance next Saturday.






Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!


Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer:  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday April 1 2006

Time: 6:31PM

Your Comments

cant keep blaming the manager players have to take responsibility
nobby
As predicted hoddle picks kennedy and guess what we lose,there must be someone with more pace than him and a formation that just passes sideways and gives the oposition time to regroup we are so GARBIGE
skellybob
megson to join the wolves !!! then you will be despondant
Midland_Red
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Wolves Articles

Wait is over for Wolves (Wednesday October 1 2014)

Waiting game for Wolves (Tuesday September 30 2014)

Move for Mayuka a non-starter (Tuesday September 30 2014)

Dramatic Draw in Berkshire (Sunday September 28 2014)

Fletcher not on the list (Thursday September 25 2014)

Jackett defends Clarke (Wednesday September 24 2014)

Archived Wolves Articles

List All Vital Wolves Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. johnwolf 1

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Wolves 1 - 0 Norwich
Wolves 1 - 0 Cardiff
Wolves 1 - 0 Bolton
Wolves 3 - 1 Blackburn
Reading 3 - 3 Wolves
Fulham 0 - 1 Wolves

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
3. Watford 10 6 2 2 8 20
4. Derby County 10 5 4 1 9 19
5. Ipswich 10 5 3 2 6 18
6. Wolves 9 5 3 1 5 18
7. Charlton 10 4 6 0 4 18
8. Middlesbrough 10 5 2 3 6 17
9. Sheff Wed 10 4 4 2 3 16

Breaking League News

What The Bosses Said - Latics 0 Forest 0
Wigan : 01/10/2014 15:01:00
RUFC - View From The Opposition - Blackburn Rovers
Rotherham : 01/10/2014 14:34:00
No Marshall Surprise For Caretaker Duo
Cardiff : 01/10/2014 14:34:00
Ollie - We Need Our Confidence Back
Millwall : 01/10/2014 13:55:00
Hyypia - We Should've Won
Brighton : 01/10/2014 13:41:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Can Wolves pull off back-to-back promotions?
Suggested By:  
Yes 51%
No 49%