Wolves can be bigger than Villa
Mick McCarthy has been described as the man to lead Wolves back into Europe and make them "bigger than Villa." - Express & Star
To visit the Vital Wolves message board, click here.
In a statement that is likely to get the attention of Villa fans everywhere, including Vital Football's own Mr Fear, Dave Mitchell the man who now manages Perth Glory believes that Wolves can be bigger than Villa.
The comments come in the Express & Star just as his Perth Glory side kick off against Wolves down under (we hope to bring you match updates during the game on our forum).
"People talk about Aston Villa being a massive club and they`re bigger than Wolves at the minute, but I think Wolves have the potential to be bigger.' said Mitchell, who McCarthy signed when at Millwall.
"First and foremost, they`ve got to establish themselves in the Premier League, then become the biggest club in the Midlands by challenging in that top eight - where you can be involved in Europe.
"It`s possible because Fulham have done it and that`s where you want to go."
Bold statement indeed, but certainly a confidence boost to McCarthy's men ahead of the new season.
Villa are a team seen to be in free-fall at the moment following them throwing away a decent chance of Champions League Football last season.
If Wolves get off to a decent start this term and emulate Hull's first part of the season last year, is it inconceivable that Wolves could finish above Villa this season?
Vital Wolves Comment: Now Villa fans play nice on this one! Let us know what you think (minus the insults) either on the article comments below or on the forum.
Source: Express & Star
What do you think? Let us know on the forum!
Want to have your say?
This website is 100% by the fans and we are looking for people to help out on Vital Wolves. We need writers, match reporters and forum moderators. Perhaps you are a budding journalist or even just someone who is very opinionated? Well, why not join our team? If this interests you please contact Vital Wolves.
Login to post a comment
Best of International Vital
Best of Vital Network
Vital Boxing - Burns and Crolla Have Respect for Each Other
Vital Boxing - Cleverly to Fight Jack on Vegas Under-Card
Vital F1 - Is Formula E a threat to Formula One?
Recent Wolves Articles
Vital View - Championship - 15th August 2017
The Championship season continued with the latest round of games played during midweek, 15th August.
Transfer Windows To End Early?
The Premier League and the EFL will both be seeking thoughts from member clubs on whether or not to close the summer transfer window before the season kicks off in coming years.
Stats: Hull v Wolverhampton Wanderers
All the stats from Hull (2) vs (3) Wolverhampton Wanderers, KCOM Stadium, 15/8/17 Att: 17,145
Team Sheets - Hull v Wolves - 15-8-17
Wolves go to the KCOM Stadium as the visitors to Hull for the latest Championship game.
Archived Vital Wolves Articles
Current Poll (see more polls)
Recent Wolves Results (view all)
Breaking League News
Vital Members League Table