Vital Football

Latest Wolverhampton Wanderers News

Vital Wolves: Defeat to Liverpool - The Verdict

Vital Wolves: Defeat to Liverpool - The Verdict

Despite the results over the Christmas period we have enjoyed our Christmas here at Vital Wolves and we hope you have done the same!

Normal duty will resume in the New Year, but we will endeavour do bring you some Wolves updates every other day while we continue to drink and eat way too much as we go into the New Year.

As expected we were not able to continue our recent good form with matches against Liverpool and Manchester City proving that little bit too much.

That said we gave Liverpool a good go at Anfield a few days ago and until the red card too Stephen Ward. We were still wondering if we could pull off an upset.

Unfortunately though despite the referee booking the wrong player initially, Liverpool made sure his error was corrected and Ward soon received his marching orders.

"I wasn`t bothered about what Liverpool`s players did, I just wonder if the fourth official whispered in the referee`s ear because he wasn`t convinced," said McCarthy to the Express & Star.

He added: The ref got the right player in the end but he got some flipping assistance. They were all in Dowd`s earhole and I`m not sure he knew who made the foul.'

He concluded: "I don`t know if Dowd told the referee who it was, but if you can get assistance from the fourth official then perhaps Ireland would be going to the World Cup."

Steven Gerrard and Yossi Benayoun got the goals in the 2-0 defeat.

After the game OldGold wrote on the forum: Poor yesterday weren't we. Must do better against City.

While mike1952 replied: Poor? Not in any shape or form! I have just watched the whole of the 90 mins on Liverpool TV. They put in a really good performance but once Ward was off it was always going to be very difficult.

Vital Wolves Comment: Post match reaction to the defeat to Manchester City will be online later today.

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.

Follow us on

twitter.com/VitalWolves

and poke us on

facebook.com/VitalWolves

Bookmark and Share



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

Writer:Akela
Date:Tuesday December 29 2009
Time: 12:00PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Wolves Articles

Stats: Wolverhampton Wanderers v Birmingham City

All the stats from Wolverhampton Wanderers (1) vs (2) Birmingham City, Molineux, 24/2/17 Att: 27,541

Wolves v Birmingham - Team Sheets

Wolves are at Molineux with Birmingham the visitors for the latest Championship game.

Wolves v Birmingham - Follow Live On Twitter

Wolves are at Molineux with Birmingham the visitors today, this will be a 7:45pm kick-off.

Lambert's After The Points

More of Paul Lambert's pre game press conference ahead of the clash against Birmingham City tonight is now doing the rounds, and here he talks of the importance...

Archived Vital Wolves Articles

Vital Wolves articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Wolves
Write For Vital Wolves
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Birmingham MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Ikeme0%
Coady0%
Batth0%
Stearman0%
Doherty0%
Price0%
Saville0%
Costa100%
Edwards0%
Weimann0%
Bodvarsson0%
Sub - Dicko0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Newcastle 32 22 3 7 69 37
2 Brighton 32 20 8 4 68 28
3 Huddersfield 32 20 4 8 64 8
4 Reading 33 18 6 9 60 5
5 Leeds Utd 33 18 4 11 58 11
6 Sheff Wed 33 17 7 9 58 10
7 Fulham 32 14 10 8 52 17
8 Norwich 33 15 6 12 51 11
9 Barnsley 33 14 7 12 49 4
10 Preston 33 13 10 10 49 4
11 Derby County 32 13 9 10 48 7
12 Cardiff 33 13 6 14 45 -2
13 Birmingham 34 11 10 13 43 -13
14 Ipswich 33 10 11 12 41 -7
15 Brentford 32 11 7 14 40 0
16 Q.P.R. 33 11 7 15 40 -10
17 Aston Villa 32 8 12 12 36 -8
18 Forest 33 10 6 17 36 -12
19 Burton 34 9 9 16 36 -13
20 Wolves 32 9 8 15 35 -5
21 Bristol City 32 9 5 18 32 -6
22 Wigan 33 7 9 17 30 -10
23 Blackburn 32 7 9 16 30 -13
24 Rotherham 33 4 5 24 17 -43
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Wolves Results (view all)

Wolves Fixtures (view all)

Feb 28 2017 7:45PM : Huddersfield Town (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 4 2017 3:00PM : Reading (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 7 2017 7:45PM : Ipswich Town (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 11 2017 3:00PM : Rotherham United (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 14 2017 7:45PM : Brentford (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 18 2017 3:00PM : Fulham (a)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.johnwolf3
2.Telford Wolf1
Write for Vital Football