Vital Football

Latest Wolverhampton Wanderers News

We will stay up says Foley

We will stay up says Foley

Wolves will finish the 2009/10 season in the Premier League according to Kevin Foley.

"Having played all the teams around us, I have 100 per cent belief we can stay up," said Foley to the Express & Star.

After 20 games of the season, Wolves are in 15th place and 1 point ahead of the bottom 3.

The bottom of the Premier League looks likely to be closely fought again this season, something that brought the surprise relegation of Newcastle last year.

This year there are probably still 9 teams involved in the relegation scrap.

Everyone from Portsmouth at the bottom of the league up to Stoke in 11th, I think are at risk this season.

Foley added: "The Premier League has been hard. Players are a lot stronger and a lot quicker, but we can be proud of the first half of the season and look forward to taking more points from the second half of the season.'

Following the defeat to Birmingham, the feeling around Wolves was low. We had failed to string any results together, we were losing against teams that we felt we should be picking up results against and it was difficult to see where we could turn it around.

But then, we picked up the 3 wins in 4, which gave us a big boost up the table.

We may have now slipped back down with expected defeats to Liverpool and Manchester City, but we are ideally placed to go into the second half of the season.

"I think 19 points has been a good achievement particularly if you look at what we`ve done after the Birmingham defeat.' Foley added.

Vital Wolves Comment: How do you feel our first half of the season has gone? Either let us know on the forum, the article comments or via facebook and twitter.



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:Thursday December 31 2009
Time: 11:00AM

Comments

0
You might stay up but it'll be by the skin of your teeth!
merlin
01/01/2010 18:00:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Wolves Articles

FA Boosts Cheating Powers for 2017/18

The Football Association announced earlier today that they have extended their powers when it comes to punishing retrospective simulation.

Taylor To Have Train Named After Him

Former England, Aston Villa and Watford manager Graham Taylor is to have a train named after him.

Bull - I'm A Bit Shocked

Wolves legend Steve Bull has admitted he's 'shocked' Paul Lambert looks as though he will become the third boss to depart Molineux in the past 10 months under Chinese Owners Fosun.

Leicester, Shrews & Posh Friendlies Arranged

And a trio of testers for Wolves ahead of the 2017-18 Championship season has seen a pre-season friendlies against Leicester, Shrewsbury and Peterborough announced.

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)

Preston MotM
Suggested By:
Burgoyne14%
Coady0%
Batth2%
Hause0%
Silvio30%
Edwards2%
Saiss2%
Weimann0%
Enobakhare2%
Graham35%
Dicko7%
Sub-Mason2%
Sub-Bodvarsson2%
Sub-Iorfa2%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
C Newcastle 46 29 7 10 94 45
P Brighton 46 28 9 9 93 34
3 Reading 46 26 7 13 85 4
4 Sheff Wed 46 24 9 13 81 15
5 Huddersfield 46 25 6 15 81 -2
6 Fulham 46 22 14 10 80 28
7 Leeds Utd 46 22 9 15 75 14
8 Norwich 46 20 10 16 70 16
9 Derby County 46 18 13 15 67 4
10 Brentford 46 18 10 18 64 10
11 Preston 46 16 14 16 62 1
12 Cardiff 46 17 11 18 62 -1
13 Aston Villa 46 16 14 16 62 -1
14 Barnsley 46 15 13 18 58 -3
15 Wolves 46 16 10 20 58 -4
16 Ipswich 46 13 16 17 55 -10
17 Bristol City 46 15 9 22 54 -6
18 Q.P.R. 46 15 8 23 53 -14
19 Birmingham 46 13 14 19 53 -19
20 Burton 46 13 13 20 52 -14
21 Forest 46 14 9 23 51 -10
R Blackburn 46 12 15 19 51 -12
R Wigan 46 10 12 24 42 -17
R Rotherham 46 5 8 33 23 -58
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Wolves Results (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.johnwolf1
Vital Football Comment