Date:Wednesday October 6 2010
Wolves skipper Karl Henry has apologised for his tackle on Jordi Gomez which earned him a red card after just 11 minutes of the game against Wigan.
'Having watched it again I can see that it looks horrific and realise that it was a deserved red card.' Henry told Wolves Official Website.
He continued: 'I've already apologised to the manager, TC and the boys, but I'd also like to apologise to the supporters, especially the ones that travelled up to Wigan.'
'It's something that I'll learn from. But things happen so quickly. I'd made the decision to go and win the ball and it turned out to be the wrong one.'
The tackle left Wolves playing the majority of the game with just 10 men and the side went on to lose.
While Henry himself received criticism from the media and supporters over his aggressive style.
Irish_Wolf wrote on our forum: 'Very disappointing TBH. The thuggish style of football on display is shocking and Mick needs to wise up. Karl Henry should be dropped for a while to calm him down, but then again he is probably following orders.'
P.Avfc wrote on our article comments: 'Karl Henry's challenge was appalling, I live near Wolverhampton, all my friends are wolves supporters and I know exactly how Karl Henry plays, they say themselves that Karl Henry will snap all the villa players when we play you again, says a lot doesn't it? ...He is a thug, not so much the whole wolves team but Karl Henry is.'
DubaiSpur wrote on our article comments: 'Considering the build-up of incidents that occurred without official sanction, examples being the Barton incidents and the Zamora challenge, one thing becomes worryingly clear-he cannot handle the step up from the championship for the full ninety, and he isn't afraid to go studs in or deliberately foul someone when he does get the better of him. In that respect, he is a thug.'
thehappywanderer wrote on our article comments: 'Karl broke Zamora's leg yes! How did he do it? By winning the ball clean as you like in a fair tackle when Zamora's leg unfortunately tangled. Henry didn't go over the ball no studs up even Mark Hughes didn't complain about the challenge. Also Henry was instantly attentive to Zamora and didn't walk away. Sound like a scum bag? Er no. I do not defend Karl's tackle against Wigan but one bad challenge in a blue moon doesn't require a witch hunt.'
Tell us what you think
This website is 100% by the fans and we are always looking for people to get involved. If this interests you please contact Vital Wolves.
Date:Wednesday October 6 2010
Could Sako stay at Wolves? (Wednesday April 1 2015)
Striker set to leave Molineux (Wednesday April 1 2015)
Afobe set to leave Wolves this summer? (Tuesday March 31 2015)
van La Parra confesses (Monday March 30 2015)
Matthews family thankful for support (Monday March 30 2015)
Wolves miss out on Crystal Palace midfielder (Friday March 27 2015)
Wolves fan killed in French Alps plane crash (Thursday March 26 2015)
Ikeme in contention for return (Wednesday March 25 2015)
Kuszczak v Ikeme (Tuesday March 24 2015)
Colorado Rapids complete Doyle deal (Monday March 23 2015)
|5. Derby County||39||19||10||10||26||67|
|PWU Latics Podcast - Dirty Old Town
» Wigan : 01/04/2015 23:01:00
|Rotherham's Best on Offer
» Birmingham : 01/04/2015 20:54:01
|LUFC Season could be over for young Leeds star
» Leeds Utd : 01/04/2015 20:22:00
|LUFC Leeds United The 13th Biggest Club?
» Leeds Utd : 01/04/2015 20:08:01
|LUFC Minute's silence to remember Kevin and Chris
» Leeds Utd : 01/04/2015 20:04:01