Vital Football

Latest Wolverhampton Wanderers News

If Houllier wants sympathy...

If Houllier wants sympathy...

then he should look it up in the dictionary says Wolves gaffer Mick McCarthy.

Our Mick has even narrowed it down for the under-fire Aston Villa manager, telling him exactly where to find it.

'I'd prefer it to be him than me so, no, to be honest I don't give a flying flute. I can empathise with him, I've been there, but 'sympathy' is not the word. Look it up in the dictionary, it's between sh*t and syphilis.' McCarthy told off the Guardian after the game on Saturday.

The comments came after Wolves took a vital three points at Villa Park, with Wolves hunting down the sides above us, which now includes Aston Villa.

McCarthy continued: 'I said we hoped we would drag them into the mire with us and there's no question that's where they are now … but we've still got eight to play.'

Wolves remain in the bottom three, but only on goal difference (and only one goal at that) with West Ham.

The Baggies are just a single point above us in 16th, with Blackpool, Aston Villa, Blackburn also level on points.

Fulham are just three points ahead in 12th.

In fact with the way the bottom of the table has now closed up with 24 points still on offer, even Newcastle and Stoke who are 11th and 10th will not be completely satisfied that they are out it just yet, especially considering we play both of them in our next three games.

Tell us what you think

As well as joining in on the forum and article comments below, you can also write an article to appear on our site!

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.





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

Writer:Akela
Date:Monday March 21 2011
Time: 2:39PM

Comments

0
well done Mick - I love the way he just says it as he sees it, if only a few more managers could be so straight forward and honest.
spursex
21/03/2011 14:50:00
0
Well, I have noticed all season that he is often quoted as saying 'flying fiddle'- not sure that is exactly what he is saying. It seems to have taken the best part of five years, an over haul of a club in disrepair, a promotion, survival, one, probably two- but finally people seem to be 'warming' to our Mick. I've held my hands up and said he was never my first choice and whilst we have waved our fists at the skies on however many occasions there is no arguing that he, with The Mox & The Morgan transformed this club of ours. If we are sitting pretty eight games from now, I believe there can be a great future ahead of us. As Doyle has said today, we have been in this position for two years now, but rather than getting used to it, it is time to push on, and if we have managed to stay up again I promise that after a closing summary at the end of the season, that I will never mention 'money spent' and 'achievement' in the same sentence. Time to push on. A very promising future lays ahead.
New York City Wolf
22/03/2011 00:06:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Wolves Articles

Jackett On Managerial Life

Manager Kenny Jackett has spoken of the pressures of being a manager but also how it's a privilege to head a club in the search of success.

Duo Talk New Deals

Kortney Hause and Jordan Graham have both been speaking after penning their new contract extensions yesterday.

Hause & Graham Pen New Deals

Kortney Hause and Jordan Graham have put pen to paper on new deals to keep them with Wolves in the long-term.

McDonald - We Believe In Ourselves

A draw with Reading at the weekend meant Wolves saw the gap between them and the top six increased to 10-points, McDonald still feels that can be overturned.

Archived Vital Wolves Articles

Vital Wolves articles from

Site Journalists

DJWolves
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Reading MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Ikeme1%
Iorfa33%
Batth0%
Ebanks-Landell0%
Doherty8%
Saville0%
McDonald0%
Coady0%
van La Parra0%
Sigurdarson25%
Henry33%
Sub - Byrne0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Middlesbrough 29 17 6 6 57 23
2 Hull City 29 17 5 7 56 26
3 Burnley 30 15 10 5 55 22
4 Brighton 29 14 11 4 53 9
5 Derby County 30 13 12 5 51 14
6 Sheff Wed 30 13 11 6 50 12
7 Ipswich 30 13 9 8 48 2
8 Birmingham 30 13 8 9 47 8
9 Cardiff 30 11 12 7 45 5
10 Forest 30 10 12 8 42 6
11 Wolves 30 10 10 10 40 -1
12 Brentford 30 11 7 12 40 -2
13 Q.P.R. 30 9 12 9 39 1
14 Preston 30 9 12 9 39 -1
15 Reading 30 9 9 12 36 0
16 Leeds Utd 30 8 12 10 36 -5
17 Huddersfield 30 8 8 14 32 -4
18 Blackburn 28 6 13 9 31 0
19 Fulham 29 6 11 12 29 -5
20 MK Dons 30 7 7 16 28 -18
21 Bristol City 30 6 10 14 28 -22
22 Rotherham 30 7 4 19 25 -19
23 Bolton 30 4 12 14 24 -21
24 Charlton 30 5 9 16 24 -30
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Wolves Fixtures (view all)

Feb 13 2016 3:00PM : Preston North End (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 20 2016 3:00PM : Huddersfield Town (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 23 2016 7:45PM : Brentford (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 27 2016 12:30PM : Derby County (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 4 2016 7:45PM : Middlesbrough (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 8 2016 7:45PM : Bristol City (H)
Sky Bet Championship

Recent Wolves Results (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Moxeysmate1
2.johnwolf1