Vital Football

Latest Wolverhampton Wanderers News

The sound of crying Gooners

The sound of crying Gooners

I love the sound of crying Arsenal fans in the morning. Reminds me if not quite of victory, a hard earned point on the road.

Despite being by far the better side, on paper at least, Beautiful Arsenal breached the Wolves defences but once, thanks to a run timed to exquisite perfection from Gervinho.

Wolves matched thanks to a deflected shot looping to man-on-the-spot Steven Fletcher who guide the ball across the Arsenal goal into the opposite corner for their equaliser.

Perhaps those are the facts that North Londoners, feeling aggrieved at two points dropped, should remember in 2012.

Surely they should not want to recall their players` immediate reactions following Nenad Millijas' harsh sending off. Or some of their own more rudimentary tactics employed to stifle Wolves` rare attacks, particularly the two quick successive attempts to pacify Ronald Zubar in the penalty area during the first 45 minutes.

Had either challenge been on that most delicate of flowers Robin van Persie, one can only imagine Wolves may well have ended the match with 8 players instead of ten.

The statistics for the rest of the match are testament to Arsenals dominance in possession.

11 shots on target to 1.

651 passes completed, almost 3 times more than Wolves managed.

13 corners to 3, and Arsenal are still the most attractive team to watch in The Premier League.

Wolves however are one of the hardest working.

For Wolves, Wayne Hennessey and Roger Johnson in particular brought their A game. For long periods of time some of Arsenals stellar talent did not.

In the battle between the box and the horseshoe, the box would, at least on this occasion, seem to have provided the more harmonious of the two changing rooms in which to raise your battle cry.

Arsenal did remember to raise a battle cry, didn`t they?

This site is ready to become one of the top Wolves sites around and we want you to be a part of that!

Got something you want to get off your chest? Well this site is perfect for you!

Vital Wolves now has a brand new look and is now evolving into a top Wolves site!



Vital Wolves is on what we believe to be, the Premier Football Fans Network in the country vitalfootball.co.uk something we are rather proud of!

With news and views, along with message boards, polls and article comments, everything you need in a fans site is right here!

You can even win prizes, just by voicing your opinion on the articles comments, having a laugh on message forums and voting on the polls.

As the Vital motto goes, we are by the fans, for the fans and we are 100% interactive! So get involved! As well as having your say on the articles and the forums, you can also get your view published by suggesting an article or a poll!

We don`t mind what the topic is, as long as it is loosely related to Wolverhampton and isn`t libellous or offensive. We will always do our best to publish your work as long as it is suitable!

Join the team

If you fancy getting involved on a more daily basis, get in touch! We are always looking for people to help out and volunteer on Vital Wolves! We need writers, match reporters and forum moderators. Perhaps you are already a blogger, or a budding journalist, or even just someone who is very opinionated? Well, why not join our team and be a part of Vital Wolves history? We want to make this site a fun community for real football fans. So if this interests you please contact Vital Wolves by email.

You can also follow us on

twitter.com/VitalWolves

and poke us on

just search for

facebook.com/VitalWolves

Bookmark and Share



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

Writer:The Anonymous Wolf
Date:Thursday December 29 2011
Time: 11:00AM

Login to post a comment

Recent Wolves Articles

Officials - Sheffield Wednesday v Wolves (15/12/17)

The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Sheffield Wednesday and Wolverhampton Wanderers this Friday.

Wolves v Sheffield United On TV

The game in February between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Sheffield United has been selected for live television coverage.

Vital View - Championship - 8th-9th December 2017

The Championship season continued with the latest round of games played over the weekend, 8th-9th December.

Reactions - Wolves v Sunderland (9/12/17)

Following today's clash between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Sunderland, here are the instant reactions from both managers.

Wolves Archived Articles

Vital Wolves articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Wolves
Write For Vital Wolves
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Sunderland MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Ruddy2%
Bennett0%
Coady0%
Boly16%
Doherty0%
Saiss0%
Neves50%
Douglas0%
Cavaleiro16%
Bonatini0%
Jota0%
Sub - N'Diaye0%
Sub - Costa16%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Wolves Results (view all)

The Vital Football Members League