Date:Wednesday May 9 2012
When Wolves announced that Terry Connor would be taking over at Molineux until the end of the season few were happy.
A couple of people might have been relieved to just see the farce that our managerial search had become come to an end and I was quite pleased to have made some money on betting on Connor getting given the nod.
But no-one was really happy happy about the situation.
The fans choice was Alan Curbishley, the fans choice probably still remains Alan Curbishley and Alan Curbishley has recently stated he would be interested in the summer.
However Wolves owner Steve Morgan and chief executive Jez Moxey have always had their own ideas and on Monday they held a formal interview with Terry Connor to take over as manager on a permanent basis.
"I went up to meet with Steve and Jez because I was asked to go there to speak to them, That`s what I did and then I went on to the Wigan game because we play them next - I carried on my duties if you like, watched the game and came back.
"I oversaw training and testing yesterday and I`ll carry on until May 13." Connor told the Express & Star.
He continued: 'I went up for a chat. I`m not prepared to discuss what we actually said.
"We discussed what we discussed. Now we`ll finish off the season and we`ll see what happens.'
Everyone pretty much expected that the 49-year-old would step aside at the end of the season, but now we have the real prospect that he could be the man to steer our Championship challenge next season.
So far he is the only person to be formally interviewed, while speculation has previously linked Blackpool's Ian Holloway to the position.
The Alan Curbishley link appears to have gone quiet for now, while few other contenders have grabbed the imagination.
Darren Ferguson is the favourite with SkyBet to be in charge on the opening day of the season. Lee Clark, Stale Solbakken and Gus Poyet all hold short odds while Terry Connor is 6th favourite at 8/1.
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 May 9 2012
More fixture amendments for Wolves (Friday July 31 2015)
Wolves get encouragement from Villa friendly (Wednesday July 29 2015)
Wolves come from behind twice to draw with Villa (Wednesday July 29 2015)
Sako set to complete West Brom switch (Tuesday July 28 2015)
Domino's begin to fall (Monday July 27 2015)
Midfield the key for Wolves (Sunday July 26 2015)
McDonald talks stall (Friday July 24 2015)
Henry keen on Charlton move (Thursday July 23 2015)
Wolves mourn FA Cup winners passing (Wednesday July 22 2015)
Henry to be sold to Charlton? (Tuesday July 21 2015)
|18. MK Dons||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|23. Sheff Wed||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|BOLTON WAS A GOOD TEST.
» Charlton : 02/08/2015 11:00:00
|Are Chelsea Still Interested in Bettinelli
» Fulham : 02/08/2015 10:38:01
|Mitroglou in Shock Fulham Appearance
» Fulham : 02/08/2015 10:32:01
|Fulham 1 Crystal Palace 1
» Fulham : 02/08/2015 10:19:00
|RUFC - Chairman 'We Learnt A Lot Last Season'
» Rotherham : 02/08/2015 10:05:01