Vital Football

Latest Wolverhampton Wanderers News

Future out of my hands says Griffiths

Future out of my hands says Griffiths

Leigh Griffiths was set to return to Wolverhampton Wanderers last week to discuss his future following a year on loan with Hibernian.

The 22-year-old striker has impressed many since his move to the Scottish Premier League.

He's won the PFA Scotland Young Player of the Year this season and has scored 28 goals in 41 appearances this season and still has three games to play including the Scottish FA Cup final against Celtic.

Griffiths is out-of-contract at Molinuex at the end of the season, however Wolves do have a one year option on the forward and former boss Dean Saunders had previously implied that he intended to take it.

But following Saunders sacking the striker has now been left in limbo.

'I don't know what's going on with Wolves at the minute and I won't know until there is a new manager appointed.

'God knows how long that will take but hopefully it is sorted sooner rather than later. If it's done before the cup final, maybe the new man can come up and watch me play.' Griffiths told Sky Sports.

When pushed on which side he would rather be with next season, English third tier Wolves or Scottish top flight Hibs, he more than implied that he would jump at the chance to stay in Scotland.

He continued: 'Do I want to go back down to England and set a few things straight? You can never say never. If Wolves want to take that option of another year on my contract, then I will go back down there.

'But it's out of my hands. It's down to Wolves and Hibs and whether they can come to an agreement. If they can, then people know it would just be a case of me signing on the dotted line and people know I will do that.'



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:Tuesday May 14 2013
Time: 9:00AM

Login to post a comment

Recent Wolves Articles

Stats: Wolverhampton Wanderers v Cardiff City

All the stats from Wolverhampton Wanderers (1) vs (2) Cardiff City, Molineux, 19/8/17 Att: 27,068

Wolves v Cardiff - Team Sheets - 19-8-17

Wolves are at Molineux with Cardiff the visitors for the latest Championship game.

Wolves v Cardiff - Follow On Twitter - 19-8-17

Wolves are at Molineux with Cardiff the visitors today, this will be a 3pm kick-off.

Vital Championship Preview - 18th-19th August 2017

The 2017-18 season continues with the latest round of games this weekend, 18th-19th August.

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)

Cardiff MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Ruddy0%
Goncalves Miranda0%
Coady0%
Boly0%
Doherty0%
Neves0%
Saiss0%
Douglas0%
Enobakhare0%
Bonatini0%
Teixeira da Silva0%
Sub - Cavaleiro0%
Sub - Dicko0%
Sub - Ronan0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Wolves Results (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.johnwolf4
Write for Vital Football