Vital Football

Latest Wolverhampton Wanderers News

Clarke resurrecting Wolves career

 Clarke resurrecting Wolves career

Reports of Leon Clarke's demise at Wolverhampton Wanderers have been greatly exaggerated.

As recently as earlier this week striking misfit Leon Clarke was linked with a move away from Wolves.

After just six months at Molineux Kenny Jackett was apparently happy to chalk this one up to experience and move on.

After scoring for fun with Coventry City he managed just one goal in his 13 appearances for Wolves last season.

Former club Coventry City didn't even want to take him back and it was Scunthorpe United who were being linked.

Fast forward to today following another two goals against Bohemians, easing Wolves to a 3-1 victory on their last Ireland tour game and Jackett is now backing Clarke to hit the goal trail this season in the Championship.

"For Clarke to score in every game is good and also Nouha (Dicko scored the third) got a very unusual goal in the second with some power and some perseverance," Jackett told Wolves Official Website.

He added: "For those forwards to get goals early in pre-season does help - it builds them up.

"Clarke has got a lot of experience and I think in either role, the number 9 or the number 10 that type of power is going to be needed in the Championship."

Football, it's a funny game.

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:Thursday July 17 2014
Time: 9:00AM

Login to post a comment

Recent Wolves Articles

Match Day Officials v Huddersfield (27/8/16)

The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game against Huddersfield Town this Saturday.

Cup Progression Pleases Zenga

Head coach Walter Zenga has admitted that all that mattered against Cambridge in midweek was putting Wolverhampton Wanderers through to the third round of the League Cup.

Wolves 2-1 Cambridge - Highlights

Wolves secured a win over Cambridge in the League Cup on Tuesday.

Wolves transfer stocktake

Just one week to go now before the end of an active transfer window for Wolves

Archived Vital Wolves Articles

Vital Wolves articles from

Site Journalists

DJWolves
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

LC - Cambridge MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Lonergan7%
Coady6%
Iorfa3%
Hause1%
Saville1%
Henry1%
Oniangue3%
Price7%
Wallace12%
Brito Teixeira1%
Costa53%
Sub - Doherty0%
Sub - Edwards1%
Sub - Bodvarsson4%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Huddersfield 4 3 1 0 10 3
2 Brighton 4 2 2 0 8 6
3 Wolves 4 2 2 0 8 4
4 Norwich 4 2 2 0 8 4
5 Fulham 4 2 2 0 8 2
6 Q.P.R. 4 2 0 2 6 2
7 Newcastle 4 2 0 2 6 2
8 Brentford 4 2 0 2 6 1
9 Barnsley 4 2 0 2 6 0
10 Bristol City 4 2 0 2 6 0
11 Forest 4 2 0 2 6 -2
12 Aston Villa 4 1 2 1 5 2
13 Ipswich 4 1 2 1 5 0
14 Birmingham 4 1 2 1 5 -1
15 Cardiff 4 1 2 1 5 -1
16 Derby County 4 1 2 1 5 -1
17 Wigan 4 1 1 2 4 1
18 Burton 4 1 1 2 4 0
19 Leeds Utd 4 1 1 2 4 -2
20 Sheff Wed 4 1 1 2 4 -3
21 Reading 4 1 1 2 4 -4
22 Rotherham 4 1 1 2 4 -5
23 Preston 4 1 0 3 3 -1
24 Blackburn 4 0 1 3 1 -7
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Wolves Results (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.johnwolf7
2.Nippy Lobo2
3.SUPERSPARKES1
4.Steve James11
5.astraltrader1
6.2648anil1