Wolves - Nervous Two Weeks
UK time is: 19:58:25
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Nervous Two Weeks

Mick McCarthy faces an anxious two weeks waiting on the fitness of 'keeper Matt Murray.

Murray jarred his knee in the midweek defeat to Coventry City and despite declaring himself fit on Friday, was substituted at half time during todays 2-2 with Sheffield Wednesday.

'We thought Matt would be ok but clearly he wasn't comfortable in the first half so we had to replace him.' Mick McCarthy said post-match

On the upside, the upcoming Euro 2008 qualifiers should give Murray the breathing space he needs to recover, something McCarthy is thankful for.

'The break has come at a good time for us. We've had a tough programme and there's a hard one coming up.' he added.

With Wolves next fixture against promotion chasing rivals Southampton, it will be imperative that Wolves have a full strength starting 11.

Few teams could afford to be without the divisions top rated player in his position, and Wolves are no exception.

Although McCarthy was quick to praise substitute 'keeper Jan Budtz, despite conceding a goal within a minute of making his Wanderers debut.

'Jan came on and the first touch of the ball he got was when he picked it out of the net. But soon after that he made a great save for us. He did well.'




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!


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

The Journalist

Writer: Stuart Smith Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday March 17 2007

Time: 6:48PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Wolves Articles

Afobe named in England squad (Thursday May 21 2015)

Afobe knows he must improve (Wednesday May 20 2015)

Is Sako worth 80,000-a-week? (Tuesday May 19 2015)

Trio fail drugs tests (Monday May 18 2015)

Promotion pressure for Wolves (Friday May 15 2015)

Sunderland set to bid for Batth (Friday May 15 2015)

Ameobi set to quit Newcastle (Thursday May 14 2015)

Archived Wolves Articles

List All Vital Wolves Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
4. Middlesbrough 46 25 10 11 31 85
5. Brentford 46 23 9 14 19 78
6. Ipswich 46 22 12 12 18 78
7. Wolves 46 22 12 12 14 78
8. Derby County 46 21 14 11 29 77
9. Blackburn 46 17 16 13 7 67
10. Birmingham 46 16 15 15 -10 63

Breaking League News

Boro bid to complete return
Middlesbrough : 24/05/2015 19:35:01
Mills Holds Forest Talks
Forest : 24/05/2015 17:21:01
Gobern Expected To Leave
Huddersfield : 24/05/2015 16:34:00
Cherries linked to Blackburn striker
Bournemouth : 24/05/2015 15:55:01
Charlton In Advanced Talks With Winger
Charlton : 24/05/2015 15:37:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Can Wolves win promotion to the Premier League in 2016?
Suggested By:  
Yes 72%
No 23%
Undecided 5%