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Glad Tidings: Wolves 2 – 1 Stoke

Monday, August 16th, 2010

Yes! Wolves secure their first opening day win in 12 years, and with sufficient style to bode well for the future. David Jones picked up where he left off at the end of last season, with some intelligent, creative play, a few chances and a brilliant volleyed freekick. Fletcher, also, in particular looked like a [...]

Mascotspotting: Stoke City – Pottermus & Pottermiss

Thursday, April 8th, 2010

In the first of my soon-to-be-regular profiles of the inferior mascots of our opponents, let me introduce Stoke City’s Odd Couple. Names: Pottermus and Pottermiss DoB: Him: 1997, Her: 2002 Pun Value: 8.5 Charm: 5 Machismo: 2 Weirdness factor: 6 (yeah, they’re weird, but I sense there are further depths to plumb) Overall mascotspotter rating: [...]

Stoke Preview: Haven’t they done well…

Wednesday, April 7th, 2010

With Wolves set to go head-to-head at Molineux with Midlands rivals Stoke City on Sunday, and little else to occupy my cotton wool-filled mind, it’s worth taking a little look at our opponents. This season Wolves have already exceeded my expectations and I hope we’ll secure the points needed to ensure survival very soon, and [...]

Fair Point: Stoke 2-2 Wolves

Sunday, November 1st, 2009

It’s beginning to look like the Hoddle days – all these draws.  Of course nothing could be further from the truth, because Hoddle was bumbling around with an over-priced, over-paid team in the Championship, and McCarthy has assembled a lean Premiership outfit, albeit one still nervously close to the drop zone, with far less resources that [...]

Wolves vs. Stoke (2-0)

Saturday, September 23rd, 2006

See that! Two goals! In one game!  Despite a shaky start (the ball barely left the Wolves half for the first quarter of an hour), well-taken goals from Leon Clarke and Seyi Olofinjana, and a host of chances in the final minutes meant that Wolves were well worth the win.  A late sending off for [...]