Archives: Wolverhampton

McCarthy’s No Genius, So How Come Wolves Are Going Up?

Posted on by Dan Trelfer

If I asked 23 fans who individually supported all the teams of the Championship except Wolves whether they would welcome Mick McCarthy with a smile as their new manager, I suspect I could count the number of affirmative answers on … Continue reading

Will Wolves Hold On To Win The Championship?

Posted on by Shakira Graham

With only 6matches left for Wolves this Championship season, can Mick McCarthy defy the odds and take his team to the Championship title and automatic promotion. Many predicted Wolves would earn a playoff spot this season but very few, including myself … Continue reading

Championship Club Active In Loan Market

Posted on by Shakira Graham

The transfer window may be closed but Championship Teams are still active in the loan market. Deals that are struck between clubs about transfers won’t go through until Janruary 1st, 2009. Here is the latest activity in the loan market: … Continue reading

Carling Cup Second Round Results

Posted on by Shakira Graham

The Second Round of the Carling Cup is finished and the 16 CCC teams that made it to the Second Round, 10 made thier way to the third round which will be drawn live on Sky Sports Saturday August 30th … Continue reading

Carling Cup Second Round Draw

Posted on by Shakira Graham

Here are the match-ups for the CCC clubs that have advanced to the Second Round of the Carling Cup. Ties will be played on August 26th and 27th at 7:45 GMT unless otherwise changed. August 26th  Burnely v Oldham Athletic … Continue reading

The Season Has Begun!

Posted on by Shakira Graham

On Saturday the CCC season officially started as 24 teams battle to win promotion to the English Premier League and the riches that would come with that promotion. For the three promoted teams, Swansea City, Nottingham Forest and Doncaster, they … Continue reading

CCC Snapshot: Wolverhampton Wanderers

Posted on by Shakira Graham

Wolves Founded: 1877 Nickname: Wolves, Wanderers Ground: Molineux ( 28,525) Last Season: 7th in the CCC 70 points FA Cup Winners: 1893, 1908,1949,1960 League Cup Winners: 1974, 1980 Community Shield Winners: 1949,1954,1959,1960 Division One Winners: 1953/54, 1957/58, 1958/59 Divison Two/CCC … Continue reading

CCC Transfers As Of 18 July 2008

Posted on by Shakira Graham

Here are your updated transfers for all the CCC clubs as of 18 July, 08. Barnsley:   Out: Dwayne Mattis (released) Birmingham City In: Marcus Bent ( Charlton, undisclosed) Out: Daniel De Ridder (Wigan, free), Oliver Kapo (Wigan 2.5m) Blackpool In: … Continue reading

CCC Transfers As Of July 10, 2008 Part II

Posted on by Shakira Graham

Norwich City In: Sammy Clingan (Nottingham Forest, free), Wes Hoolahan (Blackpool, undisclosed), Ryan Bertrand (Chelsea, loan) Out: Mark Gilks (Blackpool, undisclosed), Andrew Cave-Brown (Leyton Orient, free) Darren Huckerby (San Jose Earthquakes) Released: Juan Velasco,Matthew Halliday, Rossi Jarvis, Steven Arnold, Ryan … Continue reading

CCC Pre-Season Schedules Part III

Posted on by Shakira Graham

Here are the final fixtures for the teams in the CCC for the pre-season. Sheffield United 14 July Ferecvaros (A, Hungary) 16 July KRC Genk (A, Belgium) 19 July Helmond Sport (A, Holland) 26 July Scunthorpe United (A) 29 July … Continue reading

The Silly Season Is Off And Running

Posted on by Shakira Graham

While officially the transfer window isn’t open yet clubs are making signings that will become official on July 1st. It might be a free transfer of a player who is out of contract or a transfer involving money or just … Continue reading

West Brom headed to Wembley

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Kevin Phillips scored the lone goal to put the Baggies through to the final (4-2 on aggregate). Robert Koren was the architect of the goal with a brilliant cross that Phillips headed home. Jason Koumas was the game’s most influential … Continue reading

Halfway to Wembley

Posted on by Christopher Harris

The first leg’s are over and I got things half right. Derby turned in a strong away performance to come away from St. Mary’s with a 2-1 lead. There should be no huge surprise as Derby’s away record was outstanding … Continue reading

The £60m Playoff

Posted on by Christopher Harris

The push for the Premiership kicks off, as the first legs of the Championship semi-finals take place this weekend. On Saturday, 6th place Southampton host 3rd place Derby County. Southampton will be without skipper Claus Lundekvam, who suffered ankle ligament … Continue reading

Final Matchday Preview

Posted on by Christopher Harris

All of the action in the Coca-Cola Championship takes place on Sunday with only the play-off places to be decided. A recent report from Deloitte’s Sports Business Group estimates that promotion from the Championship to the Premiership will be worth … Continue reading

Three games to go

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Its down to the wire in the Championship with only three matches remaining for most clubs. Sunderland (82 pts) continue to sit first in the table after their 2-1 win over QPR on the weekend. It’s not all sunshine and … Continue reading

Weekend Recap

Posted on by Christopher Harris

A great weekend of football in the Championship including a stunning 6-0 Southampton win over promotion rivals Wolverhampton. The Saints had eight first-team regular players out (Gareth Bale, Chris Baird, Claus Lundekvam, Grzegorz Rasiak, Kenwyne Jones, Djamel Belmadi, Jhon Viafara … Continue reading