As it happened: Wolves 2-0 Crystal Palace 
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22:56a month ago

Full time: Wolves 2-0 Palace

Wolves dominate display earns them all three points. 

Palace were abject, dismal and toothless. But Wolves were fantastic, they deserved the win. 

On his debut, Ait-Nouri, opened the scoring with a sweet strike, before Podence doubled the lead 10 minutes later. 

Wolves move up to joint top of the table. 

22:48a month ago


Luka Milivojevic sent off for a shocking challenge on Joao Moutinho. Palace down to 10 men. 
22:38a month ago

15 to go...

Can Palace find their way back into the game, or will Wolves comfortably seal all three points?
22:29a month ago

67' Wolves 2-0 Palace - So close!

So close from Podence! 

He cuts back onto his right foot and puts his shot just wide. 

Wolves looking to kill the game off!

22:22a month ago

60' Wolves 2-0 Palace

It should be three! 

Neto whips a devilish ball into the box, which finds Dendoncker, and he fires his shot just wide!

22:19a month ago

57' Wolves 2-0 Palace

Palace are growing into the game, Schlupp, Zaha and Van-annholt have come alive!
22:15a month ago

52' Wolves 2-0 Palace - Possible penalty

Zaha is taken down inside the area by Ait-Nouri, however, Martin Atkinson waves play on!
22:07a month ago

45' Second half!

Palace get us underway for the second half!
21:52a month ago

Half time: Wolves 2-0 Palace

All Wolves in the first-half. 

Ait-Nouri scored his first professional goal with a sweet volley, before Podence doubled the lead on the 28th minute mark. 

Nuno will be delighted heading into the break. 

Big half-time team talk from Roy Hodgson needed. 

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43' Wolves 2-0 Palace

All Palace at the moment, finding gaps in the Wolves midfield, but they are struggling to capatalise. 
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36' Penalty Palace!

Overturned by VAR. Van-Aanholt was just offside in the build up!
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35' Wolves 2-0 Palace - Close!

Dann stoops low to direct a header towards goal, Dendoncker flings a boot at the ball to keep the clean sheet intact. 
21:39a month ago

33' Wolves 2-0 Palace - Corner

Corner for Palace, conceded by Semedo.
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30' All Wolves!

It has been all Wolves this this evening!

Semedo and Ait-Nouri have been causing havoc for the Palace defence. 

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27' GOAL Wolves 2-0 Palace - Podence

Podence arrives at the back post to double Wolves' lead!
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24' Wolves 1-0 Palace - So close!

WOW, so, so unlucky from Dendoncker!

He shoots from 25-yards out and his strike grazes against the bar!

21:29a month ago

Welcome to the Premier League, Ait-Nouri


21:26a month ago

21' Wolves 1-0 Palace - Close!

So, so close from Semedo! 

Palace living life on the edge, really struggling to cope with Wolves' wing-back's. 

21:23a month ago

18' Goal! Wolves 1-0 Palace - Ait Nouri

On his debut! Ait Nouri finds the bottom corner with a sweet strike!
21:21a month ago

16' Wolves 0-0 Palace - Offside

Heartbreaking for Palace. Batshuayi has the ball in the back of the net but he is flagged for offside. 
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14' Wolves 0-0 Palace - Corner

Corner for Palace.

Coady heads clear a Schlupp cross. 

 Milivojevic fails to clear the first man. 

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10' Wolves 0-0 Palace - Corner

Two corners in quick succession for Wolves. 

Neto whips into the box but it deflects of Van-Annholt for another Wolves corner. 

Palace clear the danger. 

21:14a month ago

9' Wolves 0-0 Palace - Close!

Podence cuts inside of Clyne before eyeing up the goal. He opens his body and attempts to curl the ball into the top corner.

Guaita gets a strong hand onto the ball to push it over the bar!

21:11a month ago

7' Wolves 0-0 Palace - Close!

Dendoncker heads Podence's cross off the post! 

Huge let off for Palace!

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5' Wolves 0-0 Palace - Chance

Early pressure from Wolves.

Semedo sends a cross deep into Palace territory, the ball finds its way to the edge of the area, Neves smashes his shot at Riedewald. 

21:07a month ago

1' Wolves 0-0 Palace - Chance!

Zaha drove at Semedo, set his sights on goal, but fired his shot high and wide. 
21:05a month ago


We're underway at Molineux!
20:58a month ago

Here come the teams!

Both sides are making their way out onto the Molineux pitch!
20:16a month ago

Palace have arrived


20:06a month ago

Palace starting XI


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Wolves starting XI


19:51a month ago

VAVEL arrive at Molineux...


19:48a month ago

The stage is set


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Electric Zaha


15:56a month ago

Vavel's prediction

Courtesy of VAVEL UK's Jonny Bentley: 

They are picking up points but it has been a difficult start to the season for Wolverhampton Wanderers. Collectively, there does seem to be a bit of tiredness creeping in after last season's lengthy campaign. 

Crystal Palace are very capable of grinding out results but it's not always sunshine and roses. When points aren't picked up and the style is bad, it's doubly bad. Last week's 2-1 victory over Fulham was a reprieve against their three matches without a victory. 

The first goal is always huge with these two teams. Neither are as effective when they have to chase a game. It's anyone's to win but the in-form Wilfried Zaha could be a difference maker. 

Prediction: 0-1

12:14a month ago

Pre-match watch: The making of Tyrick Mitchell

10:33a month ago

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10:32a month ago

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10:27a month ago

Roy Hodgson: Pre-match comments

"I wouldn't be surprised to see Jaïro picked for Holland. He deserves a lot of praise for how he's performed."

"There aren't many players in the Premier League who can do what Wilf does."

"Wolves have had a very good start to the season. They're a very well oiled unit. We're aware their confidence is high and they have the same number of points as us."

"The only possession that interests me is the amount we have in the final third. We didn't have enough against Brighton but we did against Fulham. We know what we want to produce and what we need to do."

"I can't make any complaints about injuries at the back. The squad is as big and competitive as any time I've seen at the club. I'm doing my best to keep everyone happy and competing."

10:26a month ago

Nuno Espirito Santo: Pre-match comments

“It’s been basically the same as all the games. We had a good week and the approach is always on searching for improvements. At the moment of the season we are, we still have to improve a lot of things in our game."

“This is what we’ve been working hard on, and the approach is exactly the same, trying to pass as much details as we can on Crystal Palace, because it’s going to be a very tough game, they’re a very good team.”

“I look always at the performance. Things we want to achieve, looking at the pre-season, how we started the competition, the schedule, so it’s not the table. What I see and think is we have to improve. The previous game we had a lot of the ball, had good spells of possession, we were very organised and didn’t concede any chances."

“We made a terrible mistake on a set piece, so this is what I look at, all the details inside the game. It’s what we have to work on during the week, to be able to compete better against Crystal Palace.”

10:23a month ago

Predicted line-up: Crystal Palace

Guaita; Clyne, Kouyaté, Dann, Mitchell; Townsend, Milivojevic, Riedewald, Schlupp; Batshuayi, Zaha. (4-4-2)
10:22a month ago

Predicted line-up: Wolverhampton Wanderers

Patricio; Boly, Coady, Kilman; Marcal, Neves, Dendoncker, Semedo; Podence, Jimenez, Neto. (3-4-3) 
10:21a month ago

Team news: Crystal Palace

James McCarthy, James Tomkins and Gary Cahill have returned to training, whilst Jack Butland and Jordan Ayew have both joined back with the squad after returning positive COVID-19 cases. 

Nathan Ferguson, Wayne Hennessey and Conor Wickham are all unavaliable for selection. 

Joel Ward and Tyrick MItchell both face late fitness tests.  

10:19a month ago

Team news: Wolverhampton Wanderers

Nuno Espírito Santo has a fully fit squad to chose from apart from long term injury, Jonny Otto, who remains sidelined with a knee injury.
10:16a month ago

Similar start to the season for both sides!

A win for either side could take them to join top of the Premier League table. 

Both Palace and Wolves have had an identical start to the season, winning three, drawing once and losing twice. 

Palace are currently ahead of Wolves on goal difference. 

Roy Hodgson's side come into this fixture full of confidence after their dominate win over Fulham last weekend. 

As for Wolves, Nuno Espírito Santo's side, they will be looking for redemption after a disappointing 1-1 draw with Newcastle United. 

10:11a month ago

Kick-off time

Wolves vs Crystal Palace will be played at Molineux, in Wolverhampton, England.

The kick-off is scheduled at 20:00 GMT.

10:10a month ago


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