Wolverhampton Wanderers eased past Sheffield United in a 1-0 victory on Saturday at Molineux Stadium. Wolves were looking to continue their run, following a 1-0 victory against Fulham. Sheffield U were beaten 3-0 in the previous match against Arsenal. After today’s result, Wolves and Sheffield U currently occupy 12th and 20th spots in the table, with 41 points and 14 points respectively after 32 matches.
After an un-eventful first half, Wolves piled on the pressure in the second and were rewarded, with a goal from Willian Jose, 59 minutes in, leaving the final score at 1-0.
For Wolves, Vitinha and Fabio Silva, came on for Ben Osborn, Rhian Brewster and Ethan Ampadu. Sheffield U replaced Ben Osborn, Rhian Brewster and Ethan Ampadu for Lys Mousset, Oliver Burke and Jayden Bogle.
There were bookings for Daniel Podence from Wolves, and Rhian Brewster and Enda Stevens, for Sheffield U.
Wolves next face Burnley and Sheffield U are at home to Brighton & Hove Albion.
|Wolverhampton Wanderers:||Aaron Ramsdale, George Baldock, Ethan Ampadu, Kean Bryan, John Egan, Enda Stevens, Ben Osborn, Oliver Norwood, John Fleck, Rhian Brewster and David McGoldrick|
|Sheffield United:||Rui Patricio, Willy Boly, Conor Coady, Romain Saiss, Nelson Semedo, Leander Dendoncker, Joao Moutinho, Rayan Ait-Nouri, Willian Jose, Adama Traore and Daniel Podence|
|Goals:||Willian Jose (1-0, min. 59)|