Sport WATCH: Wolves on brink of Premier League after this scarcely believable strike from Ruben Neves

12:26  12 april  2018
12:26  12 april  2018 Source:   Independent.ie

Wolves 2 Derby County 0: Neves screamer puts leaders on the brink

  Wolves 2 Derby County 0: Neves screamer puts leaders on the brink Wolves edged ever closer to a Premier League return as Diogo Jota and Ruben Neves secured victory over Derby County on Wednesday.Ruben Neves produced another sensational long-range strike to fire Wolves to within touching distance of the Premier League with a routine 2-0 victory over Derby County.

Who replaces Ruben Neves ? Of the two conundrums that the Wolves head coach faces, this one seems to have the more obvious and straightforward answer. Wanderers have won four of their last five Championship games and are on the brink of promotion to the Premier League .

Who replaces Ruben Neves ? Of the two conundrums that the Wolves head coach faces, this one seems to have the more obvious and straightforward answer. Wanderers have won four of their last five Championship games and are on the brink of promotion to the Premier League .

Wolverhampton Wanderers' Ruben Neves celebrates scoring his side's second goal © Provided by Irish Independent Wolverhampton Wanderers' Ruben Neves celebrates scoring his side's second goal

Neves struck from 35 yards in the 51st minute to seal a win that had been set up by Diogo Jota's sixth-minute opener as Wolves moved to the brink of promotion.

Nuno said: "Ruben knows that he has a lot of work to do to improve.

"I think all the players are developing and getting better from what they were before.

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"I think Neves still has a lot to improve. Not only Neves, all the squad.

Wolves 2 Derby County 0: Neves screamer puts leaders on the brink

  Wolves 2 Derby County 0: Neves screamer puts leaders on the brink Wolves edged ever closer to a Premier League return as Diogo Jota and Ruben Neves secured victory over Derby County on Wednesday.Ruben Neves produced another sensational long-range strike to fire Wolves to within touching distance of the Premier League with a routine 2-0 victory over Derby County.

Wolves midfielder Ruben Neves has been nominated for Championship’s Player of the Year award. “ This is no disrespect to Wolves but how’s he playing in the Championship? Seriously. “He could easily play in the Premier League , easily.

Wolves are almost there. The league leaders need just two wins from their last four games to guarantee promotion to the Premier League . As for the star men, the plaudits for Ruben Neves have been pretty high-profile, if you watch him closely you will see why.

"The window of a player growing never finishes. There is always something to improve upon. This is the spirit that we want. Day by day they have to work hard to improve.

"I think today was a good performance. They boys did well, they were well balanced and well organised.

"They did a very good job. We did not concede chances to a very good team. I am very pleased with the approach of the players."

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