X

Wednesday 24
April

Wolverhampton Wanderers

Doherty - We are making great progress

7th February 2019, 18:59 by Tom Hill

Wolves defender Matt Doherty says his side are pleased with their progress after reaching the fifth round of the FA Cup.

Nuno Espirito Santo's side had to come from behind to book their place in the next round with victory over Shrewsbury.

Doherty grabbed two goals in the win while Ivan Cavaliero hit the winner in an entertaining game at Molineux.

The Republic of Ireland international insists everyone in the squad is in a confident mood ahead of the rest of the season, with the team currently on a training camp in Marbella.

He told reporters: "Everything is going maybe better than everyone expected at the moment.

"But we are where we should be in terms of the quality of player and the players we have. I wouldn't say we are overachieving on that front.

"Other people might be surprised at the way we play and the type of football we played and confidence is really high.

"Everything is going in the right direction and we have to make sure we finish the season off really well, and see how far we can get in the cup."

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Tom Hill offers a strong insight into football and rugby league, whilst also having a good knowledge of several other sports including boxing, horse racing and American Football.

More Wolverhampton Wanderers

Wolverhampton Wanderers

European obligations won't force Nuno's hand

24th April 2019, 10:30

Wolves coach Nuno Espirito Santo says qualification for Europe will not result in a summer spending spree.

Wolverhampton Wanderers

Nuno considers Dendoncker recall for Gunners' visit

24th April 2019, 09:27

Wolves coach Nuno Espirito Santo could reportedly replace Morgan Gibbs-White with Leander Dendoncker for Wednesday's visit of Arsenal.

Wolverhampton Wanderers

Season not over yet - Nuno

23rd April 2019, 15:47

Wolves boss Nuno Espirito Santo says his side are intent on finishing the season with a flourish.

Wolverhampton Wanderers

Coady tips Vinagre to go all the way

23rd April 2019, 12:56

Wolves skipper Conor Coady has backed Ruben Vinagre to succeed at the club after describing him as a 'fantastic footballer'.

Wolverhampton Wanderers

Bennett set for Wolves appearance

19th April 2019, 16:14

Wolves could welcome back Ryan Bennett to the starting XI for the home clash against Brighton on Saturday.

Wolverhampton Wanderers

Nuno wary of wounded Brighton

19th April 2019, 16:00

Wolves boss Nuno Espirito Santo has told his side to expect a tough match when they take on Brighton at Molineux on Saturday.

Recent Sport Headlines

Horse Racing

Sangarius lined up for York outing

24th April 2019, 12:33

Khalid Abdullah's racing manager Teddy Grimthorpe claims Sangarius may begin his season in the Al Basti Equiworld Dubai Dante Stakes.

Cricket

Willey trying to remain in control

24th April 2019, 12:09

Yorkshire's David Willey is trying to keep his feelings in check but he is excited about the summer ahead and England's World Cup bid.

Cricket

Ali raring to go for England

24th April 2019, 11:39

England spin ace Moeen Ali is now looking ahead to England's summer after rediscovering his form in the IPL.

Tennis

ATP Finals to leave London after 2020

24th April 2019, 11:23

Turin has been named as the new host city for the ATP World Tour Finals from 2021, replacing London's O2 Arena.

Newcastle United

Genesio and Rutten eager to fill Benitez's shoes

24th April 2019, 11:11

Fred Rutten and Bruno Genesio have reportedly told Newcastle they would be keen to take over from Rafael Benitez if he were to leave.

Hoffenheim

Hoffenheim target Hoops starlet

24th April 2019, 11:07

Hoffenheim are reported to be weighing up a move for young Celtic defender Liam Morrison.

West Ham United

Hammers star looks ahead

24th April 2019, 11:00

West Ham star Robert Snodgrass is relishing the trip to face Tottenham in their new stadium at the weekend.

Rugby Union

Holmes blow for Tigers

24th April 2019, 10:51

Leicester have been hit by the news outside back Jonah Holmes has been ruled out of the final three games of the season through injury.