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Wolves confirm Joseph contract

6th March 2019, 19:25 by Tom Hill

Wolves have announced defender Joseph Joseph has signed his first professional contract with the club.

The youngster has been a key member of the club's Under-18s side and his performances have caught the eye.

Joseph appears to have finally found a home at Molineux after having spells at three other English clubs.

He joined Wolves on a scholarship basis last year after spells at Crystal Palace, West Ham and Southend.

Joseph admitted last year how happy he was to be rewarded with a chance at Wolves.

He told the Express and Star: "The standard was really high (at West Ham), so I was getting better all the time. They have a good academy.

"I was upset to be let go. It hurt. But I did not give up. If I had, I would not be at Wolves now. I knew that sometimes you have to go lower to go higher.

"Southend was good for me. There were opportunities to be seen by more scouts."

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.

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