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Wolves forward in contention

7th January 2019, 10:43 by Bobbie Jackson

Wolves are likely to recall forward Diogo Jota for Monday’s FA Cup clash with Liverpool after returning to training.

The Portugal international has not featured since limping out of the 2-0 victory over Bournemouth on December 15.

Jota was sidelined by a hamstring injury but he returned to training on Friday and should be involved in the third-round clash at Molineux.

Morocco international midfielder Romain Saiss, who limped out of the 2-0 defeat to Crystal Palace, has also recovered from a knee injury.

Nuno Espirito Santo has hinted at possible rotation and highly-rated youngster Morgan Gibbs-White could be handed a starting berth.

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Bobbie Jackson is a reporter with an in-depth knowledge of football at all levels. A Blackpool supporter, Bobbie is also a keen rugby union, boxing, MMA and UFC follower.

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