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Wolves not worried about European place - Doherty

13th March 2019, 13:32 by James Mason

Matt Doherty says Wolves are only looking at picking up more points and not about a possible European finish.

Wolves are enjoying a fantastic return to the Premier League, having won the Championship last season, and are currently sitting seventh in the table with eight games remaining.

If Nuno Espirito Santo's men were able to hold their position until the end of the campaign, they could earn a place in qualifying for the Europa League next season, a remarkable achievement for the promoted side.

However, Republic of Ireland international Doherty says the squad are not thinking about Europe at the moment and just want to keep on picking up points.

He told the club's official website: "We've got to get there, we'll only think about it if we do. We obviously want to finish as high as we can and if we stay in the position we are, there's a chance it might happen."

Wolves take on Manchester United on Saturday in the quarter-finals of the FA Cup.

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

James Mason grew up in Northumberland so is entrenched in both the football and golf scenes. A low handicap golfer, he also follows Newcastle United and predicts big things under Rafa Benitez.

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