Wolves prey on Espanyol


In nature, the wolves only prey upon the weak.  Espanyol is a decent team, but they are currently languishing in the relegation zone of the La Liga standings.  The Wolves sensed blood because Wolverhampton Wanderers defeated Espanyol 4-0 in the first leg of the UEFA Europa League Knockout Round of 32 at home.

The Wolves pounced onto an early lead when Diogo Jota scored in the 15th minute off of a deflection from a corner kick.  The score stayed 1-0 at halftime despite both teams having good chances.

Wolverhampton turned up the pressure in the second half when Ruben Neves hit a wonderful curler from about 20 yards out in the 52nd minute.  After that goal, Jota went on to score two more goals for the hat trick and to give the Wolves a 4-0 victory.


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          • Piqué was playing for Manchester United. Barcelona let him go when he was very young. Piqué was playing in Zaragoza and Alex Ferguson signed him but he was usually on the bench in Manchester. Then he allowed him to go to Barcelona and is one of the best defenders in the world, he played an incredible game yesterday in Madrid. Manchester United lost one of the best defenders in football history. Real Madrid had a lot of luck yesterday. Madrid won 2-0. Espanyol and Atlético ended their game 1-1, people from Espanyol think they are going to be in the second division next season but the Chinese owner will keep giving money to the club.

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