WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS

 

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Famous Players ; - Steve Bull, Billy Wright, Steve Sedgley, Matt Cow, Mike Bailey, Derek Dougan, George Berry, Dave Wrong, Peter Knowles, Steve Daley.

Famous Fans : - Robert Plant (Singer - formerly with Led Zeppelin), Kevin Rowlands (Singer - Dexy's Midnight Runners), Sue Lawley TV/radio presenter - "Desert Island Discs"); Beverley Knight (singer - "Shoulda Coulda Woulda"); Bev Bevan (Drummer - ELO); Jon Brookes (Drummer - Charlatans); Eric Idle (Comedian - Monty Python's Flying Circus); David Coleman (Sports commentator); Noddy Holder (Singer - Slade); John Lloyd (Former tennis player); Roland Orzabal (Singer - Tears For Fears); Pop Will Eat Itself (band); Suzi Perry (TV Presenter motor cycling and "Superstars");  Peter Powell (former DJ); Gary Stringer (Singer - Reef)

 

 

Club Records

Formed 1877
Turned Professional 1888
Became a Limited Company 1882
Former names 1877-1879 : St. Luke's
Previous grounds -
Nickname "WOLVES"
Club Colours Home : - Shirts : - Old Gold
Shorts : - Black
Socks : - Black

Away : - All Black with gold trim

Record Premier League Win 4 - 3  v  Leicester City (h)  25 Oct 2003
Record Premier League Defeat 0 - 5 v  Chelsea (h)  20 Sept 2003
Record Football League Win 10 - 1  v Leicester City 15 April 1938 Div. 2
Record Football League Defeat 1 - 10 v Manchester United 15 Oct 1892 Div. 1
Record Cup Win 14 - 0 v Cresswell's Brewery 13 Nov 1986 FAC R2  
Record Fee Paid 3,250,000 to Bristol City for Ade AKINBIYI (September 1999)  
Record Fee Received 6,000,000 from Coventry for Robbie KEANE (18 August 1999)
Record Football League Appearances 501 -  Derek Parkin 1967-82  
Record Premier League Appearances -
Record Premier League goalscorer -
Record goalscorer in a Premier League season -
Record goalscorer in a season 38 -  Dennis Westcott 1946-47 Div. 1
Record all-time goalscorer  247  -  Steve Bull 1986-98   
Most goals in a match 5 - Joe BUTCHER  v  Accrington (Div. 1)  19 Nov 1892

5 - Tom PHILLIPSON  v  Barnsley  (Div. 2)  26 April 1926

5 - Tom PHILLIPSON  v  Bradford City  (Div. 2)  25 Dec 1926

5 - Billy HARTILL  v  Notts. County  (Div. 2)  12 Oct 1929

5 - Billy HARTILL  v  Aston Villa  (Div. 1)  3 Sept 1934

Record Attendance (all-time) 63,315 v Liverpool (FAC R5)  11 Feb 1939 
Record Premier League Attendance  
Record match receipts 276,168 v Tottenham Hotspur (FAC R4)  7 Feb 1996
Record total of goals in a Premier League season -
Record Premier League points total -
Record total of goals in a  League season 115  -  1931-32  (Div. 2)
Record  League points total 2 points for a win : 64  -  1957-58  Division 1

3 points for a win :  92  -  1988-89  Division 4

Most Capped player while at club Billy Wright  -  105 (England)

 

Stadium details 

Address :  Molineux Grounds, Wolverhampton WV1 4QR

Telephone :  01902 655000  
(News)  Clubcall (premium rate call)  09068 121103
Fax :  01902 687006 

Capacity :  28,525
Pitch size :  110 yards  x  75 yards
Official website :  www.wolves.co.uk
Unofficial website : Wolves Stats

 

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