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Wolves fans react as Adama Traore shines against Manchester United

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Wolves fans react as Adama Traore shines against Manchester United

The Spaniard was in sensational form after being introduced at half-time.

Wolves came from behind to earn a share of the spoils with Manchester United in an entertaining contest at Molineux.

Anthony Martial opened the scoring in the first-half but Wolves’ response was emphatic. Ruben Neves scoring an early contender for goal of the season in the second period.

Paul Pogba had a penalty saved before the end by Rui Patricio, earning Wolves their second draw in succession.

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The introduction of Adama Traore at half-time in place of Matt Doherty was telling. From the moment the former Middlesbrough man entered the fray, Wolves looked like a different side.

The impact he had was perhaps surprising. Since arriving from Middlesbrough for £18 million (BBC Sport) he hasn’t exactly become a fan favourite at the club.

This performance from the Spaniard was much more like the player that tempted Nuno Espirito Santo into parting with such a sum. He was probing, looked alert and gave Luke Shaw the runaround in the second-half.

Last season he netted one goal and registered three assists in 36 appearances for the club.

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If he is to force his way into Santo’s regular plans then he needs to maintain the performance levels from last night.

Here is a selection of tweets from Wolves supporters regarding the performance of Traore:

 

 

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