Wolves attacking midfielder Taylor Perry reflected with pride on making his first start for the senior team in the midweek Carabao Cup defeat to Aston Villa, taking to Twitter after the match. [via @Tayperry8]
Happy to make my full debut for Wolves. Also happy to get an assist. Not the result we were looking for but it was another great experience. Thanks to all the travelling fans who came to support us! @Wolves pic.twitter.com/BndaSLi0gO
— Taylor Perry (@Tayperry8) October 31, 2019
The 18-year-old had made his first team debut in the previous round of the competition, when he came on as a substitute against Reading, and was then included in Nuno Espirito Santo’s line-up for the match at Villa Park on Wednesday night.
The teenager made an impact in that game, too, claiming an assist for Patrick Cutrone’s equaliser after he won possession and his subsequent shot was turned into the net by the Italian striker (as per Sky Sports), in addition to winning four tackles.
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Perry, who has also been on the bench for some of Wolves’ European games, has been playing regularly for the under-23 side in Premier League 2 this season, scoring twice and starting all nine matches in the division so far. [via TransferMarkt]
These Wolves fans on Twitter heaped praise on the youngster for his performance against Aston Villa:
Well played lad cracking assist for the goal
— Alan Stuart (@AlanJonStuart) October 31, 2019
You played well mate don’t always look for the hollywood ball or sit so deep you was great second half
— Fraser (@FW90) November 1, 2019
Well done lad! Great performance
— Andy Roden (@andyroden) October 31, 2019
You were class last night pal…..well done
— Polecat (@itspolecatime) October 31, 2019
Quality Motm for me
— Amari carlin (@carlin_amari) October 31, 2019
well done Taylor,great tackle and assist
— Tod (@toddo08) October 31, 2019
You looked the part mate well played!
— ballywolves (@ballywolves1) October 31, 2019
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