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Wolves: Fans fume at Willy Boly for penalty incident

Wolves: Fans fume at Willy Boly for penalty incident - Wolves News

Many Wolverhampton Wanderers fans were not impressed with defender Willy Boly during his side’s lunchtime Premier League clash against arch-rivals West Brom, despite him scoring the go-ahead goal just before half-time.

The 29-year-old made his first return to the side since their victory against Chelsea last month after picking up an injury and took as little as seven minutes to make an impact on the game.

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However, that influence wasn’t for the right reasons. Boly lurched a leg out from inside the box and caught Baggies striker Callum Robinson on the edge of the box.

Despite controversy over whether it was indeed on the line or outside the penalty area, referee Michael Oliver pointed to the spot and VAR official David Coote agreed – as Matheus Pereira gave West Brom the early initiative in the tie.

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Supporters were critical of the challenge that the Ivory Coast international made, with some questioning Nuno’s decision to play him so soon – we suspect they may have changed their tune since though, as Boly turned home Wolves’ second goal just before the break.

Fans fume at Boly challenge

“Wolves have rushed Boly back into action and he’s clearly unfit and lacks sharpness he’s going to make mistakes #wwfc”

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“Gifting them a goal man. Debatable whether it’s even a pen but why does Boly need to dive in there?”

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“Quite the welcome back for Willy Boly eh”

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“Boly makes such rash decisions”

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“Great comeback Boly.”

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“So stupid Boly”

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In other news, Big-name pundit believes that young Wolves star should go out on loan this month.

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