Tuesday, May 28

Wolverhampton beats Palace 2-0 to spice up survival hopes

WOLVERHAMPTON, England — Wolverhampton’s relegation fears had been eased after a 2-0 win towards Crystal Palace within the Premier League on Tuesday.

A Joachim Andersen personal purpose after three minutes and a stoppage time penalty from Ruben Neves secured the essential victory at Molineux and opened up a nine-point hole to the drop zone.

Julen Lopetegui’s crew shortly bounced again from the 2-1 loss towards Leicester on Saturday to maneuver as much as thirteenth within the desk.

Wolverhampton obtained off to the proper begin when Neves’ nook bounced within the space and fired off Andersen’s knee earlier than hitting the bar and crossing the road.

Palace has been revitalized underneath interim supervisor Roy Hodgson, profitable three of his 4 video games in cost and drawing the opposite earlier than Tuesday’s loss.

But any hopes of sustaining that unbeaten run had been ended when Neves doubled Wolverhampton’s lead within the 94th from the spot after goalkeeper Sam Johnstone introduced down Pedro Neto within the field.

Wolverhampton is now stage on factors with Palace and in a robust place to safe a sixth straight season within the high flight.

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