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25 minutes: And yet they could be three now! Jimenez slides a ball to the left for Dendoncker, who hits a magnificent flat cross through the six-meter box. Schmeichel's position is not great, and if Jonny had read Dendoncker's intent, he would have typed in at the nearby post office. But he was hanging back a bit. That was a nice, drastic move from Wolves and a great run from Dendoncker.
24 min: Wolves have been drawing a bit of Leicester's sting in the last few minutes, but the majority of the game is still in their half. Leicester did not play bad at all.
22 minutes: Wolves are hitting the ball a bit in a sterile style. You really need this breather. This was a very strange but very entertaining opening phase.
20 minutes: Barnes, who was given homeland support for his stay in West Brom Pelters, turns left and uses Ndidi, who then kills Gray; his shot sails far. Then Simpson sends Pereira to the right; he makes Gray again, but again no luck. Leicester now had eight attempts while Wolves scored only three goals. That's the joy of football, right there.
18 minutes: Pereira descends in the middle and slips through the left inner channel for Gray, who fires a shot to the lower right. Rui Patricio runs his finger around the post to find a corner that you know does not have much to offer. But the visitors are fine in this game, despite the hits.
16 minutes: This corner is not much. But Leicester looks dangerous in the attack, although he is already conceding two goals. They come back to Wolves, Chilwell won a short turn a third turn on the left side. It comes to nothing, but that completes a passage that gives Leicester the hope of getting out of this mess.
15 minutes: Leicester's corner is not everything, but Rui Patricio makes another mistake with the ball at his feet and sends straight to Barnes. Leicester returns directly to Wolves, the ball slid right for Gray, who shoots diagonally down to the left. That's distracted for another corner.
14 minutes: Claude Puel is angry and accuses his players of semaphore forms and abuse. "You'll be fired in the morning," the Wolves fans trill. Barnes responds with a shot from a distance. It's distracted for a corner.
GATE! Wolverhampton Wanderers 2: 0 Leicester City (Bennett 12)
Coady travels a magnificent long pass through the left channel to send Jota into a terrible amount of space. Jota wins a corner, which Moutinho needs a long time. Bennett rises above a shallow maguire and plant a head on the top right! Once again Schmeichel did not stand a chance and this is an excellent start for wolves! Star football!
9 min: Jota threatens to break the right channel, but he has stopped at Maguire. The ball splatters on flattery and the danger is gone, although Maguire has injured himself and is under treatment there. In the meantime, Gary Naylor from the 70s came straight to you: "A drizzly day in the ATV country? I heard (and involuntarily) Hugh John's voice in my head as I read this. Thanks for this Proustian rush. "Wait until I start beating Hartley Hare.
7 minutes: These two teams are represented everywhere in the shop! Gray breaks out of a Brouhaha and reaches the Byline on the left. His cross is blocked by Moutinho for a corner. In the six-meter box, Maguire rises the highest, but the ball is hit off the grid and over the crossbar. A good chance spurned.
5 minutes: Rui Patricio is almost a gift for Leicester and the immediate compensation! He hits the ball at his feet with the ball and takes far too long to weigh his options. Vardy rips him in and almost rounds him off to the right, but he can not go home from a tight corner and the keeper does just enough to recover. This is a wonderfully entertaining start!
GATE! Wolverhampton Wanderers 1: 0 Leicester City (Jota 4)
Leicester cleared the corner slightly enough. But Gray loses the ball in midfield and Moutinho is on the right. He goes to the middle. Jota takes a nap in front of Simpson and enters the right half of the goal! Flatter had no chance!
3 minutes: Vinagre turns to the right and pulls the ball back from the sideline. Neves, who storms in from the depths, hits the pass 25 meters in front of the goal and sends a first power curler to the top right. It's a sensational effort, and one of Flatter in a similar way was tipped around the post. Corner from where ...
Here we go! The home heroes start the party. A drizzly day in the ATV country. And it does not take long for Jimenez to tear down his rights with a loose Barnes pass. Mendy comes in and rattles, and that's the earliest of the early yellow cards. No ideal first touch for the debut starter of the Premier League.
The teams are out! Wolves are in their old gold while Leicester wears their famous blue. Hello, Wolverhampton, we'll be right in a minute. In the meantime, and when we talk about shirts, here's our old buddy Mac Millings. "My real concern with the dressing room photo is not the horror of the folding work that was done with the kit (though in fact I can barely make myself to look at it). Instead, I wonder why Harvey Barnes has received a complete roll of toilet paper. Worrying may be the fact that its neighbor is ours Not have one. Has he already used up the whole thing? "
And now it's Claude Puel's turn. "It will be fascinating how Harvey Barnes starts the game. He has good qualities. I hope he can do his best, with the character and personality he showed in West Bromwich. We have shown a lot of quality in other games and now we have to find a good consistency. We can be seventh and that is our only focus today. "
Nuno speaks to Sky Sports and is asked why Matt Doherty is not in the starting lineup. "Cos Jonny will play. Options, options, I always try to improve the team. We are absolutely confident that our decisions are the right ones. We have a small squad that is versatile enough to know that if a player is missing, we have other options and can maintain our performance. Today is a difficult challenge, Leicester is a good team and we look forward to playing it. "
Harvey Barnes makes his first start in the Premier League for Leicester City today. The 21-year-old midfielder will find this in the dressing room of Molineux. Hopefully, superstition is not an issue for the young man, because as his shirt is folded, the lower numbers are not visible. And these socks were paired to different lengths. It is a mess. Who could concentrate in the face of such disorder? I would turn like a top. A free bottle of soothing isotonic pop, so swings and carousels.
Two changes for Wolves after the 3-0 defeat in Etihad. Romain Saiss and Ruben Vinagre take the place of the suspended Willy Boly and the Benched Matt Doherty, who were not particularly fond of themselves on Monday night.
Leicester made three changes to the team that lost 2-1 at home to Southampton last Saturday. Danny Simpson, Demarai Gray and Harvey Barnes replace James Maddison, Marc Albrighton and Hamza Choudhary, all sitting on the bench. Barnes, who was impressed by his recent loan at West Brom, makes his first Premier League start for the club.
Wolverhampton Wanderers: Rui Patricio, Bennett, Coady, Dendoncker, Jonny, Saiss, Neves, Ruben Vinagre, Joao Moutinho, Jimenez, Jota.
Subs: Doherty, Ivan Cavaleiro, Helder Costa, Gibbs-White, John Ruddy, Giles, Traore.
Leicester City: Flatter, Simpson, Morgan, Maguire, Chilwell, Mendy, Ndidi, Ricardo Pereira, Gray, Barnes, Vardy.
Subs: Evans, Iheanacho, Maddison, Albrighton, Ward, Fox, Choudhury.
Referee: Chris Kavanagh (Lancashire).
Wolverhampton Wanderers are one of the season's success stories. There is no doubt about that. The winners of the last championships are not in danger of falling again. Nuno Espirito Santo's team can beat the best of their day by knocking down Manchester City champions by one point, winning the Spurs and defeating Liverpool leaders Liverpool. The English masters of 1954, 1958 and 1959 are back, baby!
Her recent form, however, was not so hot. To beat Tottenham shortly after Christmas was a result, but it was the only win in the last five Premier League games. In that sequence, they defeated Liverpool and Crystal Palace at home, lost to Fulham and lost at Manchester City. You could get away with a big result to get back into the top half of the table.
Midlands rival Leicester City can certainly do that. The 2016 Premier League winners have been grim recently, losing in the league to Cardiff and Southampton, and were knocked out of the FA Cup by Newport, the biggest shock of the third round. Claude Puel is not popular with the players and the pressure is increasing. He will meet with heart and soul the way his unpredictable side has occasionally reached a rich form of form - they beat Manchester City on Boxing Day and then won in Chelsea. The foxes have also lost just two of their last 13 games against wolves, a run that includes a 2-0 victory at the start of this campaign and a victory over penalties in the League Cup.
So it's not easy to predict this. That's 11th against eighth for you. It's on!
Kicking off: 12.30 GMT.