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Sheff Utd 0-2 Wolverhampton: Match Report

22 Mar 2014 15:31:00

Sheff Utd 0-2 Wolverhampton: Match Report

Sheff Utd 0-2 Wolverhampton: Match Report - view commentary, squad, and statistics of the game as it happened.


Wolves end Blades run

James Henry and Dave Edwards were both on target as Sky Bet League One leaders Wolves ended Sheffield United's 11-game unbeaten run with a 2-0 success at Bramall Lane.


After the game kicked off at 1.25pm to celebrate the Blades' 125th birthday, Henry ruined the party when he saw his 13th-minute cross go straight in to open the scoring, prior to a close-range finish from fellow midfielder Edwards early in the second half.


Blades midfielder Stefan Scougall forced a fine save from Wolves goalkeeper Carl Ikeme early on before Henry's out-swinging delivery from the right evaded Edwards and United keeper Mark Howard to creep in at the far post.


Henry then hit a curling effort against the right-hand upright while United defender John Brayford had a close-range attempt cleared off the line by Richard Stearman on the stroke of half-time.


Edwards emphatically converted Henry's deflected right-wing centre into the bottom right-hand corner in the 53rd minute before striker Leon Clarke wasted a golden chance to put the result beyond doubt when he shot over with only Howard to beat.



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