Football – Cutrone happy to swap Milan for Wolves
Patrick Cutrone is relishing the opportunity to play in the Premier League after completing his transfer from AC Milan to Wolves.
The 21-year-old forward, who has inked a four-year deal at Molineux, is Wolves’ second signing of the summer following the loan capture of Jesus Vallejo from Real Madrid.
Cutrone said: “I am very pleased to be here because the club really wanted me. I am very happy and want to give my all for the team.
The club really wanted me and being able to play in the Premier League for Wolves is fantastic. I just can’t wait to get started.”
Wolves are 7/2 with bet365 to finish in the top six of the Premier League this season and 21/10 to beat Leicester City in their first game of the campaign on 11th August.
Football – Unlucky Bailly set for lengthy lay-off
Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has confirmed that Eric Bailly faces up to five months on the sidelines following knee surgery.
The defender suffered the injury during United’s 2-1 win against Tottenham in Shanghai last week and had an operation on Tuesday.
Solskjaer said: “He will miss the best part of four or five months. Hopefully, we will get him back around about Christmas.”