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5 Wolverhampton players who impressed the most this season | Premier League 2018-19

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Wolverhampton Wanderers v Crystal Palace - Premier League
Wolverhampton Wanderers v Crystal Palace - Premier League

Wolverhampton has been the surprise package in the ongoing Premier League season. The Wolves have been a tough side to beat in the ongoing Premier League campaign and have produced some gritty performances.

Nuno Espirito Santo's side has looked disciplined in every department and the players have also coordinated well with each other. The Wolves have amazed everyone with some eye-catching performances and have played attractive football. Wolverhampton has given some big clubs in English football a run for their money and has looked a determined outfit.

Their 3-1 win over Tottenham Hotspur on 29th December last year showcased that they can’t be taken lightly and can surprise any top-ranked side on their day. The team's, never say die attitude during pressure situations has helped them face some difficult tests.

To finish in top 10, the players need to keep themselves motivated and they should try to maintain their impressive run. Santos and the team management should also keep the players motivated which could enable them to be on par with some of the best teams. At the moment Wolves are ninth in the Premier League standings.

#1 Raul Jimenez 

Wolverhampton Wanderers v Crystal Palace - Premier League
Wolverhampton Wanderers v Crystal Palace - Premier League

Raul Jimenez has held a commanding presence in Wolverhampton’s forward line. The 27-year-old has been a threat because of his ability to run through the opposition’s defense with his electric pace and accelerating counter attacks. The Mexican has always enjoyed an upper hand because of his physical presence and his ability to win aerial duels his. 

The former Benfica player has combined well with the midfield and has been successful in finding space in the opposition’s territory because of his quickness. Jimenez has already scored six goals in 20 Premier League games in the ongoing season along with five assists to his name.

Manager Nuno Espirito Santo will be hoping the striker continues with his good run of form. Jimenez presence also adds a lot of intensity in the forward line.

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