Léo Bonatini downs Birmingham to give Wolves four-point lead at the top
Wolverhampton Wanderers stretched their lead at the top of the Championship to 4 factors however, extra considerably, to 10 factors from third place as they proved they understand how to win ugly. Léo Bonatini’s early purpose proved enough for a sixth successive victory to cement their mantle as title favourites.
After the aesthetically pleasing thrashings of Leeds United and Bolton Wanderers at Molineux lately, Wolves had to dig a little bit deeper to see off Steve Cotterill’s aspect, who keep in the relegation zone after Bonatini’s purpose was awarded on goalline know-how. The dismissal of Harlee Dean, for a second yellow card, seven minutes from time helped give Wolves the benefit to see them over the line.