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Wolverhampton Wanderers promoted to the Premier League

Ruben Neves celebrates scoring his goal against Derby with Conor Coady Credit: PA

Wolverhampton Wanderers have been promoted to the Premier League after Fulham failed to beat Brentford on Saturday evening (14 April).

Wolves have had a remarkable season under manager Nuno Espirito Santo.

They have won 28 out of their 42 Championship games this weekend and have lost just six.

Well-known fan, local actress and singer Beverley Knight, tweeted her excitement with being promoted:

Wolves' legend Steve Bull is also ecstatic:

Here is a timeline of Wolves' victory:

  • 31/05/17 - Nuno Espirito Santo appointed as head coach
  • Summer 2017 - star players recruited
  • Autunm 2017 - with a string of wins they became favourites for promotion
  • Christmas 2017 - had won 17 out of 23 games
  • 14 April 2018 - secure promotion