On last Sunday, Wolves agonizingly lost to Tottenham as the goal from Jan Vertonghen in stoppage time. Nonetheless, this would not stop this ambitious team to keep going. In this round of Premier League, they travelled to the Carrow Road.

Norwich City has been struggling with their performances. Their only three victories in the season came from Newcastle United, Manchester City and Everton. Despite securing a point on Arsenal and Leicester, they were still in the relegation zone. Therefore, they had to fight for any point they could get.

This tactical analysis will show you how Nuno Espírito Santo’s Wolves came back from behind, it is an analysis that focuses on tactics.


Daniel Farke played his team in a 4-2-3-1 formation. They had serious injury issues at the centre of defence, as Ben Godfrey and Timm Klose were unable for a long time. Jamal Lewis was knocked, their left-back in this match was Sam Byram. Fortunately, their key attacking players, Kenny McLean, Todd Cantwell, Emiliano Buendía and Temmu Pukki were all available.

Just as the recent games, Wolves played in a 3-4-3 formation. Willy Boly was getting better but still yet to fully recover, Ryan Bennett was on the bench, hence, Leander Dendoncker continued to play as the right centre back. Nuno seldom rotates his squad, they were playing with their strongest team.

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