Revealed: 75% of Wolves fans think Bastos would be an upgrade on Bennett

Wolves are rightly tipped for big things on their return to the Premier League and a top-ten finish should be a realistic ambition.

That is because Nuno Santo assembled a flowing side who swept aside all before them in the Championship last season and they have the spending power to add to their ranks this summer.

The Premier League is currently populated by a number of clubs who appear content to continue treading water and taking the obscene riches on offer so Wolves should fancy their chances of continuing their upwards trajectory and blasting past a fair number of them.


With that spending power in mind, Wolves have been linked with a £13.25m swoop for Lazio defender Bastos to bolster a backline that currently boasts Willy Boly and captain Conor Coady.

Ryan Bennett made up the defensive trio last season, so we asked Wolves fans whether Bastos would be an upgrade. They were pretty clear in their response, with 75 per cent of them saying that he would be, as you can see from the results below…