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Wolves fans absolutely loved 9-man win over Middlesbrough

The momentum swung on more than one occasion when Championship table-toppers Wolves visited in-form play-off chasers Middlesbrough on Good Friday.

After a closely fought opening half hour, two goals in five minutes from Helder Costa and Ivan Cavaleiro looked to have taken the game away from Tony Pulis’ side and Wolves went in 2-0 up at the break.

It should have been relatively plain sailing from there but the visiting players lost their heads after George Friend went unpunished when they felt the Englishman had brought down Costa when he was through on goal.

After that, Ruben Neves and Matt Doherty deservedly picked up second yellow cards, which left Nuno Santo’s side to play the final 19 minutes, plus stoppage time, with just nine men.

Despite their numerical advantage, Boro just couldn’t find the space to create the chances to get them back into the game and Patrick Bamford’s goal came too late to be anything more than a consolation.

Wolves fans absolutely loved their side’s battling 2-1 win and we’ve taken a closer look at the best of the reaction to a dramatic night as Santo’s men took another huge step towards the Premier League…

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