THE BALL – Four Portuguese holders and four on the bench for Watford (Wolverhampton)

Wolverhampton’s XI for this afternoon’s match, from 7:30 p.m., at the Molineux Stadium, against Watford, is already known and has four Portuguese, in addition to five others, called up by coach Bruno Lage, on the bench .

José Sá, João Moutinho, Rúben Neves and Daniel Podence will play at the start, in a squad that also includes former Benfica player Raul Jimenez, up front, and ex-FC Porto Willy Boly, in the defense, the latter plays the first game of the season in the league, after injury.

The former Eagles manager’s remaining picks for the starting lineup in this game are Jonny Otto, Conor Coady, Roman Saiss, Ait-Nouri and Chan Hwang.

On the bench will be four other Portuguese – Pedro Neto, Fábio Silva, Francisco Trincão and Chiquinho – in addition to ex-Benfica Brazilian left-back Fernando Marçal, as well as substitute goalkeeper John Ruddy, defender Max Killman, Belgian midfielder midfielder Leander Dendoncker and another midfield unit, young Englishman Luke Cundle.

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