With 13 minutes to go, the draft headlines for Sunday’s newspapers wouldn’t have made good reading for our Mick.
In fact, they probably would have suggested that the time had come for McCarthy to clear his desk at Molineux this morning.
But thanks to Stephen Hunt and Sylvan Ebanks-Blake Wolves managed to snatch a win from the jaws of defeat to scupper the McCarthy out bandwagon.
“I`m delighted for everybody and in particular for the fans who stuck with us. There was some suggestion I`d had a go at them. That wasn`t right.’
“I had a go at the ‘numpties` who phone in radio stations and do blogs and things like that. Our fans who turn up here have been brilliant this season, outstanding, and I said that as well.’ McCarthy told the Express & Star.
To be honest, who can blame him for a little outburst, his straight talking demeanour is one of things we love about him, so just because he has a little outburst at those beginning to question him, so what?
Thankfully I don’t qualify as a numpty as I continued to back McCarthy over the past month and if I was smug git I could claim that I told you so, I won’t however as I’m well aware there will be plenty more twists to come this season.
McCarthy continued: “On Saturday, when we needed that support, at 2-1 down, they were fabulous. They drove us on and if ever there was a never-say-die spirit it was there on Saturday.
“So thanks to them and they can enjoy the victory just as the players.”
Vital Wolves Comment: With West Ham winning, three points were Vital to avoid dropping to 20th and to keep within touching distance of the pack.
Next up is Blackburn, who have just had a thumping from Manchester United, will that prove to be good timing?
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