Date: 15th February 2013 at 9:35am
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Dean Saunders has described Wolverhampton Wanderers as a sinking ship.

Unfortunately it’s an analogy which is highly accurate to explain recent times at Molinuex.

Under performing in the Premier League Wolves sacked Mick McCarthy, TC then took over following a disastrous managerial hunt, he failed to secure a victory and relegation was eventually confirmed.

Stale Solbakken came in during the summer, under performed, the team slipped towards the bottom of the Championship table, he was sacked and now Dean Saunders has taken over the captains table and continues to search for his first victory as boss.

He’s made it publicly clear that he needs new signings to improve results, one new face has already come in and maybe two more are expected.

“It`s like a sinking ship and I`ve got to keep plugging the holes, stop the water coming in and eventually sail the ship.

“We have to plug the gaps now and then start afresh in July with fresh ideas, fresh faces and a fresh mentality with people who have done well with other clubs.” Saunders told the Express & Star.

He continued: “Because we`ve slipped to where we are, it`s more difficult to concentrate on recruitment, There are players I`d like to get, but it`s not necessarily the best ones or about picking the best players for Saturday.

“It`s about getting the right players who will make the team function properly.”

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