Old Gold

The fascinating tales of Wolves' historic past

5
May
2021

50 years on from Wolves' Texaco Cup success

As Wolves celebrate a special anniversary of their Texaco Cup win, historian Clive Corbett compiles the story, and his own personal recollections, of a memorable double header with Hearts.
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13
April
2021

A historical look at Wolves' win at Fulham

Following Friday’s late victory over Fulham, historian Clive Corbett put pen to paper to dissect significance of the achievement, after more than 50 years without a top flight success at Craven Cottage.
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19
January
2021

Old Gold | The Chorley FA Cup backstory

As Wolves prepare for an eagerly-anticipated Emirates FA Cup reunion with sixth tier Chorley on Friday evening, historian Clive Corbett delves into history books to give wolves.co.uk the full backstory between the two club’s three-game duel in 1986.
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17
November
2020

Old Gold | Bully’s hat-tricks

Legendary Wolves striker Steve Bull was synonymous with scoring goals in gold and black – 306 of them in fact – while netting hat-tricks were also a skill of the great marksman.
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12
November
2020

Old Gold | Wolves’ European Cup anniversary

Today marks 62 years since Wolves made their debut appearance in the European Cup – now known as the Champions League – but the club’s history with Europe's most elite club competition can be charted back even further.
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