Adama Traoré adds sprinkling of magic as Wolves leave West Ham deep in mire

Guardian
It took Adama Traoré seven minutes to flick the switch on this half-speed game, to create the incisions that set up a 2-0 victory for Wolves, and to confirm that West Ham face a relegation-haunted mid-summer.Football’s return has been fraught with oddities and new protocols. But here some certainties returned. West Ham looked like a team short of speed and devil. The London Stadium felt like a vast empty plastic flying saucer upended in the middle of a dystopian urban park. And Traoré appeared to be playing a different game at a different shutter speed to everyone else. Related: Brighton claim crucial win as Maupay and Leno injury ruin Arsenal's day Related: Dawson rescues point for Watford after Leicester's late Chilwell cracker Continue reading......
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