Wolverhampton Wanderers have signed English youngster Emilio Ballard-Matthew from Watford. The 15-year-old midfielder has been at the Hornets since the age of eight and has been highly rated by his coaches.
Ballard-Matthew is a quick and skillful player who is comfortable on the ball. He is also a good passer and has a good eye for goal. He is expected to join Wolves’ Under-18s squad and could be a future first-team player.
Wolves manager Bruno Lage is delighted with the signing of Ballard-Matthew. “He is a very talented young player and we are very excited to have him at the club,” said Lage. “He has a lot of potential and we believe he can develop into a top player.”
Ballard-Matthew is the first signing of the summer for Wolves and Lage is hopeful that he will be the first of many. “We are always looking to improve our squad and we are working hard to bring in more players,” said Lage. “We want to be competitive in the Premier League and we believe that we can achieve that with the right players.”
Ballard-Matthew is a good addition to Wolves’ youth academy and he is sure to be a regular in the Under-18s squad. He has the potential to be a star of the future and Wolves fans will be excited to see him develop.
Emilio Ballard-Matthew Profile
- Name: Emilio Ballard-Matthew
- Age: 15
- Position: Midfielder
- Previous club: Watford
- Strengths: Quick, skillful, good passer, good eye for goal
- Weaknesses: Still young and inexperienced
- Potential: Top player
What does this signing mean for Wolves?
The signing of Emilio Ballard-Matthew is a good piece of business for Wolves. He is a talented young player with a lot of potential. He is sure to be a regular in the Under-18s squad and could be a future first-team player. This signing shows that Wolves are committed to developing young players and that they are looking to the future.