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Jose Sa reacts on Instagram after being named FWA Midlands Player of the Year

Wolves goalkeeper Jose Sa has been named the FWA Midlands Player of the Year.

The 29-year-old has been acknowledged for having a truly outstanding season at Molineux after joining the club last summer.

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Supporters have been blown away by Sa’s ability.

He came to the club as a replacement for Rui Patricio, and people were certainly skeptical about him.

After all, Wolves were losing the number one for Portugal, and bringing in an uncapped Portuguese player from Olympiacos.

But Sa quickly set about proving the doubters wrong.

Without any shadow of a doubt, Wolves would not be eighth in the Premier League table and still challenging for European football without Sa’s amazing form between the sticks.

He has made some absolutely superb saves.

He has also showcased a tremendous command of his penalty area, and distributes really well. He also sweeps very impressively, something we didn’t see very often from Patricio.

Sa has, of course, had a few dicey moments here and there. But that is to be expected given his proactive and aggressive style.

But he has come to Wolves’ rescue many times, so he can be forgiven for making an error or two.

Taking to Instagram to react to his Midlands Player of the Year award, Sa said: “FWA Midlands Player of the Year.
It’s an honour to receive this award, thanks to everyone who voted for me.”

Carl Ikeme was present to accept the award on Sa’s behalf (via FWA).

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Sa scooping the FWA Midlands Player of the Year award is no less than he deserves.

It has truly been an outstanding campaign from him, and one that very few people really saw coming.

Hopefully, this will not be the end of the awards for Sa.

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If there is any justice he will make the PFA’s Premier League Team of the Season.

He could also be in with a shout of winning Wolves’ Player of the Season, although Ruben Neves and Max Kilman may provide strong competition.

Sa has certainly enjoyed a tremendous campaign. And hopefully, he can continue his very high standards into next season.

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