Wolves fans have praised Nelson Semedo, after the star put in a fine performance against West Ham United.

Bruno Lage’s side are now up to sixth in the Premier League table, after a 1-0 win over the Hammers.

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Nelson Semedo (Photo by Nathan Stirk/Getty Images)

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Raul Jimenez scored the game’s only goal, converting Daniel Podence’s cross in the second-half.

It was a fine display from Wolves, who had 15 shots in the game.

Given the form West Ham have been in, to come away with all three points yesterday was huge.

Pretty much all the players had good performances yesterday.

One man who was coming in for quite a bit of praise was Semedo.

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Nelson Semedo (Photo by Nathan Stirk/Getty Images)

The star, making his 13th appearance of the season, was a real threat once again and played very high up.

He was involved in the goal, driving forwards to find Jimenez who switched the ball out wide to Podence. The winger then crossed for Jimenez to score.

West Ham had real difficulty keeping tabs on the 28-year-old, which was summed up when Declan Rice hauled him back to stop him one of his runs, earning him a booking.

Fans praise Nelson Semedo for performance against West Ham

He really has made a great start to the new season.

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Nelson Semedo (Photo by Jack Thomas – WWFC/Wolves via Getty Images)

Lage wants his wing-backs to be high and wide, and Semedo is getting into some very threatening positions.

The defensive side of his game is also much improved from last season.

On social media, some fans were quick to heap praise on Semedo for his contributions against West Ham:

 

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