Wolverhampton Wanderers supporters have been talking about Nuno Espirito Santo, who is reportedly facing the sack already at Tottenham Hotspur.

The former Molineux boss has endured a tough start in north London.

Bruno Lage and Nuno Espirito Santo shake hands at Molineux
Lage and Nuno (Photo by Jack Thomas – WWFC/Wolves via Getty Images)

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Yesterday Spurs were beaten 3-0 by a Manchester United side that went into the game licking their wounds after the 5-0 to Liverpool.

It was an awful display by Tottenham, and the defeat was their fifth of the season in the Premier League.

They are only two points off fourth place, but fans are unhappy with the brand of football on display.

Spurs look a shadow of the team they were under Mauricio Pochettino.

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Nuno Espirito Santo (Photo by Tottenham Hotspur FC/Tottenham Hotspur FC via Getty Images)

Wolves fans will know all about how difficult a team can be to watch under Nuno.

He achieved absolutely brilliant things during his time as Wolves manager.

But the brand of football was negative, with his final season very tough to watch at times. Indeed, Paul Scholes said earlier this month that Wolves were ‘boring to watch’.

It has been claimed that the style of play was one of the reasons Nuno ultimately moved on. The board supposedly wanted to freshen things up and head in a different direction. Hence the appointment of Bruno Lage, who is very much the opposite of Nuno.

Wolves fans react as Nuno faces Spurs sack

On social media, supporters have been talking about Nuno, amid reports Spurs are actually now considering sacking him already.

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Nuno scarf (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Quite a few people have been expressing their sympathy for a man they used to worship. That said, most feel happy Lage is now at the helm at Molineux.

Some have noted how he appears to have picked up where he left off last season, looking dejected and forlorn:


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