Wolves fans have been reacting to Bruno Lage telling Patrick Cutrone to stay at the club and prove himself.

The star has enjoyed a good pre-season in which he scored one goal against Real Betis.

The 23-year-old had been tipped to depart Molineux this summer.

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Patrick Cutrone (Photo by Jack Thomas – WWFC/Wolves via Getty Images).

Last season was one of real frustration for him having warmed the bench at three difference clubs.

He recently suggested that he was looking for a new club, and a post on social media also increased speculation.

But it seems Lage has seen something in the Italian striker.

The fit-again Raul Jimenez will likely be playing the bulk of the games for Wolves.

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But Lage did use his preferred 4-4-2 system earlier in pre-season, suggesting the Mexican could often play with a partner this term.

Lage said (via Shropshire Star): “You are here two years, every time on loan, but the fans are singing your song, so you need to prove something on the pitch.”

On social media fans have been giving their reactions to Lage’s comments.

Some are a little surprised, but are behind a potential season of redemption under a new coach for Cutrone:

 

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