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Lage might be tempted to start Hwang Hee-chan for Wolves against Newcastle

Wolves are taking on Newcastle United tomorrow night in the Premier League.

Bruno Lage is looking to record back-to-back wins, after a fantastic 2-1 victory over Aston Villa last weekend.

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At the moment, Wolves are just five points off the top four, although Tottenham Hotspur, Arsenal and Manchester United have games in hand.

It’s the Magpies up next for Wanderers, and it will potentially be a difficult game.

They have lost their last three games in a row, and will be looking to respond at St. James’ Park, which will no doubt be rocking.

Given how good Wolves were against Villa, it’s possible Lage will not be making many, if any, changes.

But someone he might be mulling over is Hwang Hee-chan.

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The South Korea international was on the bench against Villa following Francisco Trincao’s great performance against Leeds.

And Trincao played well again last weekend, so Lage has a potentially tough call to make.

That’s because in the reverse fixture at Molineux, Hwang scored a brace.

The star scored two similar goals, breaching the offside trap and finishing low into the far corner.

Arguably, it was Hwang’s best display in a Wolves shirt to date, and Lage may feel compelled to turn to him tomorrow night.

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Hwang was a real livewire last time out against Newcastle, although he was playing up top with Raul Jimenez.

The Mexican is not available tomorrow night, which might be something that counts against Hwang.

But it’s still possible the manager will bring the £14 million star in to support Fabio Silva.

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It would harsh of Lage to bench Trincao after two good displays.

But Hwang’s pace caused real problems back in October. Admittedly, Newcastle had a very makeshift backline that day.

But it will likely be Dan Burn and Fabian Schar who play tomorrow night, and the pair are not the most mobile.

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