Wolverhampton Wanderers fans have been reacting to a report that has claimed Bruno Lage is being considered as a possible replacement for Nuno Espirito Santo.

According to Jornal de Noticias, the club are eyeing the 44-year-old, who is currently out of work after leaving Benfica last year.

It’s claimed that Wolves would potentially move for Lage if Nuno departed the club this summer.

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Bruno Lage (Photo by CARLOS COSTA/AFP via Getty Images)

The 47-year-old has recently been linked with Tottenham Hotspur (Express), with Jose Mourinho under pressure in north London.

Lage won a league title and Super Cup with Benfica, and left with a win ration of 67%.

The Portuguese tactician – another client of super-agent Jorge Mendes – has been in the English game before, holding assistant manager positions at Sheffield Wednesday and Swansea City.

The idea of Lage being on Wolves’ radar seems a bit of a reach.

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Bruno Lage (Photo by MIGUEL RIOPA/AFP via Getty Images)

Nuno may have cut a forlorn figure at times this season, but the way he’s spoken suggests he’s committed to the long-term at Molineux.

And now with the European Super League news, all links involving people potentially going to ‘Big Six’ clubs – like Nuno to Spurs – are questionable.

That said, on social media, Wolves fans have been reacting to the idea of Lage taking the reigns at Molineux:

 

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