Raul Jimenez has signed a brand new contract with Wolves, tying him to the membership till 2024.
The Mexico striker have been related with groups like Juventus and Manchester United after some spectacular shows for Wolves since signing from Benfica, to start with on mortgage, in 2018.
That transfer used to be made everlasting in 2019 and the 29-year-old has now dedicated the rest of his top years to Nuno Espirito Santo’s facet.
Jimenez set lofty objectives after signing his new deal, difficult the membership to construct on consecutive seventh-place finishes below Nuno.
4 extra years for @Raul_Jimenez9
— Wolves (@Wolves) October 3, 2020
“The closing two seasons we have now given superb performances, so I knew this membership has one thing particular and I’m a part of a large circle of relatives right here,” he stated after the contemporary phrases had been showed on Saturday.
“I feel Wolves are getting the most productive out of me, and I’m giving Wolves my easiest soccer, however they’re giving the most productive to me too.
“We reached 7th position the closing two seasons, we were given into the Europa League in my first season, however I feel we will do higher.
“We will be within the height six, however we need to assume giant, we need to purpose top, after which we need to turn out it. We will speak about it, however we need to turn out it at the pitch.
“We need to play neatly and make the lovers satisfied. Being within the height six and a go back to the Ecu competitions could be wonderful, it’s what all of us need, and we’re operating for that.”
Jimenez an important to Wolves
Opta statistics spotlight Jimenez’s significance to Wolves. Because the get started of closing season, he has performed in all 41 of membership’s league suits, beginning 40 of them. He additionally participated in all 38 in their top-flight video games in his first season on mortgage on the membership.
From the beginning of 2019-20, Jimenez has scored 19 Premier League objectives. Simplest six top-flight gamers have upper totals, and most effective two of the ones play for groups out of doors of the massive six – Jamie Vardy (28) and Danny Ings (25).
Jimenez has additionally been a key author for Wolves, including six assists throughout that duration – 2d within the crew in the back of Adama Traore (9).
He ranks 3rd in possibilities created for Wolves with 48 to his identify in that timespan, in the back of simply Joao Moutinho (83) and Traore (51).
The six headers he has scored for the reason that get started of closing season is a complete bettered within the Premier League most effective via Everton ahead Dominic Calvert-Lewin, who has seven.
Jimenez additionally converts 60 according to cent of his giant possibilities. Of gamers with no less than 10 objectives for the reason that get started of closing season, most effective Son Heung-min (65), Ings (64) and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (63) boast higher totals.