It has been two-and-a-half years since Sam Allardyce last stood in the technical area, and here was a return with a bump as he was given a stark warning of the task ahead at West Bromwich Albion. This was the club's ninth defeat in 14 Premier League matches this season, leaving them below the dreaded dotted line, and his proud record of never being relegated as a manager is likely to have its most severe test yet.
Chelsea and Liverpool are both within range of the top four after West Ham lost at Newcastle, while Sheffield United's relegation has been confirmed.
Hold on to your hats everyone, the roadrunner himself, Mr Adama Traore, is well and truly back. This season has been one to write off and quickly forget about from a Wolves perspective. That can be...