Newcastle United centre-back Mike Williamson has taken some stick over the years. And, really, it's all been justified.
The 31-year-old hasn't looked good enough for the Premier League for a long time now.
But the general consensus has been that Williamson is a hard worker - perfect for the Championship and not to be blamed that Newcastle didn't replace him when they got to the top flight.
Hence a move to Wolves on loan could be perfect for the defender.
One game into his Wolves spell, that looks as though it could well be the case. Indeed, fans raved on Twitter about Williamson's man-of-the-match debut performance at St Andrews. And what better way to introduce himself to the Wolves faithful than by helping his side to a clean sheet and derby win over Birmingham?
It might just be that Williamson won't be able to produce his best for Newcastle but that he can still thrive in the Championship. The Magpies will have to struggle on unless Steve McClaren gathers the guts to drop Fabricio Coloccini. But, at Wolves, Williamson has passed his first test with flying colours...
Man of the match these would have to be my top 2 personally mine would Williamson then Byrne what you think #wwfc— mattlocke_11 (@locke9matt) October 31, 2015
First start for us and a man of the match award, commanded the back 4 for us... Mike Williamson looks like the experience we need #wwfc— Ronnie Henry (@RonnieH95) October 31, 2015
Way way way better. Williamson was a rock. Dave Edwards is the best guy in behind and Grant Holt put it in. Today I'm pleased #wwfc— Jordan Davies (@jordandavies09) October 31, 2015
The perfect away result, clean sheet & goal in each half. Williamson superb, added experience and a bit of snot. Dug deep when needed #wwfc— Danny Powers (@Danny_Powers) October 31, 2015
Classic away performance. Williamson solid & added much-needed experience. Can't beat a derby day win! Weekend made. #wwfc— Tom (@laneystain) October 31, 2015