Wolves dropped points at home to Ipswich Town last night, drawing 1-1, missing out on the chance to record back to back Championship wins.
With new boss Walter Zenga experimenting in his team selection once again, Joe Mason led the line up front with Jon Dadi Bodvarsson in support, but the former Cardiff City man did not enjoy one of his better nights, despite scoring at the weekend.
Mason created two chances, but was disappointing in other areas, failing to attempt a shot at goal or win a single header.
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With just 23 touches in 90 minutes, Mason was a peripheral figure, and his performance could have given new owner Jeff Shi of Fosun International food for thought, as he plots to bring in new signings to the Championship club.
Jeff Shi of Fosun International and Wolverhampton Wanderers owner
Wolves have been active in the transfer market and attempted to sign Derby County' Chris Martin last week, and are likely to target another striker before the transfer deadline at the end of the month.
Mason's display will have done little to persuade them otherwise, although it is questionable whether a new face will be added in time for the weekend's fixture away to Birmingham City.
Wolves' Joe Mason celebrates after he scores his sides first goal
Here is a look at how Wolves fans reacted on Twitter to Mason's performance...
And as for Mason leading the line, never again...ever #wwfc— Russ Cockburn (@Dwarfio) August 16, 2016
All for playing long ball when situation dictates, but pointless when taking the focal point of attack off. Mason never a target man. #wwfc— Paddy Day (@paddyday90) August 16, 2016
Nothing to be surprised at though only 2 diff players from last year in the starting 11 and Mason is the worst forward I've ever seen! #wwfc— Lewis Gittins (@MrLJGittins) August 16, 2016
Joe Mason is basically the second coming of Andy Keogh— Shawsson (@MatthewShaw1997) August 16, 2016
Frustrating night. players looked knackered. but we can NEVER have Joe Mason lead the line again! He's so poor, and Lee Evans also. bin— Jack... (@Jack88__) August 16, 2016