The Italian was sacked by the Championship club after they dropped to 18th in the league.
Despite a bad run of results in the last few weeks there is room for optimism at Molineux - especially with the strike force they have at their disposal.
We reveal the stand-out performers across the Midlands this weekend - including four Nottingham Forest players, and stars from West Brom, Wolverhampton Wanderers and Stoke City.
Wolverhampton Wanderers failed to win against Aston Villa in the Championship at the weekend.
The forward has made an excellent start to life with Wolverhampton Wanderers.
The forward has missed the Championship side's last two games with injury.
Before this evening's Championship contest between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Norwich City, we examine three key battles that could sway the result.
Jon Dadi Bodvarsson and Kortney Hause missed Wolverhampton Wanderers' match last night through injury.
The Icelandic striker was impressive yet again.
Huddersfield Town beat Wolves 1-0 at the John Smith's Stadium in a Championship top-of-the-table clash thanks to former Wolves man Rajiv van La Parra.