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Karl Henry reacts to Ruben Neves heroics for Wolves

Ruben Neves of Wolverhampton Wanderers scores the equalising goal during the Premier League match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Manchester United at Molineux on August 19, 2019 in...

Ruben Neves scored for Wolverhampton Wanderers against Manchester United on Monday.

Ruben Neves of Wolverhampton Wanderers moves away from Paul Pogba during the Premier League match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Manchester United at Molineux on August 19, 2019 in...

Karl Henry has taken to Twitter to give his reaction to Ruben Neves’s goal for Wolverhampton Wanderers against Manchester United.

Wolves played out a 1-1 draw with United at the Molineux Stadium in the Premier League on Monday evening.

Anthony Martial put the Red Devils in the lead in the 27th minute, and Neves restored parity for the Wanderers with a stunning goal in the 55th minute.

 

Henry was following the match, and the 36-year-old former Wolves midfielder was impressed with the goal that 22-year-old Portugal international Neves - who is valued at €70 million (£63.98m) by the CIES Football Observatory - scored.

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Neves has been on the books of Wolves since 2017 when he joined from Portuguese giants FC Porto.

The 22-year-old is one of the best young midfielders in the Premier League and is a key figure in the current Wolves team.

Ruben Neves of Wolverhampton Wanderers celebrates after scoring a second half goal during the Premier League match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Manchester United at Molineux on...

According to WhoScored, Neves made 34 starts and one substitute appearance in the Premier League for Wolves last season, scoring four goals and providing three assists in the process.

Against United on Monday evening, the youngster took one shot which ended in a goal, had a pass accuracy of 70.2%, won one header, took 60 touches, and made two tackles, three interceptions and two clearances, according to WhoScored.

Karl Henry of Bolton Wanderers competes wit Diogo Jota of Wolverhampton Wanderers during the Sky Bet Championship match between Bolton Wanderers and Wolverhampton Wanderers at Macron...

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