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El Tri’s Jimenez the hero of Wolves win

Wolverhampton Wanderers v Slovan Bratislava - UEFA Europa League - Group K - Molineux

Wolverhampton Wanderers’ Raul Jimenez (left) celebrates scoring his side’s first goal of the game with teammate Patrick Cutrone Wolverhampton Wanderers v Slovan Bratislava - UEFA Europa League - Group K - Molineux 07-11-2019 . (Photo by Tim Goode/EMPICS/PA Images via Getty Images)

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Raul Jimenez made it two-for-two, scoring another match winner for Wolves against Slovan Bratislava in Europa League play.

The big, bad man headed home a deflected Adama Traore cross in the second of a dozen stoppage time minutes, giving Wolves a 1-0 win at the Molineux.

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Wolves are now on the precipice of the knockout rounds, a point back of leaders Braga. They sit five clear of third place Slovan Bratislava, who beat Besiktas despite a goal from USMNT winger Tyler Boyd.

Jimenez now has 12 goals and 3 assists in 21 matches this season.

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