The new Wolves goalkeeper, Rui Patricio, will wear shirt No. 11

New Wolves goalkeeper Rui Patricio will wear shirt No. 11 in Molineux in the future

New Wolves goalkeeper Rui Patricio will be 11th this season as position 1 remains vacant after Carl Ikeme's retirement

  • Goalkeeper Rui Patricio received the No 11 shirt from Wolves this season
  • The traditional No 1 has remained vacant after the retirement of Carl Ikeme
  • The record company Adama Traore will keep the n. ° 37 after the departure from Middlesbrough
  • Deadline for arrival Leander Dendoncker has the number 32 in the middle of the field

George Flood for Mailonline

New Wolves goalkeeper Rui Patricio will be in 11th place this season after the club opted to leave the traditional free number 1 after the retirement of Carl Ikeme.

The newly promoted wolves officially confirmed their number of Premier League squads on Friday, with Patricio pulling 11 and the other goalkeepers of the first team John Ruddy and Will Norris retaining their respective shirts 21 and 31.

Former No. 1 Ikeme announced his retirement from professional soccer last month after a one-year battle with acute leukemia.

New Wolves goalkeeper Rui Patricio will wear shirt No. 11 in Molineux in the future

New Wolves goalkeeper Rui Patricio will wear shirt No. 11 in Molineux in the future

The newly promoted wolves revealed their squad numbers for the return of the Premier League on Friday

The newly promoted wolves revealed their squad numbers for the return of the Premier League on Friday

The newly promoted wolves revealed their squad numbers for the return of the Premier League on Friday

The 32-year-old made more than 200 appearances in 18 years at Molineux and left him on the advice of his doctor, citing the cost that the treatment has had for my body & # 39;

"I want to be here for my children, my family and my friends," he said. "In the grand scheme of things with my life in danger, it's the minimum price I have to pay to spend the rest of my time with my family."

The Portuguese international Patricio wore a shirt n. 11th in white during the preseason in Wolves after arriving from Sporting Lisbon, where he was number 1 in the long term.

The decision to give it full time caused a lot of reaction in social networks, with a follower who said: "Touch of class that no guardian wears shirt number 1 and personally I like number 11 for our goalkeeper."

Another wrote: "A guard with 11 hurts my eyes, but a touch of class of the Wolves will roll tomorrow".

Meanwhile, record holder Adama Traore will wear the same number 37 he wore in Middlesbrough and the arrival of the day limit Leander Dendoncker will wear 32.

Newcomers Joao Moutinho and Jonny were assigned 28 and 19 respectively, while new forward Raúl Jiménez was entrusted with No. 9.

The number 1 shirt in Wolves has been vacant for this season after the retirement of Carl Ikeme

The number 1 shirt in Wolves has been vacant for this season after the retirement of Carl Ikeme

The number 1 shirt in Wolves has been vacant for this season after the retirement of Carl Ikeme

Helder Costa changes from 17 to 10 previously adorned by Joe Mason while teen midfielder Morgan Gibbs-White takes his old number.

The graduate of Bright Enobakhare Academy moves from 26 to 14, the shirt that used to belong to Michal Zyro.

Driven by a strong summer in the transfer market, the Lobos of Nuno Espirito Santo open their first high-flying campaign since 2012 at home against Everton on Saturday night.

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