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Comeback for Hunt

STEPHEN HUNT hopes that his injury nightmare is over after the Wolves man made his first appearance in four months for the club.

Hunt, 31, had been sidelined by a hip injury which required surgery but the Waterford man remained focused on winning back his place in the Wolves side and made his comeback on Saturday, as a second-half sub in a 2-1 home defeat against Blackpool.

Wolves boss Dean Saunders said Hunt worked extra-hard in training last week to make sure he was fit for action.

"He can't cruise and take it easy -- five minutes into the training session on Tuesday, he was sprinting the length of the pitch in a counter-attack," added the boss. "I was cringing watching him, thinking 'Steady on, it's your first day back'," said Saunders. "You can't hold him back."

Meanwhile, Wolves have been linked with a move for Swindon striker James Collins.

The 22-year-old Irishman has caught the eye after scoring 13 goals in 30 games for Swindon this season.