Sunday Mirror (Northern Ireland) - - Sports - BY NEIL MOX­LEY

NUNO ESPIR­ITO SANTO has chal­lenged Wolves to go “be­yond their lim­its” against a team he re­gards as one of the world’s best.

The Por­tuguese boss (right) is un­der no il­lu­sion about the size of the task fac­ing his side at the Eti­had to­mor­row night.

After de­feat­ing Liver­pool and then scor­ing 16 goals in two cup ties, any talk of a blip af­fect­ing Pep Guardi­ola’s side has been si­lenced. And, al­though Wolves have taken points from five of the Big Six this sea­son — and beat Liver­pool in the FA Cup — Nuno says he can take no con­fi­dence after the last two meet­ings be­tween Wolves and City were draws in 90 min­utes.

He said: “Wait­ing in front of us is one of the best teams in the world.

“They try to un­bal­ance you with the amount of qual­ity play­ers they have. So if you want to be

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