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Owls And Sky Blues Frozen Out

Wednesday's Championship clash with Coventry City tonight has been put back for a second time after a Hillsborough pitch inspection this lunchtime deemed the pitch frozen.

The Owls saw the original match with the Sky Blues abandoned due to a waterlogged pitch last year, and will now have to wait further to play their game in hand on their rivals after freezing weather thwarted the Hillsborough pitch.

The club had been using the under-soil heating since the weekend but mother nature came out on top, and Wednesday will be hoping the weather improves for Saturday's clash with Cardiff City at S6.

Further information on a new date for the match will be posted on the official SWFC website or right here at Vital Sheffield Wednesday.




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Writer: Nick Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday February 19 2008

Time: 12:56PM

Your Comments

Is this gonna cost me another fiver on top!!!
LP-OWL
shame cause cov are doing utter *****e at the mo and we could probably beat them, when we next play them they'll have Chris Coleman and new managers luck come into to play. Cardiff on sat what do you reckon the score will be?
Gilley21
bye time this one goes ahead it will have cost 50 just to watch. keep it up 5 a time
mick66owl
Coventry's confidence would have been low after the 5-0 hammering at the weekend and this would have been a great time to play them. Now they have just hired Coleman as there new manager he can get them motivated and start winning again. Just our luck, AGAIN!!
will it ever happen
get em playin wont do em any harm bunch off puffs
boothe
Would have rather played them tonight, though new manager probably watching so they'd want to impress. Chances are they'll be playing better when we finally play them. Our undersoil heating must be rubbish. For 'SWFC undersoil heating' read 'Two men with hairdryers'.
Disgruntled Owl
surely by the time quater to eight comes around the pitch would of thawed out, fecking useless club
smiggyswfc
it wouldnt smig because heating it aint been on
mick66owl
ive looked oiutside n its not icy nomore suns comin out
boothe
Called off because it`s a bit cold !!!!!!! Can anyone remember the time we had a team and a ground that we could be proud of ?
Handsworth Owl
 

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