Vital Football

Latest Sheffield Wednesday News

Owls Eye Johnson Move

Owls Eye Johnson Move

Wednesday have been linked with Middlesbrough winger Adam Johnson to bolster their hopes of Championship survival according to media reports over the last couple of days.

The 20-year-old has spent a fruitful three-month spell at Watford, getting rave reviews from boss Aidy Boothroyd in the process, but is unable to go back to Vicarage Road on a loan deal with three months the maximum allowed stay.

And Johnson, down the pecking order under Middlesbrough boss Gareth Southgate, has attracted the interest of a number of Championship clubs including the Owls, Burnley, Wolves and Crystal Palace.

The player failed to make an impact during a loan spell with Leeds United in October 2006 but could well be seen as the man to help the Owls avoid the drop this season.

Wednesday boss Brian Laws has been forced to let some of his current squad depart to make way for incoming loan players, but that could all change with the current takeover talk around the club.

Writer:Nick
Date:Tuesday February 26 2008
Time: 10:28AM

Comments

0
yea i was... would give johnson a kick up the arse..... but better teams afetr him so that aint gonna happen!! where's chris eagles??
FUTURES BLUE N WHITE
26/02/2008 10:32:00
0
Where he should be.. away from S6.
Auckland Owl
26/02/2008 10:39:00
0
Johnson is left sided which is what we need with O'Brien and Esajas out. Move Small ova to the right
WorksopsNumber1
26/02/2008 10:54:00
0
if he improves the side, then get him in and let us climb that bloody table!! agreed auckland, away from S6
dbblue
26/02/2008 10:59:00
0
Don't know much about this guy but I'm inclined to agree with Futures about other club wanting him.
Disgruntled Owl
26/02/2008 11:08:00
0
Ive been mentioning this player to a few mates a couple of months ago. He's in the Brunty mold, and even played in Boro's cup run to the euro cup final. Come to think of it, didnt Brunt come from Boro too. Ive heard a quality loan signing would be in line with the takeover, I just hope it is Adam Johnson
Bigash
26/02/2008 12:26:00
0
Dont know nothing about him apart from good things to bad things!!
will it ever happen
26/02/2008 14:08:00
0
He would be a fantastic signing I think but I fear better teams might want him.
McQuaid-Owls
26/02/2008 15:08:00
0
Would like to see a pacey right back on loan until Frankie is back. Bobo was on the bench on Saturday so he can't be far from fitness. Anyone know what happened to Esajas? I know he's injured but I didn't hear how bad it was.
Disgruntled Owl
26/02/2008 16:16:00
0
somethign to do with his foot
boothe
26/02/2008 16:29:00
Page 1/2
  1. 1
  2. 2

Login to post a comment

Best of International Football News

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Articles

Instant Reactions - Sheffield Wednesday v Wolves (20/10/17)

Following today's clash between Sheffield Wednesday and Wolverhampton Wanderers, here are the instant reactions from both managers.

Stats: Sheffield Wednesday v Wolverhampton Wanderers

All the stats from Sheffield Wednesday (0) vs (1) Wolverhampton Wanderers, Hillsborough, 15/12/17 Att: 23,809

Sheffield Wednesday v Wolves - Team Sheets - 15-12-17

Sheffield Wednesday are at Hillsborough with Wolves the visitors for the latest Championship game.

EFL Winning Goals Of November - 2017

The EFL have now released the winners of the November Goal of the Month competition for the Championship, League One and League Two.

Sheffield Wednesday Archived Articles

Vital Wednesday articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Wednesday
Write For Vital Wednesday
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Wolves MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Wildsmith2%
Palmer16%
Loovens0%
van Aken0%
Fox0%
Wallace0%
Butterfield0%
Jones16%
Reach0%
Rhodes0%
Hooper16%
Sub - Lucas Joao0%
Sub - Nuhiu50%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Results (view all)

Sheffield Wednesday Fixtures (view all)

The Vital Football Members League