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Owls' Relegation Round-Up

Owls' Relegation Round-Up

Wednesday will be wanting to keep their fate in their own hands with three points from Blackpool today, but a little help from elsewhere would't go amiss either.

Leicester City remain the third and final team in the Championship bottom three, while the Owls' also leapfrogged Coventry City on goal difference following their 1-1 draw with Plymouth Argyle on Monday night.

But Wednesday fans could well be left in limbo with Ian Holloway's Foxes side making the trip for a 'relegation six pointer' to Oakwell to face Barnsley - who are also in relegation trouble following their defeat to Hull City in midweek.

Barnsley could well be safe should they defeat the Foxes, while a win for Wednesday could potentially put the Owls four points ahead of the Foxes going in to the final two matches of the season - which includes a trip to the Walkers Stadium.

Coventry City face the easiest tie on paper, a trip to already-relegated Colchester City giving the Sky Blues the chance of a vital victory, although Chris Coleman's teams often struggle to perform away from home for one reason or another.

Owls fans will certainly be looking for a U's win in that one.

Southampton also sit just a point above Wednesday going in to this weekend's games, adn face Burnely at St Mary's, while Norwich City may not yet be safe with 52 points as they face a tough clash at home to West Brom. Two away wins will do nicely there.

The possibilities are endless for the Championship matches at the bottom this weekend, but one thing's for sure - an Owls win will do Brian Laws' men the world of good going in to the final two matches of the campaign.

Writer:Nick
Date:Saturday April 19 2008
Time: 11:00AM

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COME ON WEDNESDAY
mick66owl
19/04/2008 14:50:00
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we're down, simple as
johnnywalker69
19/04/2008 16:59:00
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i agree think we have just been relegated can see us getting a result anywhere now
Barton6435
19/04/2008 17:00:00
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we're a bag of nerves, typical wednesday! there's as much chance of us being taken over than us winning at leicester, and we wont win norwich last game
johnnywalker69
19/04/2008 17:01:00
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we are definitely down now. What a shambles!
CLIFFANDJ
19/04/2008 17:01:00
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Awful just Awful, dont know what else I can say just feel so deflated. Just think that at this point of the seaon theres too many players (loans) who know that win or lose they are safe in the mind that they back at their respectable clubs at end of season and they can leave all this sh#*t behind Songo biggest example of this today !!! If we go down this year we can only blame ourselves we had the chances to get outa this mess and we made a hash of them. Awful !!
stevebooker
19/04/2008 17:07:00
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If songo'o starts at leicester next week then there's something seriously wrong!
johnnywalker69
19/04/2008 17:09:00
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i said as soon as sean macca got injured then that was it for us..we just dont have a midfield!..there is still hope but i fear it is swfc rip yet again!
WORKSOP..OWL
19/04/2008 17:13:00
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if we go down and the takeover dissapears like i think it will i just hope we dont go into administration. And will the boards stick with laws?
Barton6435
19/04/2008 17:20:00
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the board forced laws to sell brunt and whelan and bought in a load of poor loan signings if any body goes the board should and why should we pay more money next year to watch league 1 football iam of to church in morning for one last throw of the dice how the hell did we get into this mess again.
beverley owl
19/04/2008 17:29:00
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