Vital Football

Latest Sheffield Wednesday News

Sturrock To Get Loan Funds

Sturrock To Get Loan Funds

Owls boss Paul Sturrock will be able to add to his squad in the battle against relegation after chairman Dave Allen announced he would personally fund laon deals.

Sturrock has been desperate to add players to his squad for weeks, and the problem was emphasised on Saturday when Wednesday took just 11 senior first team players down to Southampton - a game they lost 3-0.

Allen told the official SWFC site: ''The debt is under control and we are not willing to extend it. However I have spoken to Paul Sturrock today and, if he needs to bring in a couple of players, I will foot the wage bill out of my own pocket.''

The Owls chairman had previously refused to fund any more deals after his feud with fans group Wednesdayite continued when they refused to hand over their shares in exchange for money which would be put into the club.

But now he seems willing to help the Wednesday cause after seeing the side slump to three successive defeats and find themselves just five points away from the relegation trapdoor.


Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Nick
Date:Monday February 27 2006
Time: 6:23PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Articles

Stats: Cardiff City v Sheffield Wednesday

All the stats from Cardiff City (1) vs (1) Sheffield Wednesday, Cardiff City Stadium, 16/9/17 Att: 1,,137

2017 Non League Day Announced

One of the biggest events of the year to promote the Non League game will return for an eighth consecutive season during the next international break.

Officials - Cardiff v Sheffield Wednesday (16/9/17)

The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Cardiff City and Sheffield Wednesday this Saturday.

Shrewsbury Crowdfunder Campaign Extended - 14/9/17

Shrewsbury Town's crowdfunding appeal to install and trial rail seating in their South Stand has hit the £50,000 mark and has now been extended.

Archived Vital Wednesday Articles

Vital Wednesday articles from

Site Journalists

Tom Sellers
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Cardiff MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Westwood35%
Hunt0%
Lees16%
van Aken0%
Pudil0%
Lee0%
Jones0%
Bannan16%
Reach0%
Hooper33%
Fletcher0%
Sub - Wallace0%
Sub - Butterfield0%
Sub - Nuhiu0%
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)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.dooleys left leg2
The Vital Football Members League