Vital Football

Latest Sheffield Wednesday News

Clarke's Christmas KO

Clarke's Christmas KO

Wednesday's in-form striker Leon Clarke will miss the Owls entire Christmas fixture programme in a fresh blow to boss Brian Laws.

The former Wolves man had been in the form of his career at Hillsborough, making him one of the first names down on the team sheet in recent weeks.

But Clarke is now set for two more weeks on the sidelines with a hamstring injury which forced him to miss the Owls' 2-0 defeat at Cardiff City at the weekend.

Laws told the Sheffield Star: 'It's been horrendous but we just have to get on with it and we're not going to use injuries as a excuse,' he said.

'No matter what condition we are in, what we put out there is still good enough to get a result, and I expect us to go out there and win the game.'

Youngster Nathan Modest, who bagged his Owls league debut on Saturday, is another doubt for Saturday, but Laws could be boosted with the return of Francis Jeffers.

Win FREE pizza with Vital Football!
Select your team and get 50% off if they score twice.
www.papajohns.co.uk/football



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

Writer:Nick
Date:Tuesday December 23 2008
Time: 11:13AM

Comments

0
com'on Jeffers, all we want for Christmas is a goal, oh and a win, oh and another goal, oh and a huge investment package finally in place and happening, not too much to ask is it??
Brighton Owl
23/12/2008 13:20:00
0
why are we so unlucky with injuries? its unreal
Norman
24/12/2008 03:54:00
0
Could do with him back now after the last two performances. Very poor Wednesday. Should have been at least 4 points not one (Blackpool & Coventry)
will it ever happen
28/12/2008 19:45:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Articles

Reasons Why #swfc Must Not Overlook the Match At Wolves

Dead rubber? No, it's still important for the fans, coaches and the players

Do Wednesday Want Any - Premier League Free Transfers?

As the summer nears and players contracts come to an end, should Wednesday be interested in any of the following free transfers?

Video - Highlights of Wednesday's Win Over Cardiff City

Watch all the highlights within and share your thoughts in the comments section

Wednesday Beat Bluebirds To Seal Playoff Place

#CarlosHadADream rang out as Wednesday players, staff and fans finally secured a spot in the end of season playoffs with an impressive 3-0 win over Cardiff City. Try as Dave Jones, the Welsh media and

Archived Vital Wednesday Articles

Vital Wednesday articles from

Site Journalists

Ed Jepson
Editor email
Profile
Josh Alex Caddick
no email
Profile
Greg Pursehouse
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Should Wednesday rest Forestieri against Wolves?
Suggested By: Vital Wednesday
Yes, keep him fresh!95%
No, let's go for fifth spot!5%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Middlesbrough 45 26 10 9 88 32
2 Burnley 44 24 15 5 87 33
3 Brighton 44 24 15 5 87 30
4 Hull City 45 23 11 11 80 30
5 Derby County 44 21 14 9 77 24
6 Sheff Wed 45 19 17 9 74 22
7 Cardiff 45 17 16 12 67 5
8 Ipswich 45 17 15 13 66 1
9 Birmingham 45 16 14 15 62 4
10 Brentford 45 18 8 19 62 1
11 Preston 45 15 16 14 61 0
12 Leeds Utd 45 14 16 15 58 -8
13 Q.P.R. 44 13 18 13 57 0
14 Wolves 45 13 16 16 55 -6
15 Blackburn 45 12 16 17 52 -2
16 Reading 45 13 13 19 52 -5
17 Forest 45 12 16 17 52 -5
18 Bristol City 45 13 13 19 52 -16
19 Huddersfield 45 13 12 20 51 -7
20 Rotherham 45 13 10 22 49 -14
21 Fulham 45 11 15 19 48 -14
R Charlton 45 9 13 23 40 -37
R MK Dons 45 9 12 24 39 -29
R Bolton 45 5 15 25 30 -39
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Results (view all)

Sheffield Wednesday Fixtures (view all)

May 7 2016 12:30PM : Wolverhampton Wanderers (a)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.dooleys left leg1