UK time is: 08:37:09
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Wednesday Old Boy Flying High

Grant Holt hit the headlines last night when he was named League Two Player Of The Year at the fourth Football League Awards in London.

The Shrewsbury Town striker (and former Owl) has netted 18 league goals so far this term, and a highlight of a sparkling season in front of goal came in a Trophy match vs. Wycombe in October, Holt blasting five of seven past the hapless Wanderers.

Since leaving Wednesday, Holt has had successful spells at Rochdale (above), Forest (where latterly he and Colin Calderwood never perhaps quite saw eye to eye) and now the Shrews. He never quite hit the heights at S6, but is terrorising defences in the lower leagues, and has a canny knack for scoring on debut. According to Four Four Two magazine, he's got a pretty good engine too: he covers more ground than anyone in the bottom two divisions.

Nice work, fella!




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



For the very latest Championship odds

Free 15 bet when you spend 5 on The New Football Pools

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

The Journalist

Writer: Auckland Owl Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday March 30 2009

Time: 9:00AM

Your Comments

jeez are we short on stories this week?!
Norman
jeez are we short on stories this week?!
Norman
Yes :)
Auckland Owl
Yes :)
Auckland Owl
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Articles

Stats: Forest v Wednesday (Wednesday April 9 2014)

Forest 3-3 Wednesday (Wednesday April 9 2014)

Preview: Forest v Owls (Tuesday April 8 2014)

Madine makes Carlisle return on loan (Thursday March 27 2014)

Palmer pleased to pen new Owls deal (Wednesday March 26 2014)

Wednesday 1-0 Brighton (Wednesday March 26 2014)

Madine set for loan move (Monday March 24 2014)

Loan man Best loving Hillsborough life (Wednesday March 19 2014)

McCabe joins Portsmouth on loan (Tuesday March 18 2014)

Archived Articles

List All Vital Wednesday Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
12. Middlesbrough 42 14 16 12 10 58
13. Watford 41 14 15 12 16 57
14. Bolton 42 13 15 14 -2 54
15. Sheff Wed 42 12 14 16 0 50
16. Leeds Utd 42 14 8 20 -9 50
17. Huddersfield 42 12 10 20 -9 46
18. Birmingham 41 11 10 20 -10 43

Breaking League News

Cherries host Sheffield Wednesday
Bournemouth : 16/04/2014 08:20:00
O'Kane: We can still do it
Bournemouth : 16/04/2014 08:06:00
Any Previous? - Latics v Reading
Wigan : 16/04/2014 08:00:00
LUFC On This Day - April 16th
Leeds Utd : 16/04/2014 07:15:00
Meet The Ref - Latics v Reading - Craig Pawson
Wigan : 16/04/2014 07:00:00
Royals back in play-offs with Foxes point
Reading : 16/04/2014 03:40:00
Rumour Mill-How Loe Can You Get?
Burnley : 15/04/2014 21:00:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Should the Owls give Gary Madine another chance?
Suggested By:  
Yes 85%
No 15%