Vital Football

Latest Sheffield Wednesday News

Wembley For Owls' Old Boys

Wembley For Owls' Old Boys

With all respect, the League Two play-offs may not whet the appetite for Owls' fans - but today's clash between Bury and Shrewsbury had four former Wednesday players involved.

Steve Haslam, Brian Barry-Murphy, Graham Coughlan and Grant Holt were all involved in today's second leg clash between Bury and the Shrews at Gigg Lane, which Shrewsbury won on penalties.

That means Grant Holt and Graham Coughlan, both first team regulars for Paul Simpson's Town side are set for an appearance at Wembley later this month in the play-off final.

Barry-Murphy was on the scoresheet for the hosts, opening the spot kick scoring after Shrewsbury scored a late goal to level the aggregate scores in normal time.

There could be more former Owls making the trip to the League Two play-off final, with Rory McArdle part of the Rochdale side that takes on Gillingham tonight.



For the very latest Championship odds

For massive weekly jackpots - Play the Football Pools Online

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

Writer:Nick
Date:Sunday May 10 2009
Time: 3:14PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Articles

Carlos Comments: 'We Were Given The Green Light'

Carlos opens up and tells Dom Howson of the Star that they were close to bringing in a new face last week.

Carlos Comments: 'Good Players Are Expensive'

Carlos's comments on summer transfers and pre-Donny covered here!

Vital Wednesday Summer Fan Interviews - James Marriott

James Marriott is next up against our Summer Fan Interviews...

AFCON Boost For League Sides From 2019

Changes to the African Cup of Nations have provided Premier League teams with a boost from the season of 2018/19.

Archived Vital Wednesday Articles

Vital Wednesday articles from

Site Journalists

Ed Jepson
Editor email
Profile
Tom Sellers
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Priority of signings needed?
Suggested By: Vital Wednesday
Central Defenders71%
Full Backs3%
Wingers13%
Offering Semedo new deal13%
None of them!0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Results (view all)

Sheffield Wednesday Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.dooleys left leg4
2.swfcjambo1
Write for Vital Football