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Owls Step Closer To Investment

Owls Step Closer To Investment

Wednesday have taken another step towards new investment in the club by appointing a special sports focussed investment bank in New York as advisors.

The bank, Inner Circle Sports LCC, have great experience in deals regarding investments in sports clubs from America, and the announcement heightens the rumours of invnesmtment coming from across the Atlantic.

As far as Wednesday fans are concerned, the appointment will give the Owls a better chance of attracting investment from North America, and comes on the back of rumours linking Canadian Jeff Mallett with the club at the weekend.

ICS were responsible for the recent investments involving Aston Villa and Liverpool and are one of the leading companies in America for seeing through sports-based transactions.

Wednesday chairman Lee Strafford recently made a trip to America, with discussions involving Inner Circle Sports likely to have gone ahead.

The move can only be seen as a positive step towards investment and is another move forwards from Lee Strafford and Nick Parker to gaining fresh investment at S6.



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Writer:Nick
Date:Tuesday June 2 2009
Time: 10:02AM

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Just a quote that made me laugh..."It's all or nothing for Sheffield United...they must score in the next five minutes to draw level and if they fail to do so, they cannot blame Carlos Tevez for this." Jim Proudfoot commentating for Talksport on the Championship play-off final.
SuperOwls
02/06/2009 10:35:00
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if u can't beat 'em join 'em!! success is almost impossible nowadays without some cash
Norman
02/06/2009 14:50:00
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absolute fact is - you are still the poor relations by a mile. if the tevez saga happened to you how would you lot react - especially with the consiquences that occured???? come on you can't blame us for the way we have gone about all of this - any club would have done the same you set of jealous muppets!! noticed our season ticket sales are still double your and you have free kids to - ha ha ha ha just waiting for all the lame excuses coming flying in!!
bladesforlife1889
02/06/2009 17:52:00
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still spouting *****e PFL. sold your season ticket yet? time to face up to reality you rich neighbours have blown it big style by missing promotion you are now going to go backwards whereas us poor relations are still moving in the right direction.next season will be very interesting indeed.
Dubai-Owl
02/06/2009 18:29:00
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BFL can you tell me with the tevez affair why didnt charlton and watford take action against westham and the FA over tevez?
aussie2005
02/06/2009 20:42:00
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they were already down you absolute tail end!! get a ******** grip. you know we were absolutey robbed and the decent wendy ites even admit it.
bladesforlife1889
02/06/2009 21:04:00
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sold your season ticket yet?
wesp
03/06/2009 00:29:00
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I thought you were taking a year off from the Blunts, bfl.. could you do us a bloody favour and take a year off this site too?
Auckland Owl
03/06/2009 03:24:00
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So its ok taking 3 points of W.H.U at bumhole lane, nothing was said about any legal action at this point, got the mardies on when Wigan beat you, then you all started stamping your trotters saying its not fair we've not stayed up, but everybody knows why you did'nt stay up, because you were simply not good enough face facts you piggy b*s*ard.
ecco owl
03/06/2009 16:18:00
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pfl you tit we all know even you! that you went down because you were crap your not prem standard i know that were not but come on m8 you cant still be going on about tevez face facts were both staying were we are for the time being
HorburyOwl
03/06/2009 18:12:00
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