Vital Football

Latest Sheffield Wednesday News

Owls Ease By Hartlepool

Owls Ease By Hartlepool

On-trial Ryan France made a shout for a permanent deal with Wednesday by scoring the second in the Owls' 2-0 friendly victory against Hartlepool United tonight.

France was on hand to double Wednesday's tally at Victoria Park after Marcus Tudgay - forever linked with a move to Burnley - had opened the scoring for Brian Laws' men.

Laws fielded a strong side for the trip to take on Chris Turner's men, and Wednesday were relatively comfortable in victory against a side that failed to trouble Lee Grant.

Frank Simek made an outing in defence but new signings Darren Purse and Tommy Miller were left out of the squad, which had a familiar feel to last season's line-up.

But Laws will have been pleased to give Francis Jeffers and Akpo Sodje run-outs in attack and will have been delighted to get the Owls' friendly matches back in England off to a winning start.

Wednesday: Grant, Simek, Spurr, Wood, Hinds, O'Connor, Potter, Gray, France, Tudgay, Jeffers. Subs: O'Donnell, Buxton, Beevers, Sodje, Esajas, McAllister, Boden, Clarke.



For the very latest Championship odds

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

Writer:Nick
Date:Tuesday July 21 2009
Time: 10:06PM

Comments

0
Sounds promising, although I still think we need a goalscorer desperately! and time is running out! come on BL!
Danigol_10_SWFC
22/07/2009 09:01:00
0
Could not agree more
robc
22/07/2009 09:10:00
0
as long as it isnt Lee Hughes as the Mirror reports.
GameBurton07
22/07/2009 12:35:00
0
Lee Hughes has signed for Notts County phew that was a close one.
ecco owl
22/07/2009 19:22:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Adams Turns Professional

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Articles

Twitter Reaction: Owls Sink On South Coast

We look at the best of your tweets following Sheffield Wednesday's game against Brighton and Hove Albion.

Audio & Comments - Lees 'Big Clubs Don't Do This'

Lees wasn't happy with the Owls going down in the manner they did at Brighton

Audio & Comments - Reaction to Owls Bizarre Loss At Brighton

Owls lost, but that's not the whole story

Stats: Brighton v Sheffield Wednesday

All the stats from Brighton (2) vs (1) Sheffield Wednesday, Amex Stadium, 20/1/17 Att: 27,162

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)

Abdi, Sell or Stay?
Suggested By: Vital Wednesday
Sell, Cash in...50%
Stay, we need depth0%
Don't know, not seen enough of him! 50%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Newcastle 27 19 1 7 58 33
2 Brighton 26 17 6 3 57 24
3 Huddersfield 27 15 4 8 49 2
4 Leeds Utd 27 15 3 9 48 10
5 Reading 26 14 4 8 46 2
6 Sheff Wed 27 13 6 8 45 5
7 Derby County 27 12 7 8 43 6
8 Barnsley 27 12 5 10 41 5
9 Fulham 26 10 10 6 40 13
10 Norwich 27 12 4 11 40 5
11 Preston 27 11 7 9 40 3
12 Birmingham 27 9 10 8 37 -5
13 Aston Villa 27 8 12 7 36 1
14 Ipswich 27 9 7 11 34 -5
15 Brentford 27 9 6 12 33 -1
16 Cardiff 26 9 6 11 33 -9
17 Q.P.R. 27 9 6 12 33 -11
18 Wolves 27 8 8 11 32 -3
19 Forest 27 8 6 13 30 -7
20 Bristol City 27 8 3 16 27 -4
21 Wigan 27 6 7 14 25 -8
22 Burton 27 6 7 14 25 -11
23 Blackburn 27 6 7 14 25 -12
24 Rotherham 27 4 4 19 16 -33
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Results (view all)

Sheffield Wednesday Fixtures (view all)

Jan 31 2017 7:45PM : Bristol City (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 3 2017 7:45PM : Wigan Athletic (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 10 2017 7:45PM : Birmingham City (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 14 2017 7:45PM : Blackburn Rovers (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 18 2017 3:00PM : Nottingham Forest (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 21 2017 7:45PM : Brentford (H)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.dooleys left leg6
2.swfcjambo6
3.Nobsworth1
4.CHOWLER1
Vital Football Comment