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Owls Target Signs For Blades

Owls Target Signs For Blades

Wednesday target Ryan France has turned down an offer from the Owls and made a shock switch to rivals Sheffield United today.

The former Hull City man was all set to make a move to S6 permanent after impressing on trial, and in pre-season matches in Malta and at Hartlepool United.

But after receiving a contract offer from the Owls this week, France has turned down the opportunity to play at Hillsborough in favour of a move to Kevin Blackwell's men.

And the move's sure to guarantee the versatile midfielder a tough time when he comes up against Wednesday this season.

It's also thought Plymouth Argyle were interested in the experienced 28-year-old, but Sheffield-born France is set to stay in his hometown with the red and white side of Sheffield.

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Date:Friday July 24 2009
Time: 2:12PM


24/07/2009 14:21:00
lol i knew it, do they actually have they're own scouting sysytem or constantly offer our targets more money, are they really that bitter? seems ridiculous, oh well hes a crock anyway a decent crock but still a crock
24/07/2009 14:25:00
it's actually getting to the stage where it's funny now. France isn't even that good. I'd have taken him as a squad player but nothing more. Thanks Kev
24/07/2009 14:30:00
ha ha luv it - big brother syndrome strikes again!! its only natural that when we came in for him he was going to snub you lot. (reality check)??
24/07/2009 14:31:00
Hahahaha!! What a joke that is, your welcome to him Bluntsforlife, he would have been nothing more than a squad player here. Chin up.
24/07/2009 14:33:00
play 1 game then crocked cruicate out for year,i say well done brian and the medical team for spotting the problem the blunts r welcome to him 6goals in 120 games speaks for it self
carlton owl
24/07/2009 14:42:00
he probably knows he won't get into the team at S6 as much as pigville, poor old billy blunts!
24/07/2009 14:51:00
BFL, you're the smaller brother with more pocket money, that needs putting back in his place twice a season.
24/07/2009 14:52:00
joke we p*ss about not knowing if we will offer the kid a contract then he ****s off to pig**** lane, and same with a striker problem we will end up with a no hoper from some Latvian 6th division club who couldn’t hit a PIGS arse with a stick on loan for 3 months. As for bluntforlife you KN*ber big brother well mate your are just like big brother **** with no one watching you are a joke pal. You can have France along with that joke Billy Blunt.
24/07/2009 16:16:00
ill be very suprised if we add anybody else to the squad(well anybody that will make a difference to the side) before the season starts---same old wednesday--1 big joke!!
24/07/2009 16:22:00
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