Vital Football

Latest Sheffield Wednesday News

Owls' Jeffers Linked With Rovers

Owls' Jeffers Linked With Rovers

Wednesday striker Francis Jeffers has been linked with a move to Doncaster Rovers in this morning's media reports.

The former Everton and Arsenal man has endured a tough time in the famous blue and white stripes since moving to Hillsborough from Blackburn Rovers.

And according to Sky Sports News and The Sun, the 'fox in the box' is a target for Championship rivals Doncaster, with a figure believed to be around £500,000 mentioned.

But, contrary to the reports, Owls boss Brian Laws has revealed that he could be bringing Jeffers back into the Owls' starting line-up for the trip to Newcastle United tomorrow night.

Wednesday are already down on numbers in attack, and although a decent fee could tempt the Owls to sell, an offer needs to be forthcoming sooner rather than later, with the Owls keen to use any incoming cash to bolster their squad ahead of the transfer deadline.






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

Writer:Nick
Date:Tuesday August 18 2009
Time: 9:51AM

Comments

0
Normally I would say that 500 thousand is a great offer and we should take it. Right now, I can't see that we can let him go unless we can bring someone in!
dobby1
18/08/2009 10:09:00
0
SELL!!!
Danigol_10_SWFC
18/08/2009 10:10:00
0
take the money, ONLY if we use it to replace him. having 3 strikers (only one of which is fit) + JJ will get us nowhere
charmer
18/08/2009 10:10:00
0
SELL SELL SELL SELL we could replace him with me and score more
mansfieldowl
18/08/2009 10:21:00
0
Same here, i'd bag 25 goals a season haha.
Danigol_10_SWFC
18/08/2009 10:24:00
0
I would've normally defended the lad, as I do for the rest of the players and the club as a whole. But I think his goalscoring record has been, shall we say, less than disappointing... With the wages he's on and his obvious injury proneness, I say get rid... Use the money for Billy Sharp.
Carbone's Padawan
18/08/2009 10:35:00
0
Wonder if thats why they kept him out on Saturday? Didn't want to get him injured?
CLIFFANDJ
18/08/2009 10:51:00
0
£uk Billy Sharp hes a piggy fan and turned us dwn to go to piggy lane defo dnt want him.
ollyowl70
18/08/2009 11:45:00
0
Im in the selling boat!!! get a decent fee and use the money to bring in someone like Kevin Phillips (not sayin him but someone like him) NOT Billy Sharp though i agree with Ollyowl70!!
Bognor_Owl
18/08/2009 12:17:00
0
Anyone know when he's out of contract? I say sell - he's had enough time to prove himself and he's no come up with the goods!
SuperOwls
18/08/2009 12:29:00
Page 1/5
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Articles

Vital Pre-Match - Carlos 'Picking 18 Is Near Impossible'

Carlos welcomes selection headache with stars returning

Vital Pre-Match - Carlos 'Picking 18 Is Near Impossible'

Carlos welcomes selection headache with stars returning

Vital Pre-Match - Bannan Loves The Competition At S6

Pushing for places is paying off for Carlos states Bannan

Team News: Ipswich vs. Owls

We preview the teams for Wednesday's latest fixture against the Tractor Boys.

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)

Who'll miss out on the Playoffs?
Suggested By: Vital Wednesday
Leeds88%
Reading3%
Fulham6%
Wednesday3%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
P Brighton 44 28 8 8 92 35
P Newcastle 44 27 7 10 88 40
3 Huddersfield 44 25 6 13 81 3
4 Reading 44 24 7 13 79 1
5 Sheff Wed 44 23 9 12 78 15
6 Fulham 44 21 13 10 76 27
7 Leeds Utd 44 22 7 15 73 14
8 Norwich 44 19 9 16 66 12
9 Brentford 44 18 9 17 63 12
10 Derby County 44 17 12 15 63 2
11 Preston 44 16 13 15 61 2
12 Aston Villa 44 16 13 15 61 0
13 Cardiff 44 16 11 17 59 -2
14 Barnsley 44 15 12 17 57 0
15 Wolves 44 15 10 19 55 -3
16 Ipswich 44 13 16 15 55 -6
17 Bristol City 44 14 9 21 51 -6
18 Burton 44 13 12 19 51 -12
19 Q.P.R. 44 14 8 22 50 -12
20 Forest 44 13 9 22 48 -11
21 Birmingham 44 11 14 19 47 -22
22 Blackburn 44 10 15 19 45 -15
23 Wigan 44 10 11 23 41 -16
R Rotherham 44 5 6 33 21 -58
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)

Apr 29 2017 3:00PM : Ipswich Town (a)
Sky Bet Championship
May 7 2017 12:00PM : Fulham (H)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.dooleys left leg4
Vital Football Comment