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Buxton Sidelined For Four Weeks

Wednesday have been dealt a blow with the news that defender Lewis Buxton will be sidelined for around four weeks through injury.

The former Stoke City man was taken off in the Owls' 2-1 victory over Plymouth Argyle at the weekend to be replaced with Frank Simek.

And Owls boss Alan Irvine has revealed that Buxton will be out of action for around a month, missing some key fixtures as Wednesday battle against relegation from the Championship.

American defender Simek is all set for a spell in the team after spending much time on the bench throughout this season so far.

The former Arsenal Academy product is a fans' favourite at Hillsborough but has suffered through numerous injuries recently.

And Wednesdayites will be hoping Simek comes through the four-week spell in tact, to regain the form that saw him on the brink of the USA national squad.




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Writer: Nick Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday February 3 2010

Time: 12:33PM

Your Comments

Come on Frankie! Win your rightful place back!
S12 OWL
yes this will give frankie a chance to prove himself and get back to the old frankie!
Wednesdayforlife
i hope frankie takes this chance and gets back into first team UTO
samh
I like Frankie alot, I am not sure hes the same player as he was but it be good to see him back. Buxton has done a good job. I know he got alot of stick and alot of that was under the tactics of Laws. Hes not a bad defender to be fair..Frankie is just that bit better going forward too in my opinion.
jamesc1905
HURRAYYYYYYYYYY!!!!!!!
supersibon
lets hope he takes his chance with both hands, tough one for his comeback
vic mobley
I have to say I think Buxton's done a solid enough job overall but it's going to be great to see Frankie back in the blue and white stripes and with a few games under his belt let's hope we see the Frankie we know and love bombing up and down the wing. USA USA USA!
SuperOwls
 

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