UK time is: 07:12:26
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Purse Faces Up To Three Weeks Out

Wednesday captain Darren Purse is set for a spell of between two to three weeks on the sidelines through injury.

The former Cardiff City man picked up the injury in training on Thursday and will miss the trip to Reading next weekend.

Owls boss Alan Irvine will be keeping everything crossed that he returns for the next match on home soil against Leciester City in two weeks' time.

He told the official SWFC website: 'He got injured in the early stages of training on Thursday. It looks like he will be out for two or three weeks.'

Purse missed yesterday's home defeat against Ipswich Town and his absence will be a blow to the Owls given Purse's upturn in form in recent weeks.

James O'Connor will take the captain's armband while Purse is out, while new signing Eddie Nolan is expected to get a first team debut against Reading after signing on-loan from Preston.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



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

The Journalist

Writer: Nick Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday February 21 2010

Time: 3:49PM

Your Comments

shame, as of late hes probably been our best defender, nolan NEEDS to start.
supersibon
Yeah agree.
jamesc1905
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Articles

Gray Confirms He Wants Loan Extensions (Friday December 19 2014)

Gray Speaks Ahead Of Fulham (Friday December 19 2014)

Gray Not Ruling Out Striker Return (Friday December 19 2014)

Fulham v Wednesday - How Will It Go? (Friday December 19 2014)

Coke Set For New Year Return (Thursday December 18 2014)

Don't Give Madine Away (Thursday December 18 2014)

Palmer One Off Career Milestone (Wednesday December 17 2014)

Permanent Deal In The Offing For McGugan (Wednesday December 17 2014)

Maghoma Wants First Team Spot Back (Wednesday December 17 2014)

Wednesday Interest In Morais? (Wednesday December 17 2014)

Archived Sheffield Wednesday Articles

List All Vital Wednesday Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
10. Charlton 21 6 12 3 1 30
11. Cardiff 21 8 6 7 0 30
12. Wolves 21 8 6 7 -7 30
13. Sheff Wed 21 6 10 5 -1 28
14. Fulham 21 7 4 10 -8 25
15. Birmingham 21 6 7 8 -9 25
16. Reading 21 7 4 10 -10 25

Breaking League News

Team News: Blackpool v Bournemouth
Blackpool : 20/12/2014 07:11:00
Latics v Rotherham - Big Game Preview
Wigan : 20/12/2014 06:00:00
Malky Mackay Speaks About The 'Football Truce'
Wigan : 19/12/2014 23:50:00
The Derby Preview
Norwich : 19/12/2014 23:22:00
What The Bosses Say - Latics v Rotherham United
Wigan : 19/12/2014 22:47:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Fulham v Wednesday
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Fulham win 20%
Draw 40%
Wednesday win 40%