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Low Sales For Watford Clash

Wednesday have announced ticket sales of just 15,000 for the home areas for the Owls' crucial clash against Watford on Wednesday night.

As things stand, the gate could well be the lowest of the season at Hillsborough with the Hornets expected to bring a following less than 1,000.

It's disappointing for a match which is so crucial to Wednesday's season, one which could well go a long way to deciding whether the Owls will be playing Championship or League 1 football next term.

Just 1,000 home tickets had been bought on top of the season ticket holders as of Tuesday afternoon.

More fans are expected to buy on the gate and boss Alan Irvine is hoping for a strong support for the vital clash, which kicks off at 7.45pm.

'Without question this is a massive game for us,' Irvine told the official SWFC website.

'The players know that, I know that, the staff know that and the fans know that. Watford will know that as well and they will be thinking that if they can win at Hillsborough they will open up a nice gap between us and them but if we win we will see it as a big step forward for us.'

Tickets are available from just 16 for the game and can be bought online at

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Writer: Nick Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday March 23 2010

Time: 6:13PM

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23/03/2010 19:39:00

would rather have 15,000 wednesdayites than any amount of you t*ats!
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23/03/2010 21:17:00

pigforlife lets see what your attendances are next season after you fail to get in the playoffs......................anyway dont you lot have a car park to be protesting in wouldnt think you had time to be on here
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23/03/2010 22:09:00

If Utd only got 15k turn up they'd look to blame someone and want to sue!
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24/03/2010 15:14:00


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