UK time is: 23:26:48
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Owls Close In On Carson

Owls boss Paul Sturrock is close to wrapping up a deal to bring Liverpool 'keeper Scott Carson to Hillsborough on a season-long loan later this week.

Sturrock told the official SWFC site he was hoping to secure his third signing of the summer later this week - and Carson is said to be the man in talks with the Owls boss.

The former Leeds United stopper spent two months between the sticks at Hillsborough last season and played a major part in the Owls survival in the Championship. Wednesday lost just once during Carson's stay at the club.

Wednesday may face competition from Championship rivals Cardiff City after they expressed an interest in Carson last week.

Carson, who was called up to to the England squad as standby goalkeeper for this summer's World Cup Finals in Germany, is currently third choice at Anfield behind Jose Reina and Jerzy Dudek.

Liverpool boss Rafa Benitez wants to see Carson gain some much needed first team experience at Championship level before breaking into the first team at the Merseyside club.

Keep checking Vital Sheffield Wednesday for updates Scott Carson throughout the week!




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:Wednesday May 24 2006

Time: 12:55PM

Your Comments

he's great GK
green giant 12
Would be the signing of the season in my opinion. And who knows, if we do well we could end up signing a great prospect. The defence should surely be one of the better in the division.
welshyowl
I just hope we go out our way for him as much as we did when he was on loan, and Im pretty sure he'll choose us over anyone else if so.
newman87
I've my fingers and just about everything else crossed, the most important signing of the summer for us.
robc
all the ground work as been layed down by the clubs previous treatment of him and wednesdays form towards the end of the season, this would be a very good sign of the clubs future
wednesday4europe
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Articles

Wednesday 1-0 Reading (Sunday September 21 2014)

Bumper crowd set for Reading clash (Friday September 19 2014)

Birmingham 0-2 Wednesday (Tuesday September 16 2014)

Owls sign former Real Madrid midfielder (Monday September 1 2014)

Owls handed Manchester City cup clash (Thursday August 28 2014)

Wednesday await League Cup draw (Wednesday August 27 2014)

Gray: Owls good value for cup triumph (Wednesday August 27 2014)

Report: Burnley 0-1 Wednesday (Wednesday August 27 2014)

Owls out to maintain momentum in cup (Tuesday August 26 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
3. Wolves 8 5 2 1 5 17
4. Watford 8 5 1 2 7 16
5. Middlesbrough 8 5 0 3 6 15
6. Sheff Wed 8 4 3 1 4 15
7. Ipswich 8 4 2 2 4 14
8. Charlton 8 3 5 0 3 14
9. Derby County 8 3 4 1 5 13

Breaking League News

RECORD DISAPPOINTMENT FOR BORO
Middlesbrough : 23/09/2014 23:08:00
Middlesbrough : 23/09/2014 22:48:00
Cellino doesn't know why he has appointed Milanic
Leeds Utd : 23/09/2014 21:56:00
Bournemouth : 23/09/2014 21:52:00
Cardiff : 23/09/2014 21:50:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

How Will Wednesday do this season?
Suggested By:  
Top 2 16%
Play-offs 25%
Mid-table 53%
Relegation scrap 5%
Relegated 1%