Vital Football

Latest Sheffield Wednesday News

Owls To Face Wilson's Swindon Next Term

Owls To Face Wilson's Swindon Next Term

Wednesday will come up against former player and manager Danny Wilson and his Swindon Town side next season after Millwall gained promotion via the League One play-offs today.

Millwall skipper Paul Robinson scored the decisive goal against the Robins in the first half as Kenny Jackett's men secured promotion to the Championship at a packed Wembley.

It means the Owls will be up against Swindon Town home and away next season, and possibly facing three former Owls in the process.

Danny Wilson, now manager of Swindon, and players David Lucas and Jon-Paul McGovern have been integral to the Robins' impressive season and are likely to continue in their respective roles next season.

Wednesday will wait to see who wins in tomorrow's League Two play-off final between Rotherham United and Dagenham and Redbridge before knowing the complete line-up of opponents for 2010-11.



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

Writer:Nick
Date:Saturday May 29 2010
Time: 5:12PM

Comments

0
Could do with Swindon releasing JP McGovern! If he's still doing well why did we ever let him go?
10goalpayne
29/05/2010 17:39:00
0
I think it was more than just his playing abilities as to why we let him go. Not seen him play for Swindon that often, would he still be that good for League Two?
nickswfc
29/05/2010 18:21:00
0
Its that he wouldn't have been good enough for the championship at the time. Not sure we should get players back, its just sentiment and he's been playing reasonably well. Prefer new upa nd coming players that can play in championship if we were lucky enought to go up immediately.
tarnyowl
29/05/2010 20:36:00
0
maybe we could get austin now. but probably cant afford him.
Wednesdayforlife
29/05/2010 23:22:00
0
JPM was totally overrated during his time with us. Was glad to see the back of him - we aren't that desperate yet - who next kim olsen!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Radon Barrier
30/05/2010 10:47:00
0
Don't forget about Peter Shirtliff as well Nick.
ecco owl
30/05/2010 15:56:00
0
.......and Dagenham and Roadbridge! Now theres a great away day to look forward too, lads! LOL
FloridaBlade1
30/05/2010 21:51:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Articles

Carvalhal Comes Out Fighting

With Sheffield Wednesday fans being vocal on social media following this weekend's loss to Bolton Wanderers, it seems manager Carlos Carvalhal has come out fighting.

Vital View - Championship - 13th-15th October 2017

The Championship season continued with the latest round of games played over the weekend, 13th-15th October.

Bolton Misfortune For Carvalhal

Manager Carlos Carvalhal has reflected on poor fortune as Sheffield Wednesday lost this weekend's tie with Bolton Wanderers.

It Mata's To Juan, Why Not All?

Manchester United's Juan Mata has again called on Premier League players to match his pledge of 1% of their salary being donated to charity.

Archived Vital Wednesday Articles

Vital Wednesday articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Wednesday
Write For Vital Wednesday
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Bolton MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Wildsmith1%
Hunt0%
Lees0%
van Aken0%
Reach0%
Wallace0%
Lee0%
Jones0%
Bannan88%
Hooper0%
Fletcher0%
Sub - Rhodes11%
Sub - Hutchinson0%
Sub - Lucas Joao0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
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)

Vital Football Comment