Sheffield Wednesday - Owls Sign Former Rover Heffernan
UK time is: 04:56:44
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Owls Sign Former Rover Heffernan

Wednesday have completed their third signing in as many days by bringing former Doncaster Rovers striker Paul Heffernan to the club on a free transfer, Vital understands.

The Irish hitman has been linked with a move to Hillsborough throughout the close season so far and is understood to have put pen-to-paper on a deal with the Owls.

It will be boss Alan Irvine's third signing in as many days following the arrivals of Chris Sedgwick and Jon Otsemobor, also both on free transfers.

Heffernan was told he could leave the Keepmoat Stadium at the end of last season after his contract with Rovers came to an end.

He had loan spells in League One with Bristol Rovers and Oldham Athletic last season, scoring four times in eleven starts for Rovers and once for the Latics in four starts.




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 June 9 2010

Time: 3:17PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
If you have got him I think he will do a great job for you.
DonnyEd
Report Abuse
09/06/2010 15:30:00

Pleased with this signing. Typical League One player who will bag goals at this level
welshyowl
Report Abuse
09/06/2010 15:36:00

At last, a striker
Hickyowl1977
Report Abuse
09/06/2010 15:57:00

A little bit disappointed with this, primarily as he is only 5'10", not the target man we were hoping for, but career stats say 1 in every 3 games, so that's still better than anything we have at present. Nice to have another Irishman in the team as well. Happy with Sedgewick and Otsemobor though. Its starting to take shape!
owl1
Report Abuse
09/06/2010 16:19:00

we've still got one maybe two more strikers coming(we only got Heff and Tudgay?), Parkin and some prem youngster on a season long loan would do me
nice1emile
Report Abuse
09/06/2010 16:38:00

Its a bit bad when we have donny fans patronising us. enjoy it while you can big fella cos ii won't last long. Not sure one way or the other about this one, not on its own, but alongside Tudders and say Jon Parkin, we would start to have some options. Still can't believe the cheek of donnyed.
Radon Barrier
Report Abuse
09/06/2010 17:16:00

not sure about this one either but not bothered as long as he bags the goals 2 get us back up scored a good header past us few seasons ago
retfordowl1867
Report Abuse
09/06/2010 17:20:00

what cheek? he's just making a (valid) point.
ozzietheowl
Report Abuse
09/06/2010 18:00:00

Lets give the lad a chance probably not the big name we were looking for but lets not forget we are in div 3 . At least he seems keen and wants to play at S6 thats a start
vic mobley
Report Abuse
09/06/2010 19:08:00

he as scored where ever he as gone got to be an improvement on jeffers, as anyone heard of any others comming
Owlet
Report Abuse
09/06/2010 19:50:00

dont fancy parkin or mackem if them rumours are true
WorksopsNumber1
Report Abuse
09/06/2010 20:03:00

why does anyone want parkin? he only scores against us! not exactly prolific
Hirsty's Shinpads
Report Abuse
09/06/2010 22:34:00

Well we've signed a striker................. weren't we linked with him about ten years ago when he was at Notts County?
robc
Report Abuse
10/06/2010 01:08:00

as i live in donny now i have seen him a bit not bad but not great a middle of the road player if we get some pace up front Heff will keep the bench warm
HorburyOwl
Report Abuse
11/06/2010 08:04:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Articles

Archived Sheffield Wednesday Articles

List All Vital Wednesday Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
10. Birmingham 46 16 15 15 -10 63
11. Cardiff 46 16 14 16 -4 62
12. Charlton 46 14 18 14 -6 60
13. Sheff Wed 46 14 18 14 -6 60
14. Forest 46 15 14 17 2 59
15. Leeds Utd 46 15 11 20 -11 56
16. Huddersfield 46 13 16 17 -17 55

Breaking League News

Potential Signings- Full Backs
Reading : 27/05/2015 22:05:00
PWU Podcast Special - Boycey Is In The House
Wigan : 27/05/2015 21:32:01
Thomas Called Up For Under-20s
Derby County : 27/05/2015 21:30:00
Opinion: Some Reading fans are glad Federici has departed.
Reading : 27/05/2015 21:22:00
LUFC Head chopped by Cellino
Leeds Utd : 27/05/2015 20:52:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Would you like Wednesday sign McGugan?
Suggested By:  Vital Wednesday
Yes 100%
No 0%