UK time is: 21:04:12
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Owls 06/07 Fixture List Released

The fixture list for the forthcoming 2006/2007 Championship season has been released by the Football League - and here are all the KEY dates for Wednesdayites to put in their diaries...

--------------------------------------------

Opening Day:

Preston NE (A) - 05/08/06

Derbies:

Leeds United (H) - 26/08/06
(Away - 03/03/07)
Hull City (A) - 06/09/06
(Home - 01/01/07)
Barnsley (H) - 14/10/06
(Away - 30/12/06)

Boxing Day:

Stoke City (A) - 26/12/06

New Year:

Hull City (H) - 01/01/07

Former Premiership Clubs:

Sunderland (A) - 30/09/06
WBA (H) - 28/11/06
Birmingham City (H)- 16/12/06

Final Day:

Norwich City (H) - 06/05/06

-------------------------------------------

The Owls will face a tough trip to Deepdale to face Preston North End for their first match of the season. PNE reached the Championship play-offs last season and will be tipped for a similar finish this time around.

The first derby match of the season comes at the end of August when Wednesday face Leeds United at Hillsborough on Saturday, 26th August.

The first South Yorkshire derby comes against Barnsley on Saturday 14th of October at Hillsborough. The return fixture comes over the Christmas period on 30th Decedmber - the final fixture of 2006.

Owls fans can look forward to a trip to Sunderland's Stadium of Light on Saturday 30th September, while a trip to Birmingham City and West Bromich Albion comes in 2007.

The Owls will hope to sign off a successful season against Nigel Worthington's Norwich City when the season closes on Sunday May 6th.

The full 2006/2007 fixture list can be viewed by visiting the official Sheffield Wednesday Football Club website at www.swfc.co.uk.




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:Thursday June 22 2006

Time: 10:15AM

Your Comments

Cant wait! I feel that we will get of to starting role with PNE (good results last season 4pts) Luton - should get a least 1pt. Up the owls!
whites11
Have PNE got a new boss yet? A lot will depend on who they get in, if not. And who they keep hold of. They've already sold Davis to the Blunts! Our first two home games look OK though.
newman87
is it just me or does the fixture list looks a lot less frightening now we're established in this division?
wednesday4europe
Certainly does, and although the first few fixtures may seem a bit boring, that's only because we're not scared of any of them, we can get off to a good start against them...
spirtySWFC
Aw, my crystal ball wasn't working too well... looks good though, bring it on.
Auckland Owl
WHAT DO YOU MEAN ESTABLISHED? YOURE GONNA STRUGGLE AGAIN PAL
zipadeedoodah
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Articles

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)

Gray: Owls searching for Boro win (Friday August 22 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. Charlton 8 3 5 0 3 14
8. Derby County 8 3 4 1 5 13
9. Blackburn 8 4 1 3 0 13

Breaking League News

Brighton 0 Blackpool 0 (Report)
Brighton : 20/09/2014 20:08:00
Bolton : 20/09/2014 20:00:00
Jerome To The Rescue
Norwich : 20/09/2014 19:53:00
RUFC - Evans Explains Decision To Change 'Keeper
Rotherham : 20/09/2014 19:45:00
RUFC - Evans 'Becchio Deserved Goal'
Rotherham : 20/09/2014 19:41:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

How Will Wednesday do this season?
Suggested By:  
Top 2 18%
Play-offs 23%
Mid-table 53%
Relegation scrap 5%
Relegated 1%