Vital Football

Latest Sheffield Wednesday News

Mandaric Set To Renew Owls Interest

Mandaric Set To Renew Owls Interest

Milan Mandaric is expected to make a fresh bid to buy Wednesday after seeing an initial offer rejected, according to media reports today.

The Leicester City chairman had what former Owls chairman Dave Allen called a 'derisory' bid for his shares and loan notes rejected last week.

But the Serbian-American businessmen is expected to return with another offer for the club, according to reports in today's Leicester Mercury.

Mandaric would have to resign from his post as Foxes chairman if he was to become new owner of the Owls.

Wednesday are looking to secure a takeover today before facing potential administration ahead of a High Court date over an unpaid tax bill tomorrow.

Mandaric sold the Walkers Stadium club to a Thai consortium earlier this season and, although still at the club as chairman, is expected to leave the club to take up a new challenge in English football.

That challenge could be with Wednesday, and more news on the developments involving the former Portsmouth chairman will be posted throughout the day.

Win FREE pizza with Vital Football!
Select your team and get 50% off if they score twice.
www.papajohns.co.uk/football



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

Writer:Nick
Date:Tuesday November 16 2010
Time: 10:37AM

Best of Vital Network

Comments

0
sounds like its going to be a busy day for you nicky boy.
DEZZYP
16/11/2010 10:51:00
0
c'mon milan make yourself a wednesday legend
retfordowl1867
16/11/2010 10:55:00
0
that report came from a leicester city fan site. dont hold your breath chaps. the actual story mentioned nothing about a new bid, just said the old was rejected.
Showboat
16/11/2010 11:02:00
0
Just had a look at the official website. Absolutely nothing from the Chairman, board or chief executive. What an absolute set of morons they all are. Showing utter contempt for the supporters and indeed the club. Shame on them all. Not even men enough to stand up and be counted at this the eleventh hour. To be honest, thats the head in the sand attitude that has brought us to this. Can anyone remember a statement from the board when Grant was sold saying that the player had to be sold to pay off unpaid tax, I thought I did, but they didnt did they? What about the advanced season ticket sales. I bought 3 in April, what happened to that money? Grierson should be outed now, without delay. I wont say stoned to death or hung because that would get me in trouble. Removed from the board will suffice, and told to shove his loan note where the sun dont shine along with the rest of them. Keep the Chief executive just for continuity. Lets just hope that someone out there is Christmas shopping for a bargain early.
fed_up_owl
16/11/2010 11:46:00
0
Apparently this is the latest on the Leicester twitter site: http://twitter.com/ianstringerbbc Hope it is wrong, but according to leicester fans he is the man who gets the news first :(
Plymouthowl
16/11/2010 12:04:00
0
yeah, Radio Sheffield report Mandaric has pulled out.
Carbone's Padawan
16/11/2010 15:02:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Articles

Wednesday Sell Out Wembley, plus Chairman's Comments!

Chansiri thanks the Owls fans for their backing ahead of the Playoff Final

Wednesday At Wembley - Hopes And Fears (Part 1)

First up Vital Wednesday writer Martin Wood with his hopes, fears and prediction

Carlos Carvalhal - The Conductor Of The #swfc Orchestra

Alex Roberts looks at the impact of one Carlos Carvalhal on us all at S6

Wednesday - FL Dates 2016/17 (23/5/16)

The Football League have released the key dates for the coming 2016/17 season.

Archived Vital Wednesday Articles

Vital Wednesday articles from

Site Journalists

Ed Jepson
Editor email
Profile
Greg Pursehouse
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

#PlayOffFinal Who's going up?
Suggested By: Vital Wednesday
Wednesday100%
Hull Tigers0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
C Burnley 46 26 15 5 93 37
P Middlesbrough 46 26 11 9 89 32
3 Brighton 46 24 17 5 89 30
4 Hull City 46 24 11 11 83 34
5 Derby County 46 21 15 10 78 23
6 Sheff Wed 46 19 17 10 74 21
7 Ipswich 46 18 15 13 69 2
8 Cardiff 46 17 17 12 68 5
9 Brentford 46 19 8 19 65 5
10 Birmingham 46 16 15 15 63 4
11 Preston 46 15 17 14 62 0
12 Q.P.R. 46 14 18 14 60 0
13 Leeds Utd 46 14 17 15 59 -8
14 Wolves 46 14 16 16 58 -5
15 Blackburn 46 13 16 17 55 0
16 Forest 46 13 16 17 55 -4
17 Reading 46 13 13 20 52 -7
18 Bristol City 46 13 13 20 52 -17
19 Huddersfield 46 13 12 21 51 -11
20 Fulham 46 12 15 19 51 -13
21 Rotherham 46 13 10 23 49 -18
R Charlton 46 9 13 24 40 -40
R MK Dons 46 9 12 25 39 -30
R Bolton 46 5 15 26 30 -40
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Results (view all)

Sheffield Wednesday Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.swfcjambo4
2.dooleys left leg4
3.OurMaurice1
4.brinsworthowl1
5.Snod77611
6.markjr24011
7.John Bingham1