Vital Football

Latest Sheffield Wednesday News

Palmer Pens New Owls Deal

Palmer Pens New Owls Deal

Hot prospect Liam Palmer has pledged his future to Wednesday by signing a new and improved contract at Hillsborough.

The young midfielder, who has been involved in the Owls' first team squad this season, has agreed a new deal which will keep him at Wednesday until 2013.

Palmer is arguably the brightest prospect to come through the Owls Academy of late and made his first team debut in Wednesday's Carling Cup victory over Bury in August.

He's also appeared four times in npower League One this season - all from the substitutes bench.

But the Owls have high hopes for Palmer, who has also been called-up for the Scotland U19s squad, something mirrored in the extended deal for the youngster.



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

Writer:Nick
Date:Thursday January 6 2011
Time: 11:57AM

Comments

0
Good player, hopefully we'll see more of him over next couple of years.
chapowl
06/01/2011 11:59:00
0
From the little I've seen of Palmer he seems to have more creative awareness than our other midfielders. I think a loan move would be best for his development
markjswfc
06/01/2011 12:12:00
0
i'd keep him at ours and give him a little more game time. I'd certainly put him ahead of potter and o'connor. Whats that expression? sink or swim.
DEZZYP
06/01/2011 12:23:00
0
Wouldn't send him out on loan. Guarrentee he'd leave and join on a permanent knowing our luck. Irvine would probably say he's expendable because we've got super midfielders like Potter and O'Connor lol.
calton1985
06/01/2011 12:30:00
0
i went out to austria this summer for the friendly and he was the best player on the pitch, yea i know it was against a semi-pro side but he looked class. give him game time
smiggyswfc
06/01/2011 12:43:00
0
i and i just read our new centre back was in court yesterday after locking two birds in a room!!! great start
smiggyswfc
06/01/2011 12:43:00
0
why not play palmer next to miller in the middle let's see what he can do
retfordowl1867
06/01/2011 12:48:00
0
I agree,give the lad some game time.He looks a good player when he has come on as sub.
leons gloves
06/01/2011 13:18:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Articles

Audio & Comments - Carlos Ahead Of Clash Against Preston

Lots of love towards Owls fans from Carlos ahead of PNE clash

500,000+ Season Tickets Sold In 2016/17

More than 500,000 Season Tickets were sold in the Football League pyramid for the 2016/17 season.

Owls Boss Carlos Offers Squad Injury Update

Carlos gives Owls fans the latest injury update from S6 1SW

Vital Head-to-Head - Wednesday Vs Preston North End

Who has the upper hand in a battle of the Roses?

Archived Vital Wednesday Articles

Vital Wednesday articles from

Site Journalists

Ed Jepson
Editor email
Profile
Tom Sellers
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

So Hutch in Central Defence or Midfield?
Suggested By: Vital Wednesday
Central Defence 12%
Central Midfield 77%
Pick other players11%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Newcastle 18 13 1 4 40 22
2 Brighton 18 11 5 2 38 17
3 Reading 18 10 4 4 34 6
4 Birmingham 18 8 7 3 31 5
5 Leeds Utd 18 9 2 7 29 1
6 Huddersfield 18 9 2 7 29 -3
7 Sheff Wed 18 8 4 6 28 0
8 Norwich 18 8 3 7 27 -1
9 Derby County 18 7 5 6 26 3
10 Fulham 18 6 7 5 25 4
11 Aston Villa 18 5 10 3 25 3
12 Preston 18 7 4 7 25 2
13 Bristol City 18 7 3 8 24 2
14 Ipswich 18 6 6 6 24 0
15 Q.P.R. 19 6 5 8 23 -8
16 Brentford 18 6 4 8 22 3
17 Forest 18 6 4 8 22 0
18 Barnsley 18 6 4 8 22 0
19 Wolves 19 5 6 8 21 -3
20 Burton 18 4 7 7 19 -5
21 Blackburn 18 5 4 9 19 -7
22 Wigan 18 4 6 8 18 -4
23 Cardiff 18 5 3 10 18 -12
24 Rotherham 18 1 4 13 7 -25
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)

Dec 3 2016 3:00PM : Preston North End (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Dec 10 2016 3:00PM : Reading (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Dec 13 2016 7:45PM : Barnsley (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Dec 17 2016 3:00PM : Rotherham United (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Dec 26 2016 7:45PM : Newcastle United (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Dec 31 2016 3:00PM : Preston North End (a)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.dooleys left leg2
Vital Football Comment