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Owls to start season against Rochdale

Owls to start season against Rochdale

The 2011-12 Premier League and Football League fixtures were released today and Wednesday will host Rochdale on the opening day of the season.

The npower League 1 season will kick-off on Saturday, August 6 and the Spotland club, who just missed out on the play-offs last season, will travel to Hillsborough with new manager Steve Eyre.

Wednesday will start and finish their season at home, with Wycombe Wanderers visiting S6 on the final day on Saturday, May 5.

The first Steel City derby of the season comes on Saturday, October 15 at Bramall Lane, while the return fixture at Hillsborough comes on Saturday, February 25.

To see the full list of fixtures visit the official SWFC website at www.swfc.co.uk.



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

Writer:Nick
Date:Friday June 17 2011
Time: 9:11AM

Comments

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Always nice to be at home first game of the season!
TheDon1974
17/06/2011 09:44:00
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i used to love looking at the fixtures when they came out. what depressing list it is now! i usually run down the list and write points expected from each game, you'll be pleased to hear that we will win every match this season, lol
Hirsty's Shinpads
17/06/2011 10:10:00
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should be an interesting season this one but I don't like that snapshot table opposite utd above us??? shocking
wedalways
17/06/2011 10:31:00
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Why do we always get back to back derby games! Chesterfield then United twice. Wedalways at least we are above the mighty Stevenage.
Radon Barrier
17/06/2011 11:14:00
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nice to be at home looking forward to the new season just want some players signed now
retfordowl1867
17/06/2011 11:51:00
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Agree with hirstys shinpads,used to love the new fixtures coming out.Now its so depressing.Rochdale at home who will bring about 100 fans.Carnival atmosphere ! Roll on the draw for the Johnstones Paint Trophy.
leons gloves
17/06/2011 12:24:00
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yeah still sounds wrong that the only cup we stand any chance of winning is the JPT and that is debatable with huddersfield - the blunts - preston and a whole bunch of other teams that will fancy themselves
wedalways
17/06/2011 13:52:00
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Going to bournmouth then bury is gonna be a btch. How long via club bus is it to bournmouth ? On Australia and it's been awhile but I'm doing the journey
Barklyowl
18/06/2011 23:16:00
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In truth I think we've got a hard start. Rochdale a side who had a very good season last year although Keith Hill has gone they still are one of them small clubs that does well. Bournemouth who were in the play offs. Bury who have come up (teams don't really tend to be up against relegation who come up automatically from league 2. Then Notts C who clearly have ambition next season with them trying to sign Harewood. So the first month will shape us I'm sure.
SheffWed93
19/06/2011 14:26:00
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