Vital Football

Latest Sheffield Wednesday News

Ben Marshall set for Owls loan stay

Ben Marshall set for Owls loan stay

Wednesday's on-loan wing wizard Ben Marshall is all set to extend his deal at Hillsborough until the end of the season, according to reports today.

Marshall has been one of the star performers for the Owls so far this term and the Daily Express is reporting he's set to remain an Owl until the end of the campaign - as well as pen a new three-year contract with parent club Stoke City.

The news will be a big boost for Owls boss Gary Megson as he aims to get Wednesday promoted back to the npower Championship this season, with 20-year-old Marshall a key weapon.

There was talk of signing the impressive Marshall at S6 on a permanent deal, but this news will be the next best thing for Wednesdayites.

The winger was also rumoured to have been attracting the interest of League One rivals Huddersfield Town, but Stoke boss Tony Pulis is seemingly pleased for the hot prospect to continue his development in the blue and white of Wednesday.

Pulis told the Express: 'Ben is a fantastic prospect and it was always our intention to keep him here.

'He's done well at Wednesday and will get good experience there but we think he has a great future at Stoke.'



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

Writer:Nick
Date:Wednesday December 28 2011
Time: 8:59AM

Best of Vital Network

Comments

0
Brilliant news! Keeping hold of the player was more important than how it's done. Loan arrangements don't come cheap but at least Meggo hasn't had to blow his entire transfer allowance on his number one target.
OurMaurice
28/12/2011 09:33:00
0
he looks pretty pleased in the picture too!
newman87
28/12/2011 12:32:00
0
great news just need somebody as good down the right flank and think we'll be sorted
retfordowl1867
28/12/2011 14:38:00
0
Hey it's brill news for all of us. All I need is a good win against PNE so I can go to the pub and to work in the new year with a big grin! WTID
Prestonowl2
28/12/2011 16:20:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Articles

Comments From Owls Injury Time Hero - Sam Hutchinson

Every celebration rolled into one says Booking Bingo Hutchison

2016/17 Transfer Deadline - A Few Days Remain

Well it's almost that time of the year again, only a final few days to go before the closure of the summer transfer window for 2016/17, and with the international break...

Video - Highlights of #swfc's Late Drama Draw At Brentford

Extended highlights well worth a watch to analyse what went wrong and right in West London

Audio & Comments - Carlos Reacts to Owls Draw at Brentford

Read and listen to Carvalhal's reaction to the Owls 'disappointing' point at Brentford

Archived Vital Wednesday Articles

Vital Wednesday articles from

Site Journalists

Ed Jepson
Editor email
Profile
Greg Pursehouse
no email
Profile
Tom Sellers
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Where will Wednesday finish in the league?
Suggested By: Dooleys Left Leg
Automatic Promotion13%
Top Six - Playoffs50%
Top half12%
Bottom half0%
Just avoid relegation25%
The dreaded drop0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Huddersfield 5 4 1 0 13 4
2 Fulham 5 3 2 0 11 3
3 Barnsley 5 3 0 2 9 4
4 Newcastle 5 3 0 2 9 4
5 Q.P.R. 5 3 0 2 9 3
6 Bristol City 5 3 0 2 9 2
7 Forest 5 3 0 2 9 0
8 Brighton 5 2 2 1 8 4
9 Wolves 5 2 2 1 8 3
10 Birmingham 5 2 2 1 8 2
11 Ipswich 5 2 2 1 8 1
12 Norwich 5 2 2 1 8 1
13 Burton 5 2 1 2 7 1
14 Brentford 5 2 1 2 7 1
15 Reading 5 2 1 2 7 -3
16 Aston Villa 5 1 2 2 5 0
17 Cardiff 5 1 2 2 5 -2
18 Derby County 5 1 2 2 5 -2
19 Sheff Wed 5 1 2 2 5 -3
20 Wigan 5 1 1 3 4 0
21 Leeds Utd 5 1 1 3 4 -4
22 Rotherham 5 1 1 3 4 -9
23 Preston 5 1 0 4 3 -2
24 Blackburn 5 0 1 4 1 -8
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Results (view all)

Sheffield Wednesday Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.OurMaurice10
2.dooleys left leg5
3.Nickolas4
4.Ron Springett saves2
5.brinsworthowl2