Vital Football

Latest Sheffield Wednesday News

Sturrock In Striker Talks

Sturrock In Striker Talks

Owls boss Paul Sturrock has told BBC Radio Sheffield he's in talks with a young Premiership striker about a loan move to Hillsborough.

Reports are currently pointing towards Reading's young Irish striker Shane Long, who impressed for the Royals in the Championship last term. Long is currently down the pecking order at the Madjeski stadium behind Leroy Lita, Kevin Doyle and Dave Kitson.

The injury room at Hillsborough is already bursting at the seems, and Sturrock will add new signing Wade Small to his list of absentees after the former MK Dons winger was substituted just eleven minutes into his debut at Plymouth Argyle.

Wednesday are already without their full compliment of strikers. Steve Maclean was ruled out for around four weeks after picking up a knee injury against Burnley last week. Marcus Tudgay, Deon Burton, Drew Tablto and Barry Corr are also missing from the Owls attack.

And Chairman Dave Allen has boosted Sturrock's transfer-kitty by revealing he will personally fund a deal to bring a striker on-loan to Hillsborough.

Keep checking Vital Sheffield Wednesday for all the latest news on Paul Sturrock's search for a new striker!


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

Writer:Nick
Date:Saturday August 19 2006
Time: 6:59PM

Comments

0
what about a cheeky bid for nacho novo, I've heard he was linked with preston
wednesday4europe
21/08/2006 12:28:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Articles

Vital Match Reaction - Carlos Comments On Win Over Fulham

Fletcher starts and scores!

Stats: Fulham v Sheffield Wednesday

All the stats from Fulham (0) vs (1) Sheffield Wednesday, Craven Cottage, 19/8/17 Att: 20,165

Fulham v Sheffield Wednesday - Team Sheets

Sheffield Wednesday are at Craven Cottage as the visitors to Fulham today, this is a 3pm kick-off - the line-ups have been confirmed.

Vital Pre-Match - Carlos 'Sick' Of Conceding First Goal

Let's not fall behind and ATTACK states Carlos

Archived Vital Wednesday Articles

Vital Wednesday articles from

Site Journalists

Tom Sellers
Editor email
Profile
Ed Jepson
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Outcome of Wednesday At Bolton?
Suggested By: Vital Wednesday
Wednesday Win0%
Draw100%
Wanderers Win0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Results (view all)

Sheffield Wednesday Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.dooleys left leg4
2.CHOWLER1
3.swfcjambo1
The Vital Football Members League