Vital Football

Latest Sheffield Wednesday News

Ranger remains on Owls' radar

Ranger remains on Owls' radar

Wednesday could be weighing-up a move for former loan star Nile Ranger from Newcastle United this summer.

The 21-year-old spent the end of last season helping the Owls gain promotion to the Championship on a loan spell from Newcastle, scoring twice in eight appearances.

His future on Tyneside is seemingly at an end, with Alan Pardew keen to off-load the striker elsewhere despite him having four years to run on a five-year deal at the Premier League club.

And The Journal is reporting that Wednesday have made an approach for his services, although Owls boss Dave Jones is still deciding whether to strike a season-long loan deal or take him on a permanent basis.

Wednesday's Championship rivals Barnsley are also thought to be interested in Ranger, who's also spent some time on-loan at Oakwell.

United put an asking price of £1m on Ranger last summer but he rejected a move to Blackpool. Now the Toon may have to lower that price if they're to see the young striker move on to pastures new, with a fee of £500,000 plus add-ons being rumoured.



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

Writer:Nick
Date:Sunday June 24 2012
Time: 10:31AM

Comments

0
I would have him on a season long lone to prove himself as he didn't exactly set League One alight? I certainly wouldn't buy him! I live in Newcastle and no Geordie I know has a good word to say about him. Perhaps a good impact sub?
Owls That!
24/06/2012 11:29:00
0
I can't believe any club would consider him until he is no longer under investigation
Hirsty's Shinpads
24/06/2012 14:17:00
0
Nooooo. Thought he was useless for us at the end of the season. Must be better players out there we could attract
SuperOwls
03/07/2012 10:46:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of International Football News

-

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Articles

Championship Boasts Third Biggest Crowds In Europe

Last week UEFA published their Club Licensing Benchmarking Report and one of the telling conclusions from the study was that the English Championship...

VARy Impressive At 98.9% Accuracy

The International Football Association Board have claimed that 98.9% of Video Assistant Referee decisions are correct during its two year worldwide trial.

Could Matias Be The Missing Link?

With Wednesday struggling in front of goal, could Marco Matias be the answer?

Are We At A Cross-Rhodes With Jordan?

Jordan Rhodes isn't delivering in front of goal right now but what is the solution?

Sheffield Wednesday Archived Articles

Vital Wednesday articles from

Site Journalists

@footballtyper
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Cardiff MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Wildsmith26%
Ferrao Venancio2%
Pudil4%
Thorniley4%
Palmer0%
Wallace2%
Jones2%
Reach4%
Fox2%
Rhodes7%
Lucas Joao47%
Sub - Matias0%
Sub - Boyd0%
Sub - Nuhiu0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Results (view all)

Sheffield Wednesday Fixtures

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.dooleys left leg2
2.Frank Makison 1
Write for Vital Football