UK time is: 03:54:42
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Tudgay Hits Comeback Winner

Marcus Tudgay marked his comeback by firing home the winner in the Owls reserve team's 2-1 victory over Walsall in the Pontins League at Hillsborough on Tuesday night.

The former Derby County hitman has been sidelined for the start of the new Championship campaign after injuring his foot in a freak accident at a family barbecue during the summer.

And Tudgay wasn't expected to be back in the blue and white shirt for at least another month but could now feature in the weekend trip to Roots Hall to play Southend according to boss Paul Sturrock.

'If he trains for the whole week with no reaction he could be available for a bit-part on Saturday.' Sturrock told the official website, after being without most of his strikers for the kick-off to the new season.

Deon Burton returned to action for the first time this season in the Bank Holiday weekend defeat to Leeds United and has been working to improve his fitness for the trip to the Essex club. Barry Corr, Steve Maclean and Drew Talbot gave also been sidelined with David Graham going out on loan to Bradford for three-months.

Tudgay's premature return to action will be a welcome boost for the Owls but Sturrock will know not to bring the hitman back to first team action too soon after previous experiences.

Why not join the debate NOW on the official Vital Sheffield Wednesday message forums? Have YOUR say on Marcus Tudgay's comeback by CLICKING HERE




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!


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

The Journalist

Writer: Nick Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday September 6 2006

Time: 8:58AM

Your Comments

is all gravey!
whites11
Good to see a quality striker on the way back.
sandgroanun
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Articles

Owls sign former Real Madrid midfielder (Monday September 1 2014)

Owls handed Manchester City cup clash (Thursday August 28 2014)

Wednesday await League Cup draw (Wednesday August 27 2014)

Gray: Owls good value for cup triumph (Wednesday August 27 2014)

Report: Burnley 0-1 Wednesday (Wednesday August 27 2014)

Owls out to maintain momentum in cup (Tuesday August 26 2014)

Gray: Owls searching for Boro win (Friday August 22 2014)

International call-up for Owls stopper (Thursday August 21 2014)

Gray frustrated by Millwall late show (Wednesday August 20 2014)

Archived Sheffield Wednesday Articles

List All Vital Wednesday Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
9. Reading 6 3 1 2 0 10
10. Derby County 6 2 3 1 4 9
11. Middlesbrough 6 3 0 3 1 9
12. Sheff Wed 6 2 3 1 1 9
13. Bournemouth 6 2 2 2 3 8
14. Ipswich 6 2 2 2 1 8
15. Cardiff 6 2 2 2 0 8

Breaking League News

Andy Delort - Vital Latics Man Of The Match
Wigan : 16/09/2014 00:03:00
Team news: Reading vs Millwall
Reading : 15/09/2014 21:29:00
LUFC Will Leeds enjoy south coast success?
Leeds Utd : 15/09/2014 20:51:00
LUFC Cellino wants international coach
Leeds Utd : 15/09/2014 20:32:00
LUFC Bournemouth v Leeds United Team News
Leeds Utd : 15/09/2014 20:15:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

How Will Wednesday do this season?
Suggested By:  
Top 2 19%
Play-offs 22%
Mid-table 52%
Relegation scrap 6%
Relegated 1%