Vital Football

Latest Sheffield Wednesday News

Folly Set For Owls Return

Folly Set For Owls Return

Owls boss Paul Sturrock has received a massive boost by learning midfielder Yoann Folly will return to full training next week - weeks ahead of schedule.

The former Southampton midfielder has been sidelined for the Owls after picking up a knee injury in Wednesday's second game of the season against Luton Town at Hillsborough last month.

But the Wednesday boss has stressed that although it's good news to see the Frenchman back in training ahead of schedule, it doesn't mean the Owls faithful will see him back in match action anytime soon.

He told the Sheffield Star: 'Yoann should be back in training on Monday. I would like him to be back; he is very athletic and would give us another edge.'

'It's good to have players coming back, but I've got to remember that if they're available for training; we all tend to think that we've got back the players as they were when they were 100 per cent.'

The midfielder started his career at French club St Etienne before moving to Southampton in the summer of 2003 for £250,000. And although it was Sturrock who gave Folly his chance at St Mary's, he was loaned out to Nottingham Forest and Preston before joining the Owls for the back end of last season. He made 14 appearances for the club before signing on a permanent basis in the summer.

Want to have YOUR SAY on this article? Visit the official Vital Sheffield Wednesday message boards by CLICKING HERE

Win FREE pizza with Vital Football!
Select your team and get 50% off if they score twice.
www.papajohns.co.uk/football


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

Writer:Nick
Date:Thursday September 21 2006
Time: 1:48PM

Comments

0
Great news for us. Can't wait to see him back alongside Whelen in midfield they looked a quality pairing for the few games they played together!
welshyowl
21/09/2006 15:48:00
0
great news for you, you've really missed him. now u can try and push up the table
green giant 12
21/09/2006 17:25:00
0
yer 2 r8 e a gr8 player all the best 2 him
coppel
21/09/2006 18:22:00
0
good news on the injury front all round by the looks of it. fingers crossed we can keep the squad fit for the majority of the season for the first time in a long while!
newman87
21/09/2006 18:43:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Articles

Who Will Wednesday Face In 2016/17 (3/5/16)

With less than a handful of games remaining in the 2015/16 campaign, some promotions and relegations in the football pyramid are already known.

Reasons Why #swfc Must Not Overlook the Match At Wolves

Dead rubber? No, it's still important for the fans, coaches and the players

Do Wednesday Want Any - Premier League Free Transfers?

As the summer nears and players contracts come to an end, should Wednesday be interested in any of the following free transfers?

Video - Highlights of Wednesday's Win Over Cardiff City

Watch all the highlights within and share your thoughts in the comments section

Archived Vital Wednesday Articles

Vital Wednesday articles from

Site Journalists

Ed Jepson
Editor email
Profile
Greg Pursehouse
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Should Wednesday rest Forestieri against Wolves?
Suggested By: Vital Wednesday
Yes, keep him fresh!95%
No, let's go for fifth spot!5%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Burnley 45 25 15 5 90 34
2 Middlesbrough 45 26 10 9 88 32
3 Brighton 45 24 16 5 88 30
4 Hull City 45 23 11 11 80 30
5 Derby County 45 21 15 9 78 24
6 Sheff Wed 45 19 17 9 74 22
7 Cardiff 45 17 16 12 67 5
8 Ipswich 45 17 15 13 66 1
9 Birmingham 45 16 14 15 62 4
10 Brentford 45 18 8 19 62 1
11 Preston 45 15 16 14 61 0
12 Leeds Utd 45 14 16 15 58 -8
13 Q.P.R. 45 13 18 14 57 -1
14 Wolves 45 13 16 16 55 -6
15 Blackburn 45 12 16 17 52 -2
16 Reading 45 13 13 19 52 -5
17 Forest 45 12 16 17 52 -5
18 Bristol City 45 13 13 19 52 -16
19 Huddersfield 45 13 12 20 51 -7
20 Rotherham 45 13 10 22 49 -14
21 Fulham 45 11 15 19 48 -14
R Charlton 45 9 13 23 40 -37
R MK Dons 45 9 12 24 39 -29
R Bolton 45 5 15 25 30 -39
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Results (view all)

Sheffield Wednesday Fixtures (view all)

May 7 2016 12:30PM : Wolverhampton Wanderers (a)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.brinsworthowl1
2.dooleys left leg1