Vital Football

Latest Sheffield Wednesday News

Bullen: 'We Deserve Flak'

Bullen: 'We Deserve Flak'

Wednesday captain Lee Bullen has insisted the Owls must be able to take the rough with the smooth and has revealed he's confident they can soon put their poor run of form behind them.

Bullen, speaking to Radio Sheffield hot on the heels on the disappointing 3-1 home defeat to Preston on Saturday, has seen the Owls go from promotion candidates to mid-table obscurity in a matter of weeks following a disastrous start to 2007 which has seen the Owls without a win.

And the Scot insisted the side have to take the flak after lapping up the praise during their good run over November and December.

He said: 'We're delighted to take the pats on the back when things are going right; now we have to be strong enough to take the flak when it's deserved.

'It's a disappointing run but that's the same group of players, give or take one or two faces, that dragged us to the fringe of the play-off places before Christmas.

'Our fixtures in January were tough. But we are better than zero points out of 15. We should have got more. If you look at the games coming up, we should pick up points.'

And Bullen will be hoping to give a winning interview this Saturday as the Owls travel to Turf Moor to take on Burnley - with the Clarets having similar problems to Wednesday with no wins in ten games.


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

Writer:Nick
Date:Tuesday February 6 2007
Time: 9:00AM

Comments

0
Good man, Bullen. If everyone gave as much as he did we wouldn't be in this situation of a losing streak.
newman87
06/02/2007 10:25:00
0
An honest assessment as ever from Captain Marvel!
sandgroanun
06/02/2007 22:42:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Articles

More Reliable Than A Championship Octopus? (20/9/17)

Time for the special computer that crunches the numbers to determine the final Championship positions for the season of 2017/18.

Stats: Cardiff City v Sheffield Wednesday

All the stats from Cardiff City (1) vs (1) Sheffield Wednesday, Cardiff City Stadium, 16/9/17 Att: 1,,137

2017 Non League Day Announced

One of the biggest events of the year to promote the Non League game will return for an eighth consecutive season during the next international break.

Officials - Cardiff v Sheffield Wednesday (16/9/17)

The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Cardiff City and Sheffield Wednesday this Saturday.

Archived Vital Wednesday Articles

Vital Wednesday articles from

Site Journalists

Tom Sellers
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Cardiff MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Westwood30%
Hunt0%
Lees14%
van Aken0%
Pudil0%
Lee14%
Jones0%
Bannan14%
Reach0%
Hooper28%
Fletcher0%
Sub - Wallace0%
Sub - Butterfield0%
Sub - Nuhiu0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Results (view all)

Sheffield Wednesday Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.dooleys left leg2
Vital Football Comment