Vital Football

Latest Sheffield Wednesday News

Pirate Linked With Owls

Pirate Linked With Owls

Young Bristol Rovers striker Lewis Haldane is the latest name to be linked with a summer move to Hillsborough according to the League Paper over the weekend.

The 22-year-old has hardly been prolific this season - netting five goals this term for Rovers - but he broke in to the Welsh U21 side at the start of the campaign to make his debut in the draw with Turkey.

And Owls boss Brian Laws was known during his time at Scunthorpe for bringing in young strikers such as Andy Keogh and Billy Sharp and turning them in to prolific goalscorers for the Iron.

Haldane, a product of Southampton's youth academy, has been used mainly on the right hand side of midfield this season by boss Paul Trollope - but his preferred role is in attack.

And he was sent out on loan by former boss Ian Atkins to non-league club Forest Green Rovers before former player-turned boss Trollope recalled the hitman when he took the reigns at the Memorial Stadium.


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

Writer:Nick
Date:Tuesday March 6 2007
Time: 11:50AM

Comments

0
Not another striker Brian, and a league two one at that!
newman87
06/03/2007 13:05:00
0
He'll be out on loan again once we sign him.
BigBlueOwl
06/03/2007 13:07:00
0
Waste. Of. Time. Fullstop.
Smurf
06/03/2007 13:20:00
0
Another player who was a hot prospect but looks to have lost his way. How many of these players does Laws want? He can't work his magic on all of them!
welshyowl
06/03/2007 14:43:00
0
his record at doing it looks pretty good so far, macca, keugh, sharp
wednesday4europe
06/03/2007 16:14:00
0
He does have an eye for young talent and I wouldn't be bothered too much if we had the defence sorted out.
pob
06/03/2007 17:35:00
0
No, no, no.. proven players please. And the money is better spent elsewhere!
Auckland Owl
06/03/2007 21:16:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Articles

Video - Highlights and Celebrations as Owls beat Birmingham

Just enjoy!

Audio - Bullen's and Nuhiu's Reaction after win at BCFC

Audio comments from Lee Bullen and Atdhe Nuhiu after Wednesday win in Birmingham...

Wednesday win over Birmingham return Owls to Playoff places

Wednesday returned from the Midlands with all three-points after a hard fought victory over fellow Championship playoff chasers Birmingham City. Two Gary Hooper goals reversed a Clayton Donaldson open

Wednesday Win at Birmingham - Fans View!

Vital Wednesday writer Charlie Trueman-Smith reacts to a vital win at St Andrews....

Archived Vital Wednesday Articles

Vital Wednesday articles from

Site Journalists

Ed Jepson
Profile
Josh Alex Caddick
Profile
Greg Pursehouse
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Can Wednesday maintain their Championship form?
Suggested By: Vital Wednesday
Yes94%
No6%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Hull City 29 17 5 7 56 26
2 Middlesbrough 28 17 5 6 56 23
3 Burnley 30 15 10 5 55 22
4 Brighton 29 14 11 4 53 9
5 Derby County 30 13 12 5 51 14
6 Sheff Wed 30 13 11 6 50 12
7 Ipswich 30 13 9 8 48 2
8 Birmingham 30 13 8 9 47 8
9 Cardiff 30 11 12 7 45 5
10 Forest 30 10 12 8 42 6
11 Wolves 30 10 10 10 40 -1
12 Brentford 30 11 7 12 40 -2
13 Q.P.R. 30 9 12 9 39 1
14 Preston 30 9 12 9 39 -1
15 Reading 30 9 9 12 36 0
16 Leeds Utd 30 8 12 10 36 -5
17 Huddersfield 30 8 8 14 32 -4
18 Blackburn 28 6 13 9 31 0
19 Fulham 29 6 11 12 29 -5
20 Bristol City 30 6 10 14 28 -22
21 MK Dons 29 7 6 16 27 -18
22 Rotherham 30 7 4 19 25 -19
23 Bolton 30 4 12 14 24 -21
24 Charlton 30 5 9 16 24 -30
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Sheffield Wednesday Fixtures (view all)

Feb 13 2016 3:00PM : Brentford (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 20 2016 3:00PM : Preston North End (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 23 2016 7:45PM : Queens Park Rangers (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 26 2016 7:45PM : Hull City (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 5 2016 3:00PM : Rotherham United (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 8 2016 7:45PM : Brighton & Hove Albion (a)
Sky Bet Championship

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Results (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.dooleys left leg3
2.@mwoodjnr2
3.swfcjambo1