Vital Football

Latest Sheffield Wednesday News

Corr Set For Permanent Switch

Corr Set For Permanent Switch

Out-of-favour Wednesday striker Barry Corr is set to join former Owls boss Paul Sturrock on a permanent basis at Swindon Town once his loan deal comes to an end in the summer.

The young Owls striker has failed to feature for the club under Brian Laws, and completed a loan move to the County Ground until the end of the season yesterday - and Laws has confirmed a permanent switch is on the cards.

The Wednesday boss insisted Corr will have the chance to impress at League Two level, and went on to say his departure will free up much needed cash for him to freshen up his first team squad in the summer.

'Unfortunately Barry hasn't reached the standards that we were looking for since I came here but I am sure he will flourish at that level and I sincerely wish him all the best for the future,' Laws told the Sheffield Star.

'I see no reason why he won't do well there and, of course, Paul knows him well.

'Barry will benefit from playing games on a regular basis and it also means there could be room for me to bring someone else in later on.'

The Irishman arrived at Hillsborough from the Leeds youth set-up in 2005 and made a number of appearances in the blue and white stripes under Sturrock's reign - but has fallen down the pecking order since the arrival of new boss Brian Laws.


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

Writer:Nick
Date:Tuesday March 20 2007
Time: 5:55PM

Comments

0
i think he's always been one of kps' "favourites" best of look to him, never gonna be good enough for this division though im afraid.
ozzietheowl
21/03/2007 03:31:00
0
You never know, he could come back and back a hat-trick passed us in a year or two ;)
welshyowl
21/03/2007 12:16:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Articles

Wednesday Duo Get Scotland Call

Sheffield Wednesday duo Barry Bannan and Steven Fletcher have both been called up by Scotland manager Gordon Strachan for the coming international break.

Stats: Sheffield Wednesday v Leeds Utd

All the stats from Sheffield Wednesday (0) vs (2) Leeds Utd, Hillsborough, 20/8/16 Att: 29,075

Who Are Y'er? - Leeds United

We ask five questions ahead of Wednesday vs. Leeds to Daz King at our Leeds sister site!

Lachman leaves on loan

Darryl Lachman has joined Willem 11 on loan, despite not making a single first-team appearance since signing in 2015.

Archived Vital Wednesday Articles

Vital Wednesday articles from

Site Journalists

Ed Jepson
Editor email
Profile
Greg Pursehouse
no email
Profile
Tom Sellers
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Owls right back?
Suggested By: Vital Wednesday
Hunt0%
Palmer0%
Sign Another!100%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Huddersfield 4 3 1 0 10 3
2 Brighton 4 2 2 0 8 6
3 Wolves 4 2 2 0 8 4
4 Norwich 4 2 2 0 8 4
5 Fulham 4 2 2 0 8 2
6 Q.P.R. 4 2 0 2 6 2
7 Newcastle 4 2 0 2 6 2
8 Brentford 4 2 0 2 6 1
9 Barnsley 4 2 0 2 6 0
10 Bristol City 4 2 0 2 6 0
11 Forest 4 2 0 2 6 -2
12 Aston Villa 4 1 2 1 5 2
13 Ipswich 4 1 2 1 5 0
14 Birmingham 4 1 2 1 5 -1
15 Cardiff 4 1 2 1 5 -1
16 Derby County 4 1 2 1 5 -1
17 Wigan 4 1 1 2 4 1
18 Burton 4 1 1 2 4 0
19 Leeds Utd 4 1 1 2 4 -2
20 Sheff Wed 4 1 1 2 4 -3
21 Reading 4 1 1 2 4 -4
22 Rotherham 4 1 1 2 4 -5
23 Preston 4 1 0 3 3 -1
24 Blackburn 4 0 1 3 1 -7
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Results (view all)

Sheffield Wednesday Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.OurMaurice8
2.dooleys left leg4
3.Ron Springett saves2
4.brinsworthowl2