Vital Football

Latest Sheffield Wednesday News

Clarke At The Double

Clarke At The Double

Its been a fine day for on-loan Owls strikers - with Leon Clarke netted two late goals to rescue a point for John Sheridan's Oldham in their 2-2 draw at lowly Brentford.

Earlier in the afternoon, fellow Owls loanee Barry Corr netted the first league goal of his career and put in a top performance as Paul Sturrock's Swindon side swept aside promotion rivals Lincoln City at Sincel Bank.

And Clarke's double for the Latics at Griffin Park will give Owls boss Brian Laws plenty of food for thought when the former Wolves hitman returns from his one-month spell with the League One club shortly.

The Bees were coasting with five minutes to go at 2-0, but Oldham quickly reduced the defecit as Clarke headed home from close range before stepping up to take his tally to three goals in three appearances and net the leveller from the spot.

And Owls boss Brian Laws will be keen for Clarke to show the Owls faithful what he can do when he returns to S6 at the end of the month.

Laws said, 'The whole idea of loaning him out to Oldham was to get him some match fitness and sharpness, to get some 90 minutes action under his belt. He's done that and he's some more action to come over there.

'But the loan won't be extended, I want him back here and to get him some games when he comes back here. Leon will be back with us after a couple more games and then I will be looking to play him.'

Join Vital Sheffield Wednesday

It's easy to register for Vital Sheffield Wednesday, simply click the link and enjoy getting involved (you can even win prizes!)

Message Board

To visit the Vital Sheffield Wednesday message board, click here.

Get involved

This website is your website and we are looking for people to help write articles for the site. Do you go to most of the games and have an opinion? Why not write a match report? Perhaps you are a budding journalist or even just someone who is very opinionated? Well why not join our team? If this interests you please contact Vital Sheffield Wednesday.


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

Writer:Nick
Date:Sunday March 25 2007
Time: 6:04PM

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Joshua v Klitschko?

Comments

0
thats 3 he's got now not too bad, be interesting to see how he fairs when he returns
ozzietheowl
25/03/2007 18:53:00
0
Great stuff Leon, now for making the step up to the Championship. Hope you prove your doubters wrong.
spirtySWFC
25/03/2007 18:56:00
0
It's a league lower, but I'm still looking forward to seeing him play a full 90 minutes for us when he gets back.
nickswfc
25/03/2007 20:11:00
0
He did score a few for Wolves at start of season. Who cares how he does it, if he scores goals, then good for him
haxeyowl
26/03/2007 01:36:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Articles

Owls Star Fletcher On 100th Career Goal Plus Win At Rovers

Goal number 100 for Scottish Striker Steven Fletcher

Lee In Team Of The Week (27/9/16)

Sheffield Wednesday are represented in the latest Football League team of the week that has been selected after this week's action.

Carlos Gives #swfc Injury Update Ahead Of Rovers Game

Lee, Bannan and Pudil

Vital Match Preview - Owls at Blackburn Rovers (Sept 27th)

All you need to know as the Owls head to Ewood Park tonight to face Rovers

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)

Outcome of Wednesday Vs Brighton?
Suggested By: Vital Wednesday
Wednesday Win100%
Draw0%
Albion Win0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

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

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Results (view all)

Sheffield Wednesday Fixtures (view all)

Oct 1 2016 3:00PM : Brighton & Hove Albion (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 16 2016 12:00PM : Huddersfield Town (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 19 2016 7:45PM : Cardiff City (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 22 2016 3:00PM : Queens Park Rangers (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 29 2016 3:00PM : Derby County (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Nov 5 2016 3:00PM : Ipswich Town (H)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.dooleys left leg6
2.OurMaurice4
3.keyworthowl2
4.Showboat1