Vital Football

Latest Sheffield Wednesday News

Owls Set For Dutch Pre-Season

Owls Set For Dutch Pre-Season

Wednesday are set to announce a tour of Holland this pre-season, with Dutch Division One club Go Ahead Eagles the first club to announce a summer clash with the Owls.

According to the club's official website, and Dutch newspaper 'De Stentor', the promotion chasing GA Eagles will face Wednesday at their De Adelaarshorst stadium on Tuesday, July 17 as part of their pre-season preparations.

And it's thought that Brian Laws and his men will set up a summer camp in Holland and play a number of other pre-season matches, in preparation of the 2007/2008 campaign, which are yet to be confirmed.

A possible tour of Holland could well be good news for die-hard wednesdayites who enjoy going to watch their their beloved Owls here there, and everywhere.

The pre-season tour of America last year which was organised by former boss Paul Sturrock meant that many couldn't afford the trip across the pond, and missed out on the Owls in action on foreign shores in pre-season.

Sheffield United enjoyed their pre-season in Holland last season, with a healthy number of Blades making the short trip to Holland - and Owls fans could well follow in their foot-steps this summer should a full tour be announced by the club before the end of the season.

Vital Sheffield Wednesday were made away of the clash by Go Ahead Eagles fan Erik, who visited the official Vital Sheffield Message Board. You can do the same, and have your say on the tour now by CLICKING HERE

Remember to keep checking Vital Sheffield Wednesday for all the latest updates on this article, and other SWFC up-to-the-minute news.


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

Writer:Nick
Date:Tuesday March 27 2007
Time: 11:58AM

Comments

0
Woohoo, Amsterdam here we come!
welshyowl
27/03/2007 13:25:00
0
if ive got the money i reckon im gonna go
ozzietheowl
27/03/2007 19:19:00
0
Break out the old orange away shirts, guys!
Auckland Owl
27/03/2007 21:22:00
0
or the new ones.................................
ozzietheowl
27/03/2007 22:37:00
0
If the club shop has them in time!
Auckland Owl
27/03/2007 23:03:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Articles

Team Sheets - Leeds v Sheffield Wednesday

Sheffield Wednesday go to Elland Road as the visitors to Leeds for the latest Championship game.

TV Figures So Far In 2016/17

With reports back in October suggesting that Premier League viewing figures were down...

Match Day Officials v Leeds (25/2/17)

The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game against Leeds United this Saturday.

Is Owls Barry Bannan Harshly Done By?

Michael Cass looks at Barry Bannan's form and why he shouldn't be played out of position!

Archived Vital Wednesday Articles

Vital Wednesday articles from

Site Journalists

Ed Jepson
Editor email
Profile
Tom Sellers
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

All Yorkshire clash?
Suggested By: Vital Wednesday
Wednesday Win48%
Draw0%
Leeds Win52%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Newcastle 32 22 3 7 69 37
2 Brighton 32 20 8 4 68 28
3 Huddersfield 32 20 4 8 64 8
4 Reading 33 18 6 9 60 5
5 Leeds Utd 33 18 4 11 58 11
6 Sheff Wed 33 17 7 9 58 10
7 Fulham 32 14 10 8 52 17
8 Norwich 33 15 6 12 51 11
9 Barnsley 33 14 7 12 49 4
10 Preston 33 13 10 10 49 4
11 Derby County 32 13 9 10 48 7
12 Cardiff 33 13 6 14 45 -2
13 Birmingham 34 11 10 13 43 -13
14 Ipswich 33 10 11 12 41 -7
15 Brentford 32 11 7 14 40 0
16 Q.P.R. 33 11 7 15 40 -10
17 Aston Villa 32 8 12 12 36 -8
18 Forest 33 10 6 17 36 -12
19 Burton 34 9 9 16 36 -13
20 Wolves 32 9 8 15 35 -5
21 Bristol City 32 9 5 18 32 -6
22 Wigan 33 7 9 17 30 -10
23 Blackburn 32 7 9 16 30 -13
24 Rotherham 33 4 5 24 17 -43
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)

Feb 25 2017 12:30PM : Leeds United (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 4 2017 3:00PM : Norwich City (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 7 2017 7:45PM : Burton Albion (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 11 2017 3:00PM : Aston Villa (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 17 2017 7:45PM : Reading (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Apr 1 2017 3:00PM : Barnsley (a)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.dooleys left leg5
2.Radon Barrier1
3.HORSFOWL1
Vital Football Comment