Vital Football

Latest Sheffield Wednesday News

Vital Owls' Fixture Reaction

Vital Owls' Fixture Reaction

The Owls' 2007/08 season opener at Ipswich Town was met with mixed reaction from the regulars on the Vital Sheffield Wednesday forums.

Wednesday enjoyed taking six points from Jim Magilton's men last season - with Brian Laws opening match as Owls boss resulting in victory at Portman Road.

And although many Vital regulars feel Wednesday could get off to a winning start in Suffolk on August 11, many are also wary at the difficult yet exciting start to the season.

US Owl said: 'Tough start, but I'm sure the guys will be confident and hit the ground running. We do well in the opening few weeks, it will give us an awesome start. If we end up in the play-offs, save me a seat, I'll be booking my plane ticket back home!'

hellboy0628 said: 'It's a strange opening to the season with a few stern games but will prove whether our optimism is justified or ill-fated won't it?'

JoshOwl said: 'Tough tough start, but it will test us out and see if we are promotion material.'

And Smurf will be hoping the opening day clash with the Tractor Boys proves to be a good sign.

He added: 'Did we not play Ipswich away the first game of the season, the year that we got promotion in the early 90's? We won 4-2 I think, and Hirsty got two and I think Sheridan may have scored a penalty.'

Have your say on the Owls 2007/08 fixture list on the official Vital Sheffield Wednesday forum by CLICKING HERE



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

Writer:Nick
Date:Friday June 15 2007
Time: 2:16PM

Comments

0
Those guys wouldn't be sitting on a tractor, would they?
Auckland Owl
15/06/2007 21:31:00
0
Difficult one to call. But are there any easy games that early in the season?
sandgroanun
16/06/2007 19:05:00
0
Well we did win their last season so why cant we do it again i say?
will it ever happen
16/11/2007 11:34:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Articles

More Reliable Than A Championship Octopus? (24/4/17)

Time for the new special computer that crunches the numbers to determine the final Championship positions for 2016/17.

Twitter Reactions: Owls End Rams' Run

We look at the latest Twitter reaction following the Owls' 2-1 over Derby.

Vital Match Reaction - Fletcher States Owls Have Momentum

Fletcher focused on Owls going again to earn a high Championship finish!

Vital Match Reaction - Bullen Praise All Of Owls Team

#TeamOwls for Bullen as he focused praise on the unit not an individual after beating Rams

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)

Who'll miss out on the Playoffs?
Suggested By: Vital Wednesday
Leeds95%
Reading0%
Fulham5%
Wednesday0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
P Brighton 44 28 8 8 92 35
P Newcastle 44 27 7 10 88 40
3 Huddersfield 44 25 6 13 81 3
4 Reading 44 24 7 13 79 1
5 Sheff Wed 44 23 9 12 78 15
6 Fulham 44 21 13 10 76 27
7 Leeds Utd 44 22 7 15 73 14
8 Norwich 44 19 9 16 66 12
9 Brentford 44 18 9 17 63 12
10 Derby County 44 17 12 15 63 2
11 Preston 44 16 13 15 61 2
12 Aston Villa 44 16 13 15 61 0
13 Cardiff 44 16 11 17 59 -2
14 Barnsley 44 15 12 17 57 0
15 Wolves 44 15 10 19 55 -3
16 Ipswich 44 13 16 15 55 -6
17 Bristol City 44 14 9 21 51 -6
18 Burton 44 13 12 19 51 -12
19 Q.P.R. 44 14 8 22 50 -12
20 Forest 44 13 9 22 48 -11
21 Birmingham 44 11 14 19 47 -22
22 Blackburn 44 10 15 19 45 -15
23 Wigan 44 10 11 23 41 -16
R Rotherham 44 5 6 33 21 -58
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)

Apr 29 2017 3:00PM : Ipswich Town (a)
Sky Bet Championship
May 7 2017 12:00PM : Fulham (H)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.dooleys left leg4
Vital Football Comment