UK time is: 18:41:57
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Four Months For Franny

Wednesday officials have now revealed that injury-hit striker Francis Jeffers will now be sidelined for around four months following his injury against Stoke.

Owls boss Brian Laws revealed that the former Everton and Arsenal man would be out up until Christmas following his ankle injury picked up in the 4-2 win at the Britannia Stadium earlier this month.

But club Physio Mark Palmer has now revealed that the 'fox in the box', who has endured an injur-ravaged career to date, is likely to be out for closer to four months, heaping further woe on the Owls.

'We have put a timeframe of approximately four months on Franny's return, Palmer told BBC Sport.

'The X-rays were inconclusive because the ankle was so swollen - it was one of the most swollen ankles I've seen.'

So it looks as though Jeffers will be sidelined until at least the start of March, with Wednesday likely to be in no rush to get Jeffers back in action.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



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

Join the Vital Fantasy Football League - its Free!

The Journalist

Writer: Nick Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday October 31 2007

Time: 7:45PM

Your Comments

either get clarke bak if we can or allen get ur money out we av no other choice. . you are a football chairman its an hobby n hobbies cost like pigeons do
mick66owl
mick66owl - he will have to clear the cob webbs 1st!
whites11
Doesn't look like kav's coming back so the money we spent on him can go on a striker instead. Who though?
will it ever happen
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Articles

Gray: Owls searching for Boro win (Friday August 22 2014)

International call-up for Owls stopper (Thursday August 21 2014)

Gray frustrated by Millwall late show (Wednesday August 20 2014)

Kids quids in for Millwall clash (Monday August 18 2014)

Owls to face Clarets in League Cup (Wednesday August 13 2014)

Wednesday 3-0 Notts County (Tuesday August 12 2014)

Fans To March Demanding Fairer Prices (Tuesday August 12 2014)

Archived Sheffield Wednesday Articles

List All Vital Wednesday Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Sheff Wed 1 - 1 Millwall
Sheff Wed 0 - 0 Derby County
Brighton 0 - 1 Sheff Wed

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
7. Watford 3 2 0 1 2 6
8. Middlesbrough 3 2 0 1 2 6
9. Wolves 3 2 0 1 1 6
10. Sheff Wed 3 1 2 0 1 5
11. Ipswich 3 1 1 1 0 4
12. Reading 3 1 1 1 0 4
13. Brentford 3 1 1 1 0 4

Breaking League News

Wordsworth Moves To Rotherham
Ipswich : 22/08/2014 18:39:00
Millers v Millwall Preview
Rotherham : 22/08/2014 18:38:00
Bolton Will Be A High Tempo Game
Brighton : 22/08/2014 18:35:00
Boro return home
Middlesbrough : 22/08/2014 17:58:00
Brighton v Bolton (Preview)
Brighton : 22/08/2014 17:56:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

How Will Wednesday do this season?
Suggested By:  
Top 2 11%
Play-offs 24%
Mid-table 56%
Relegation scrap 7%
Relegated 2%