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Sheffield Wednesday supporters feeling optimistic ahead of new season

Posted on by Paul Bestall

  The term “Sleeping Giant” is an overused cliché often used for clubs who have fallen on hard times, whose better days are a distant memory or highlight footage that is only available in black and white. The Football League … Continue reading

What to Expect From Sheffield Wednesday Next Season

Posted on by Charlie Bradford

Even with the World Cup and the excitement it brings soon approaching, just like most English football fans, I can’t help but keep one eye on next season. After a year of ups and downs for Sheffield Wednesday – the … Continue reading

Highs and Lows From This Past Weekend In World Soccer

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Let me start on a personal note. I have received intense criticism from some in the local southeast Florida community about my column written last week about a possible disaster scenario for local soccer if David Beckham mishandles his MLS … Continue reading

Bloody Weekend for Championship Managers in the North Ends in Three Sackings

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

This past weekend’s Championship action saw the end of the line for three managers at clubs with varying expectations. Barnsley were humiliated at home by fellow strugglers Birmingham City on Saturday leaving the Yorkshire club six points adrift from safety … Continue reading

Queens Park Rangers vs Sheffield Wednesday, Championship Opening Day: Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Queens Park Rangers against Sheffield Wednesday kicks off at 10am ET today, live on beIN SPORT for viewers in the United States. On this, the opening day of the Skybet Championship, the Championship season celebrates it’s 125th year anniversary. And … Continue reading

Anticipation Builds for Sheffield United Against Sheffield Wednesday Derby

Posted on by Christopher Harris

One of the fiercest derbies in English football is not Liverpool against Manchester United or the North London derby. Instead it’s in the Steel City where Sheffield Wednesday and Sheffield United clash against each other. And the first time these … Continue reading

How Sheffield Wednesday Let Eric Cantona Slip Out Of Their Grasp (Video)

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Things could have been so different for Sheffield Wednesday. The Yorkshire club, currently in League One, were the first English club to give a trial to French legend Eric Cantona in 1992. As you’ll see from the video accompanying this … Continue reading

Championship Club Active In Loan Market

Posted on by Shakira Graham

The transfer window may be closed but Championship Teams are still active in the loan market. Deals that are struck between clubs about transfers won’t go through until Janruary 1st, 2009. Here is the latest activity in the loan market: … Continue reading

The Season Has Begun!

Posted on by Shakira Graham

On Saturday the CCC season officially started as 24 teams battle to win promotion to the English Premier League and the riches that would come with that promotion. For the three promoted teams, Swansea City, Nottingham Forest and Doncaster, they … Continue reading

CCC Club Snapshot: Sheffield Wednesday

Posted on by Shakira Graham

Sheffield Wednesday Founded: 1867 Nickname: Owls, Wednesday Ground: Hillsborough (39,814) Last Season: 16th in the CCC 55 points FA Cup Winners: 1896, 1907, 1935 League Cup Winners: 1991 Community Shield Winners: 1935 First Division Winners: 1903, 1904, 1929, 1930 Second … Continue reading

CCC Transfers As Of July 10, 2008 Part II

Posted on by Shakira Graham

Norwich City In: Sammy Clingan (Nottingham Forest, free), Wes Hoolahan (Blackpool, undisclosed), Ryan Bertrand (Chelsea, loan) Out: Mark Gilks (Blackpool, undisclosed), Andrew Cave-Brown (Leyton Orient, free) Darren Huckerby (San Jose Earthquakes) Released: Juan Velasco,Matthew Halliday, Rossi Jarvis, Steven Arnold, Ryan … Continue reading

CCC Pre-Season Schedules Part III

Posted on by Shakira Graham

Here are the final fixtures for the teams in the CCC for the pre-season. Sheffield United 14 July Ferecvaros (A, Hungary) 16 July KRC Genk (A, Belgium) 19 July Helmond Sport (A, Holland) 26 July Scunthorpe United (A) 29 July … Continue reading

Owls Outraged

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Sheffield Wednesday’s academy has formed a partnership with the Kalamazoo Outrage to create new opportunities for young players at both clubs. The Kalamazoo Outrage is a new club founded in 2007 and will compete in the Premier Development League (the … Continue reading

Goal Fest

Posted on by Christopher Harris

There were buckets of goals in the Championship this past weekend. Three matches had 3-0 scorelines (Plymouth beat Norwich, Charlton beat Cardiff, Hull beat Preston), West Brom thumped 10-man Coventry 4-0, Sheffield Wednesday lit up Southampton for five goals and … Continue reading