Posts Tagged "Sheffield Wednesday"

Wednesday Weakness

By on Nov 22, 2010 in English League Football, Finance, Latest | 13 comments

Now that Sheffield Wednesday’s takeover is imminent, it is instructive to look in detail at some aspects of the tale. There is no doubt that the vast majority of the cast have been playing games of some sort while the club has sunk further into the financial mire. Chief Executive Nick Parker may have been shaking with anger at some of the when he stood outside...

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Sheffield Wednesday Go To The Wire

By on Nov 16, 2010 in English League Football, Finance, Latest | 7 comments

Monday came and went, and nothing happened. Tuesday has now come and gone, and nothing has happened. The future of Sheffield Wednesday Football Club hangs by a knife-edge, with the club having apparently made the enormously high risk decision to not put the club into administration (which would protect them from the winding up order that HMRC have presented) and to...

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FA Cup Match Of The Week Part Three: Southport 2-5 Sheffield Wednesday

By on Nov 7, 2010 in English League Football, Latest, Non-League | 0 comments

It’s Sunday morning, and some of those that have travelled from South Yorkshire to the Lancashire coast could be forgiven for nursing sore heads. In Sheffield Wednesday’s recent history there hasn’t been a great deal to smile about, and things may yet get more difficult for the club before they get any easier. They could well be in administration...

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Fourteen Days Left To Save Sheffield Wednesday. Again.

By on Nov 3, 2010 in English League Football, Finance, Latest | 5 comments

There were over 20,000 people at Hillsborough last night to Sheffield Wednesday lose at home to Huddersfield Town in League One and, much as that defeat may have dented the home side’s chances of promotion this season, the overwhelming feeling this week has been that Wednesday have got bigger fish to fry at the moment than the mere attainment of points in the...

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Clearing Up A Few Loose Ends: Celtic, Portsmouth And (Briefly) Wednesday

By on Oct 27, 2010 in English League Football, Finance, Latest, Scottish Football | 10 comments

It’s the football scandal of a generation. And it won’t go away. Colleen Rooney, photographed blatantly sipping a cool drink by a holiday swimming  pool… while there’s a recession on!! I mean not one single British passport holder anywhere else in the world has done that in the last week. As to whether that shite really does sell newspapers, that’s a debate...

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