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Owls Blog - My View From Afar

on June 30, 2012
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Owls blogger Joe Crann brings us his latest blog for Wednesdayite.com. Joe is based in South Africa and is a journalist for Soccer-Laduma, Africa’s biggest football publication.  He's Sheffield born and bred and moved over to Cape Town, South Africa in 2011.

"I sit here in Cape Town with Table Mountain staring blankly down into my office as the South African transfer window remains in full flow.
 

Owls Blog - The Fixtures Are Finally Out

on June 26, 2012
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And even yet another new Owls blogger to Wednesdayite.com this week, Nick Todd is 22 and is a lifelong Sheffield Wednesday fan despite spending most of his life living in Bristol.

He's just old enough to remember watching players like Andy Booth (who scored a hat-trick the first time he saw him play) Paulo Di Canio and Kevin Pressman and the first game he ever went to in 1997 which we won 5-0! A result Nick has never seen repeated.  So without any further hesitation over to Nick.

 

Owls Blog - Back Amongst The ‘Big Guns’

on June 26, 2012
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New Owls blogger Joe Crann blogs for the second time for Wednesdayite.com. Joe is based in South Africa and is a journalist for Soccer-Laduma, Africa’s biggest football publication.  He's Sheffield born and bred and moved over to Cape Town, South Africa in 2011.

"As we all know the Championship fixtures were released this week and, I’m not going to lie, it’s nice to see names like Bolton Wanderers, Leeds United and erm, Barnsley, among our list of opponents next season.
 

Owls Blog - The Huddersfield 4-4 Game

on June 19, 2012
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New Owls bloggers are coming thick and fast at this time of year and we have another new blogger.  Cameron Miller is 15 and a lifelong Owl.  He likes to give his views on matters in and around Wednesday.

Cameron's first blog re-lives the Owls v Huddersfield game at Hillsborough last season which ended in a 4-4 draw and eventually with both teams being promoted to the Championship.
 

Owls Blog - Wednesdayites – The Hopeless Optimists…

on June 19, 2012
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New Owls blogger Joe Crann blogs for the first time for Wednesdayite.com. Joe is based in South Africa and is a journalist for Soccer-Laduma, Africa’s biggest football publication.  He's Sheffield born and bred and moved over to Cape Town, South Africa in 2011.

"As the new season approaches I’m doing my best to stay on top of things from South Africa. The official Wednesday site is a constant feature on my laptop and all my Wednesday related Twitterers are making sure that I keep up to date with everything Owly.
 

Owls Blog - Club Versus Country: A Wednesday Fan’s Pride

on June 19, 2012
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We have yet another new Owls blogger bringing us his blog to Wednesdayite.com, Richard Brook is a 31-year-old life-long Wednesday supporter, and amateur football writer. He lives with his wife and three Wednesday brain washed children. Like most of his generation Richard’s heroes were Hirst, Waddle and Sheridan, and as goalkeeper himself Kevin Pressman.

Richard has previously written for heavy metal magazine Zero Tolerance. Richard’s football writing can be found at www.rjb81media.co.uk and Richard can be contacted on Twitter @rjb81media1 or by email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Owls Blog - All Positive Signings

on June 19, 2012
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Now that the Owls know who, where and when they will be facing in the Championship next season our regular Owls match previewer and Wednesdayite.com blogger Ricky Charlesworth looks at Dave Jones' signings so far. 

"At present the Owls have 23 senior players on the books, with Stephen Bywater, Mark Beevers and Jermaine Johnson all currently considering contract offers (Editor - As per Dave Jones interview on Radio Sheffield 18th June - All have agreed to sign now).  

Owls Blog - All The Way from Malta

on June 12, 2012
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We've recently received an email from Wednesdayite member, Carmel Vella Clark, from his day spent in Sheffield for the Steel City Derby back in February of this year.

So we thought we'd share Carmel's experience of the day, so below is the email from Carmel.

Owls Blog - Getting Ready For The Championship – Who Do We Hate Now?

on June 11, 2012
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Whilst the Bl*des look  forward to another season in League One and the Owls look forward to a season in the Championship without them new Owls blogger Matt Grant blogs for Wednesdayite.com on who our rivals will be next season.

Matt grew up in Rivelin in the 80s and 90s, bucking the trend within his family to become an Owl rather than a Blade. Now living in Manchester (for the time being), he continues to travel back across the Pennines for each home game, sitting on the Kop with his younger brother. He’s managed to convert one Manchester resident so far (his partner) to the Wednesday cause and continues to live in hope more will follow.

Owls Blog - Euro Owls

on June 11, 2012
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With the close season fully underway, where do we look for Football?  Whilst keeping an eye on who Dave Jones is signing for next seasons campaign we're lucky enough to have the Euros taking place this Summer. So we welcome yet another new Owls blogger to Wednesdayite.com, Laura Jones.

Laura is an Owl from birth and now writes and tweets about the pleasure and pain of being a football fan as any good sadomasochist would. Laura writes her own blog Yes I Can Explain The Offside Rule where she looks at an autobiographical view of being born and raised a Wednesdayite.