UK time is: 06:33:20
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

All Eyes On Palace

As Palace Take On West Brom tonight, all eyes are on the game that could send Sheffield Wednesday down.

The events at Selhurst Park will be broadcast live on Sky Sports tonight, as Sheffield Wednesday wait to find out if they get one last shot at survival. A win for Palace over WBA tonight and Wednesday are down, but a draw or a loss for the Eagles would mean that Wednesday could survive on Sunday by beating Palace, simultaneously sending them down instead.

As a Barnsley supporter it`s mixed emotions for me on this subject. A part of me would like to see Wednesday beat the drop, ultimately providing us with another local derby next season and bumper gate receipts.

However the overwhelming feeling inside is one that wants Wednesday to go down. The endless taunts we`ve had to endure over the years from this self-proclaimed "Big Club" would not cease but would surely subside considerably as they spend at least a year one full tier below us.

From a neutral point of view it`s come as a surprise to see Wednesday in such a state football wise. This pending investment issue has gone on for far too long now and they seem to be slipping by the wayside. The fans have remained hopeful that what they call a "sleeping giant" will wake up soon but timeis definitely running out for a club with such huge overheads but potentially only League 1 football to look forward to.




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.

The Journalist

Writer: gooderzone Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday April 26 2010

Time: 6:08PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Barnsley Articles

Stats: Barnsley v Notts County (Wednesday October 22 2014)

Reds Ratings (Wednesday October 22 2014)

Barnsley Blow It (Wednesday October 22 2014)

Stats: Peterborough v Barnsley (Monday October 20 2014)

Stats: Barnsley v Bradford (Monday October 13 2014)

Reds Ratings (Monday October 13 2014)

Stats: Rochdale v Barnsley (Monday October 6 2014)

Reds Ratings (Monday October 6 2014)

Stats: Barnsley v Swindon (Monday September 29 2014)

Swindon Town v Barnsley, 27 March 2004 (Friday September 26 2014)

Archived Barnsley Articles

List All Vital Barnsley 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)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
13. Crawley 14 5 2 7 -10 17
14. Colchester 14 4 4 6 -1 16
15. Leyton Orient 13 3 6 4 0 15
16. Barnsley 13 4 3 6 -2 15
17. Doncaster 12 4 2 6 -8 14
18. Port Vale 14 3 4 7 -6 13
19. Gillingham 14 3 4 7 -7 13

Breaking League News

Former Academy Coach Passes Away
Walsall : 24/10/2014 20:48:00
DRFC Doncaster Rovers v MK Dons - History
Doncaster : 24/10/2014 20:00:00
DRFC Can Doncaster dump the Dons?
Doncaster : 24/10/2014 19:18:00
DRFC Doncaster Rovers v MK Dons - Match Officials
Doncaster : 24/10/2014 19:17:00
Davies Leaves On Loan
Fleetwood : 24/10/2014 18:52:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Where Will Barnsley Finish?
Suggested By:  
Top 6%
Top 2 2%
Play Offs 12%
Top Half 31%
Bottom Half 30%
Relegation 14%
Bottom 5%