Sheffield Wednesday V Watford Match Preview.

26/11/2012 17:33

Watford travel to hillsborough to play Sheffield Wednesday tommorow. This will be the first time that the two teams have played since the 2009-10 season when Watford won 4-1 at Vicarage Road and lost 2-1 at Hillsborough. Sheffield Wednesday are currently struggling in the relegation zone and one player who will be familiar to all Watford fans is former centre back Martin Taylor. This will be the first time that Taylor has played against the Orns since his summer move on deadline day to the Owls.

Team News

For Sheffield Wednesday, Chris O'Grady could return for the Owls tommorow and could feature. Chris Lines is [ushing for a start after an impressive performance from the bench in Wednesday's last home game against Leicester. A sickenss buck has swept through the squad at Hillsborough so Manager Dave Jones could be without a few players.

For Watford, goalscorer on Saturday Ikechi Anya is out after limping off injured in the second half of saturdays 2-2 draw with Blackpool. Jonathan Hogg returns from suspension. Almen Abdi, Prince Buaben and Neuton have all returned to training but neither will feature. John Eustace, Nyron Nosworthy and Lloyd Doyley are all out. Geoffrey Mujangi Bia is pushing for a place in the sqaud and could feature.

Predicted Line Ups

Sheffield Wednesday -

Kirkland (GK), Buxton, Gardner, Taylor (C), Semedo, Antonio. Johnson, Lines, Helen, Sidibe, Bothroyd.


Almunia (GK) (C), Ekstrand, Hall, Hoban, Pudil, Yeates, Hogg, Chalobah, Cassetti, Deeney, Vydra.

Referee - Tony Bates