Sheffield Wednesday fans have been reacting to the news that reported ‘target’ Reece James has signed for Blackpool rather than the Owls.
After Blackpool confirmed the signing on their Twitter account, Sheffield Wednesday writer for the Sheffield Star Alex Miller tweeted an article, which sparked many comments from angry Wednesday fans…
“Not surprised, we have to accept that we’re not an attractive option for players these days, history means nothing. It’s going to take some hard work and clever recruitment to get us out of the deep hole we’re in.”
“Why would anyone come to us ….not getting paid and a lunatic in charge you think Bolton’s fall from grace was bad ….Chansiri..hold my beer!!!!”
“Shocker, player picks club in a higher league that can actually pay their players… why on earth wouldn’t he wanna play a division lower and not be paid”
“Chansiri out. This is going to happen with any half decent potential signing”
“Pretends to be shocked.”
“And so it begins, losing out to Blackpool. Better get used to this “
“Alex, None of these players can be genuine targets given our current financial position (irrespective of what Lee Bullen tells you). I hope that changes but for now these transfer links are total waste of time”
Judging by the comments, Sheffield Wednesday fans appear irritated by the news, which is yet more bad news for the Owls, with their current financial issues and this season’s relegation from the Championship.
James joins Blackpool from Darren Moore’s former club Doncaster Rovers on a three-year deal. Owls fans were hoping that the versatile left-back would want a reunion with his old boss, but James has instead opted to join the Tangerines in the Championship.