icon_corner icon_start_stop enlarge2 icon_start_stop icon_start_stop icon_post icon_miss icon_save icon_card_red enlarge2 icon_save icon_start_stop icon_card_yellow attack icon chevron-down icon chevron-left icon chevron-right icon chevron-up icon cross icon defence icon icon_disallowed_goal email icon facebook icon google icon instagram icon linkedin icon messenger icon pinterest icon play icon plus-thin icon plus icon search icon soundcloud icon sub-in icon sub-out icon icon_sub tweet icon twitter icon icon_user__out icon_user_out vimeo icon whatsapp icon icon_start_stop youtube icon
Close
/media/42637/rolando-aarons-sheffield-wednesday-united.jpg

Latest News

Loan watch: Aarons features in derby draw

Written by Dan King

Rolando Aarons came close to inspiring Sheffield Wednesday to a Steel City derby victory on Monday night.

The winger made his third start for the Owls following his January loan switch to Hillsborough against Sheffield United in the televised clash.

Playing the full game in front of a crowd of 31,630, he had already forced Blades goalkeeper Dean Henderson to tip away a dangerous cross before, in the 65th minute, the Newcastle man set up Sam Hutchinson for a great opportunity only for Henderson to make a fine save.

"That little bit of quality was the only bit we showed," manager Steve Bruce told BBC Radio Sheffield. "Rolando got free and put a wonderful cross in. It was the best opportunity of the game. They were few and far between."

Wednesday, who climbed a place to 13th in the Championship, are unbeaten in seven league matches since Bruce took charge at the start of February.

Achraf Lazaar missed the game through injury.

Recommended for you

Breaking News

Dismiss Close
Enable Recite