‘Absolute joke’ – Sheffield Wednesday fans blast Sky over Easter fixture changes – What We Know!

'Absolute joke' - Sheffield Wednesday fans blast Sky over Easter fixture changes

Sheffield Wednesday followers have reacted angrily to the information their two Easter fixtures have been switched. The Owls had been initially scheduled to journey to promotion-chasing Milton Keynes Dons on Friday, April 15 at 3pm however the League One conflict will now happen a day later and can kick off 7:45pm after being chosen for Sky tv protection.

The knock-on impact means Wednesday’s residence tussle with backside membership Crewe Alexandra, which was on account of happen on Monday April 18, at 3pm, has been moved to Tuesday, April 19. The match will kick off at 7:45pm.

Many Wednesdayites have aimed their anger at Sky over the fixture modifications, having had already made their plans for the Easter weekend. Here’s a choice of feedback from Owls followers on Twitter:

@ROldfieldDesign: “That’s actually a joke.”

@The_SWFC_Wills: “Sky ruining fixtures nothing new. Couldn’t care much less concerning the followers travelling, be nearly unattainable to get again residence after MK Dons. Absolute joke.”

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@JamesKay89: “MK Dons absolutely received’t be blissful about this both. May put just a few thousand off going now.. would simply have finished 9000 for the Friday!!”

@scottwilkes88: “Terrible for the followers.”

@SoapyLather: “Good to see Sky placing followers final once more!”

@DavidOgden555: “Absolute joke. Utterly messes up the entire Easter weekend.”

@S35CB: “Stunning how Sky can simply damage so many individuals’s plans at quick discover. Followers already have match tickets, made journey plans and booked resorts and many others. However now have to alter all of it on the final minute.”

@Dazza_UTO: “Absolute Joke. Sky can go do one. Ruined two fixtures.”

@russellkenyon: “Sky Sports activities as soon as once more ruining soccer plans. Two video games moved at quick discover for swfc for granted for travelling followers, MK Dons away at 7.45pm on a Saturday night time with the final practice again at 20.30!”

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