Date: 22nd September 2009 at 12:35am
Written by:

Wednesday have arranged a ‘blue and white day’ for the visit of Cardiff City to Hillsborough this weekend.

Chairman Lee Strafford is hoping for a carnival atmosphere at S6 that will help power Wednesday to a much-needed three points in the Championship.

And he’s calling for the S6 faithful to help out, with fans being asked to wear their blue and white replica home shirts, from any season if not this, to make Hillsborough fully blue and white.

The Kop band will also be in attendance for the second home match on the spin, following on from Middlesborugh.

Strafford told the official SWFC website: ‘We have enjoyed some really good matches at Hillsborough already this season and Saturday’s game should bring us an excellent atmosphere once again.

‘Our events team has put together an entertaining programme for Saturday’s match against Cardiff so it would be great if Wedneayites can turn out in their droves again and show their colours by wearing blue and white on the day.’

The Owls will also become the first club in the country to stock South African style-trumpets – vuvuzelas – in the Megastore before the game for fans to add their own noise to the match.

I can see a ‘battle’ of the bands going on between the Kop Band and , well, the rest of the stadium!