As Sheffield Wednesday prepare to play their third match without a permanent manager the question was asked: Are the Owls in a more stable position today than when Dave Jones was still in charge? Happier or worried?
The question was posed by The Star’s sports writer Richard Fidler @RichardFidler on Twitter, and here is a selection of the answers he received.
The results, to say the least, are a mixed bag.
James Webster @webbie13 ask me after the Watford game......
Marc Duffy @Duffy1867 good question...no answer!
Joseph Cawthorn @josephcawthorn much more worried, at least we had a direction under Jones, possibly the wrong one but more than we have now.
Adam Johnson @AdamJohno76 players showed more fight and workrate in last 2 games than rest of season
Nicola Hill @Nic_Nac86 both!
Jack Gilpin @jackgilpo much more worried if MM appoints Gray, sleepwalking to relegation and the chance to revitalise the fans isn’t taken
Shane Dodd @Doddy_72 defo happier and MM’s saving some cash. Still think we’re doomed though. Too many nails in this coffin
Rich for Peru @Rich_for_peru worried - Milan wants to appoint Gray (who will be a disaster long term) and is leaving it too late to appoint a new leader
Darryl Green @Darrylg83 club is pendin takeover so we can’t expect rich pickings when it comes to new manager,jones not fully liable for where we are
Matt Baxter @Sneaky_Scrote We’re going to get relegated regardless, Jones should’ve been sacked much sooner and MM is trying to do it all on the cheap.
Paul Woolfson @paulwoolfson happier. You only had to look at the Leicester game to see the difference. Team played with far more confidence than previous
Matt Hepworth @MJHepworth need to make the right appointment for both the short and long term. SG isn’t either, so currently worried.
Miranda @rockermansbird happier. Not perfect but a new energy has been installed into the team
Craig Kipling @Kipo72 not a prayer,god only knows what’s in Milan’s mind,if he gives the job to stuart gray then it’s guaranteed relegation
Tom Chittenden @tjchitt86 about the same with a dash more optimism that a new manager can bring. The concern for the club’s future as a whole remains.
WarOfTheMonsterTruck @SheffWedWOTMT More comfortable now that DJ has gone. Concerned that the club feels a bit in limbo on manager and ownership fronts #swfc
rearn01 @Rearn01T We were definitely down under Jones now it’s just probably . Main problem despite what some say is Manderic and his ideas
St Jimmy @JonOwlzz @AdamJohno76 agreed,we look alot more competitive now than under Jones,personally I’m a lot more positive about the situation
Dan Hilton @danjhilton I wish he’d waited until he had someone lined up (like he did with Megson & DJ). Still feel Warnock would have been ideal...
Andrew Thorpe @AndrewThorpe4 There was stability when DJ was there in the sense that we knew where we were going - down. Now it’s a more open question.
Jay Maybury @jaymaybury69 very worried ,really hoped there was a new man in place bye now ,feel a bit left in dark
Martin Bonner @MBonner85 there was a build up of negative pressure before DJ left. The sacking released that and put focus back on the team I think.
RyanCadet @RyanCadet MM not appointing swiftly is strange and out of character. Still think he was banking on NW taking it.
What do you think?
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