The best photos from Sheffield Wednesday’s play-off win on this day in 2005

It’s 14 years to the day that Sheffield Wednesday earned promotion from League One with a play-off final win over Hartlepool.

By Nancy Frostick
Wednesday, 29 May, 2019, 13:03
Drew Talbot scores the final goal during the League One play-off final. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)

Here’s a look back at some of the best photos of fans and players from the big day. Click and scroll through the photos for a trip down memory lane...

Joel Porter of Hartlepool United is tackled by Jon-Paul Mcgovern of Sheffield Wednesday.
Sheffield Wednesday celebrate winning the Coca-Cola Football League One play-off final at the Millennium Stadium, Cardiff, Wales.
Steven MacLean scores from a penalty.
Steven MacLean celebrates scoring Sheffield Wednesday's second goal.
Lee Bullen and Jon-Paul Mcgovern tackle Joel Porter.
A Wednesday fan in full face paint!
Fans.
Owls players celebrate.
Drew Talbot scores the final goal against Hartlepool.
The four Sheffield Wednesday play-off final scorers Glen Whelan, Drew Talbot, Steven Maclean and Jon- Paul Mcgovern.

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Jon- Paul Mcgovern celebrates after Steven MacLean's penalty.
Steven MacLean celebrates scoring Wednesday's second goal.
Sheffield Wednesday celebrate promotion.
Sheffield Wednesday's Jon-Paul McGovern celebrates
Wednesday boss Paul Sturrock with Jon Paul McGovern
Fans watch the play-off final.
Sheffield Wednesday's Jon-Paul McGovern celebrates.
Lee peacock breaks open the bubbly.
Happy Wednesday fans.
Steven Maclean celebrates after scoring a penalty.