It was a shaky start – perhaps understandable after the play-off heartbreak last time around – but Carlos Carvalhal’s Sheffield Wednesday are fighting back and are already up to seventh position.
It’s largely the same squad as the one that came so close at Wembley back in May, not losing too many faces and bringing in the likes of Steven Fletcher, Almen Abdi and Adam Reach.
Their goal is simple after last season – get to the Premier League. With some of the talent they have in their squad they’re more than capable, even with the likes of Newcastle spending big this summer.
It’s also an interesting and good way of finding out the best squads in the league by comparing who would make it into a 5-a-side team, splitting those who have strength-in-depth from those having talent in the right positions.
Using the current squad, FLW’s Ryan Evans takes a look at who would make it into the ULTIMATE Sheffield Wednesday 5-a-side team…