The Owls’ Community Programme would like to congratulate Darren Howe on his 20 years with Wednesday!

Darren, a highly respected football coach, started his career with the Owls back in 1997, and has since delivered various levels of coaching over the past two decades.

He is the longest serving member of the team and one of the head coaches for the Owls’ ever-popular Soccer Camps.

Darren has been a great mentor to the younger coaches and has made long-lasting relationships with schools, children and parents.

His work and commitment to improve young people’s sporting abilities is advantageous to anyone with whom he works.

Community manager Marcus Brameld, said: “We would like to thank Darren for his years of service to the Community Programme.

“Daz is a valuable member of our team and we hope he stays with us for another 20 years!”