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Keiren Westwood

Goalkeeper

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Biography

Date of birth

23/10/1984

Height

187 cm

Signed

08/07/2014

Country

Republic of Ireland

Keiren Westwood extended his current contract with Sheffield Wednesday in September 2015 and will now stay with the Owls until the summer of 2018.

Westwood has proved a pivotal performer between the sticks at Hillsborough since joining on a free transfer from Premier League side Sunderland in July 2014.

The Republic of Ireland international, who signed a two-year contract, scooped a raft of Player of the Year awards following his first campaign with the club in 2014/15.

He played in all but three Championship games for Wednesday and posted numerous outstanding displays as the Owls equalled a club record of 17 clean sheets.

Wednesday posted another 17 clean sheets in 2015/16, with Westwood making 37 appearances in total, in a season which saw the Owls miss out in the play-off final.

Westwood was a key figure in the Owls’ backline once again in 2016/17, helping Wednesday to achieve a place in the Championship play-offs for the second year running and scooping the club’s official Player of the Year award. 

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