Joe Bennett and Jack Hunt react on Twitter to Wednesday win, midfielder apologises

Barry Bannan

Sheffield Wednesday won against Nottingham Forest in the Championship on Saturday.

Sheffield Wednesday midfielder Barry Bannan has taken to social networking site Twitter to apologise to the fans for his dismissal on Saturday afternoon.

The 26-year-old started the Championship game against Nottingham Forest away from home at the City Ground.

The former Aston Villa and Crystal Palace midfielder failed to finish the match, as he was sent off in the 76th minute for a dangerous tackle.

That did not affect Wednesday, though, as they got the better of Forest 3-0 with ease.

Bannan has taken to Twitter to apologise for his sending-off, while defender Jack Hunt and Aston Villa-owned left-back Joe Bennett have revelled in the win on the social networking site.

Over the course of the 90 minutes at the City Ground on Saturday afternoon, hosts Forest had 50% of the possession, took 14 shots of which five were on target, and earned eight corners.

Visitors Wednesday had 50% of the possession, took 15 shots of which eight were on target, and earned five corners.

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