Sheffield Wednesday is a professional football club based in Sheffield, England. The club was founded in 1867 and has played at its current stadium, Hillsborough Stadium, since 1899. The club's tra... ditional home kit consists of a blue and white striped shirt, white shorts, and blue socks. The club's crest features an owl, which is a symbol of the city of Sheffield. The blue and white striped shirt has been a fixture of Sheffield Wednesday's kits for over a century, and the design is believed to have been inspired by the striped shirts worn by Notts County, who were one of the dominant teams in English football in the late 19th century. The club's away kit has varied over the years. Sheffield Wednesday has a loyal fanbase and has had several successful periods throughout its history, including winning the FA Cup three times and finishing as runners-up in the Football League Cup twice.