Year: 2021

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Moore defends keeper following schoolboy error

Darren Moore stood by Bailey Peacock-Farrell after he gifted Ipswich a late equaliser at Portman Road this afternoon. After seeing the keeper drop the ball at his feet, unaware that Macauley Bonne was behind him and allowing the striker to nip in and set up the home side’s goal, Moore said: “If you break down […]

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Owls held to draw after Peacock-Farrell howler

A 89th minute schoolboy error from Bailey Peacock-Farrell saw Wednesday held to a 1-1 draw at Ipswich this afternoon. The keeper, who has had his fair share of problems in recent weeks since his encouraging start to the season, produced an absolute howler to gift the home side a point when we seemed set for […]

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Sad news as former boss Ashurst passes away

Former Wednesday boss Len Ashurst has passed away, aged 82. Len, third right in the photo, joined Wednesday during the 1975-76 season with the team struggling in the old division three but, after last-game survival against Southend, began to turn around our fortunes, the side finishing eighth in the following campaign. He also brought in […]

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Owls at Ipswich

Peacock-Farrell, Palmer, Iorfa, Hutchinson, Johnson, Adeniran, Bannan, Wing, Shodipo, Berahino, Gregory. Subs. Wildsmith, Brown, Dunkley, Hunt, Dele-Bashiru, Paterson, Sow.

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Owls look to rediscover winning ways at Ipswich

Darren Moore has no fresh injury problems as Wednesday go looking for a first win in four league games away at Ipswich tomorrow. After an encouraging start to life in division one, defeats at Morecambe and Plymouth and a home draw with Shrewsbury see us back in mid-table. Long-term injury casualties Josh Windass and Massimo […]

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Brennan joins Notts County on loan

Young defender Ciaran Brennan has joined National League Notts County on a short-term loan. Brennan, 21, makes the move to Meadow Lane until November 27 and could get his debut for the Magpies at Altrincham on Saturday.

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Former Owls coach Tony Toms dies, aged 76

Former Wednesday trainer and coach Tony Toms has passed away, aged 76. Tony, an ex-Royal Marine Commando, was brought to Hillsborough in the mid-seventies by the then manager Len Ashurst, the pair having previously worked together at Hartlepool and Gillingham. He became well known for his tough training sessions and this included taking the players […]

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Moore left searching for 90-minute performance

Darren Moore called for a 90-minute performance from his Wednesday squad after seeing them flatter to deceive in today’s 1-1 draw with Shrewsbury. We threatened to overrun the visitors in an attacking opening spell but failed to turn the pressure into more than one goal – including a missed penalty – and hardly troubled the […]

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Owls pay the penalty and have to settle for point

Wednesday paid for missed chances in the opening half hour, including a wasted penalty, and we ended up having to settle for a point in a 1-1 draw with lowly Shrewsbury at Hillsborough this afternoon. The disappointing scoreline sees us stay in 12th place on 11 points, five behind joint leaders Wigan and Sunderland, and […]

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Owls v Shrewsbury

Peacock-Farrell, Hunt, Iorfa, Dunkley, Palmer, Shodipo, Adeniran, Bannan, Hutchinson, Berahino, Gregory. Subs. Wildsmith, Wing, Corbeanu, Dele-Bashiru, Johnson, Kamberi, Sow.

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