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Tom Lees is unlikely to be fit to face Fulham on Saturday, a game which also marks Garry Monk’s first Hillsborough match as Owls boss. The skipper injured a hamstring in the warm-up before the last match at S6, against QPR three weeks ago, and Monk rates Lees as doubtful for Fulham game. Monk confirmed […]
Garry Monk was pleased with Wednesday’s 2-0 win in his first game in charge at Huddersfield on Sunday … but said there is still plenty of room for improvement. Headed goals in either half by Stephen Fletcher on 10 minutes and sub Sam Winnall 18 minutes from time – his first for us in more […]
Westwood, Odubajo, Borner, Iorfa, Palmer, Murphy, Hutchinson, Bannan, Reach, Fletcher, Harris. Subs. Dawson, Bates, Fox, Lee, Luongo, Nuhiu, Winnall.
Garry Monk has spoken of how the Championship demands an aggressive attitude to reap the rewards of promotion or a place in the play-offs. Talking ahead of his first game in charge of the Owls at Huddersfield on Sunday, the new boss said: “The league demands physicality and aggression and if you don’t apply the […]
Garry Monk will wait until after training on Saturday to see if Tom Lees is fit for our match at Huddersfield 24 hours later. The Wednesday skipper suffered a hamstring injury in the warm-up before our last Championship game, the 2-1 home defeat to QPR, and Monk says it is “touch and go” whether Lees […]
For London Owls not travelling to Huddersfield on Sunday, we will be gathering at Mabel’s Tavern to watch the televised match. It will also be Gary Monk’s first game in charge, so why not watch the action with fellow London Owls at the pub in Mabledon Place, WC1H 9AZ, situated between Euston and St Pancras […]
Massimo Luongo failed to get a slice of the World Cup action when his Australia side won 3-0 in a qualifier in Kuwait on Tuesday evening. The Owls midfielder stayed on the bench, as did Atdhe Nuhiu for Kosovo in their 5-3 Euro 2020 qualifier defeat to England in Southampton.
Atdhe Nuhiu spent 90 minutes on the bench as his Kosovo team-mates came back from behind to beat the Czech Republic 2-1 in their Euro 2020 qualifier in Pristina on Saturday afternoon. The Wednesday striker was an unused substitute in the game, victory taking Kosovo to the top of Group A and a point ahead […]
Wednesday’s David Bates was an unused substitute in Scotland’s 2-1 Euro 2020 qualifier defeat to Russia on Friday night. The Scots took an early lead through John McGinn but Russia hit back to take all three points at Hampden Park, and the defeat sees Scotland six points behind the visitors, who sit in the second […]
Garry Monk has spoken of ensuring there is a strong mentality in the Wednesday squad after being unveiled as our new manager this afternoon. Monk, who has plenty of experience managing at Championship level, talked of inheriting a capable squad which he hopes to be able to build on, and underlined: “This league demands a […]