Author Archives: London Owls
Liam Palmer was an unused sub in Scotland’s 3-0 Euro qualifier defeat in Belgium on Tuesday evening. Atdhe Nuhiu also found himself kicking his heels on the bench the previous evening as his Kosovo side won 3-2 in their qualifier in Bulgaria.
Fernando Forestieri has been charged with a breach of FA Rule E3 … following the pre-season friendly at Mansfield almost a year ago. An FA statement released on Thursday says: ‘It is alleged that words he used during a friendly fixture against Mansfield Town FC on 24 July 2018 breached Rule E3 (1) as they […]
Wednesday will be in double pre-season action on Saturday, July 13. We travel to face Lincoln in a 1pm kick off and also send a squad to Stocksbridge Park Steels on the same day, kick off 3pm.
Wednesday have announced their first pre-season friendly … away to Northampton Town on Tuesday, July 16. The warm-up game against the division two side kicks off at 7.30pm.
New Scotland boss Steve Clarke has named Liam Palmer in his first squad as they prepare for two Euro 2020 qualifiers next month. Palmer’s greatly improved form for Wednesday last season saw him win a first cap against Kazakhstan in March and now the defender has been called up for Scotland’s qualifying games at home […]
Carlos Carvalhal is back in club management … taking charge of Portuguese club Rio Ave. The former Wednesday boss has been out of work since leaving Swansea in May 2018 and has now signed a one-year deal with Rio Ave, the club having finished seventh in last season’s Primeira Liga.
Wednesday are reportedly asking Norwich to honour the original £7m asking price for Jordan Rhodes if they want to make the striker’s move a permanent one. Rhodes was on loan at Carrow Road last season, with the agreement also including the hefty transfer fee if the Canaries wanted to buy the player. Rhodes struggled to […]
Atdhe Nuhiu has been named in the Kosovo squad for their UEFA Euro qualifiers next month. The Kosovans are away to Montenegro on June 7 and then travel to face Bulgaria three days later. UEFA has rejected Montenegro’s appeal against playing the Kosovo match behind closed doors after some of their supporters racially abused England […]
Wednesday have three of the five finalists for the Sky Championship Goal of the Season award. Adam Reach’s tremendous long-range efforts at home to Leeds and West Brom and Fernando Forestieri’s 30-yard ‘worldie’ at Norwich have all been selected for the final five. They are joined by John McGinn’s strike against us at Villa Park […]
Fernando Forestieri’s tremendous long-range goal at Norwich has been voted Sky Bet Championship Goal of the Month. The striker’s 30-yard screamer took 72 per cent of the vote for top goal in April.