Author Archives: London Owls
Dave Jones was full of praise for Wednesday and debutant Rodri after Tuesday’s win over Birmingham. Four points in two game represents an excellent start for the Owls. Jones said he is pleased with the return from games against two established sides and that there is more to come from the team. Talking of Rodri, […]
Man-of-the-match Jermaine Johnson sealed a 3-2 victory for Wednesday against Birmingham at Hillsborough on Tuesday evening, taking us into second spot in the early Championship table. Goals from Reda Johnson and Barcelona B loanee Lozano Rodri inside the first 40 minutes put the Owls two-up, in front of a crowd of 25,379, and it could have been more […]
Wednesday’s new signing Rodri could be in the squad for Tuesday’s home clash with relegated Birmingham. The young Barcelona B striker agreed a year-long loan deal at S6 on Monday and Dave Jones may put him straight into the squad for the visit of the Blues. Jones said it might take the 22-year-old a little […]
Barcelona B striker Rodri continues to be linked with a move to Hillsborough. Talks are said to have opened in an attempt to bring the youngster to S6. Meanwhile, our home second round Capital One Cup tie with Fulham has been confirmed for August 28, kick off 7.45pm.
Dave Jones saluted Wednesday’s tremendous first day following as we came back from two goals behind to share the spoils at Derby on Saturday. After watching Reda Johnson head home our late equaliser in front of 6,000 Wednesday fans, Jones said: “The supporters behind that goal sucked the ball in for Reda’s goal. They were […]
If Dave Jones was in any doubt about the ups and downs of being connected with Sheffield Wednesday then the contrasting emotions of Saturday’s battling 2-2 draw at Derby said it all. Poor defendng saw us two down in less than half an hour – without the home side looking anything more than average – […]
Everton’s highly-rated youngster Ross Barkley is reportedly set to join Wednesday on loan. The 18-year-old midfielder is said to be ready to move to Hillsborough to give him first team experience in the Championship. Barkley made his mark for England in this summer’s under-19 European Championships and has made a handful of appearances for Everton.
Wednesday have landed young Preston winger Danny Mayor for an undisclosed fee. The 21-year-old came through the ranks at Deepdale and has signed a three-year deal at Hillsborough. Meanwhile, the Owls hope that strikers Gary Madine and Chris Maguire will be fit to join the squad for Saturday’s Championship kick off at Derby after both suffered injuries […]
Wednesday are waiting on the result of a knee scan for Gary Madine before being able to decide on their attacking options for Saturday’s Championship opener at Derby. Madine, who missed part of the pre-season with a bruised foot, limped off after less than 30 minutes of Monday’s win at Oldham and has now had […]
Wednesday have been drawn at home to Premier League Fulham in the second round of the Capital One Cup. Ties are scheduled to be played during week commencing August 27.