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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 […]
Garry Monk is the new manager at Wednesday. The former Swansea, Leeds, Middlesbrough and Birmingham boss was unveiled at a Hillsborough press conference this afternoon and his first game in charge will be the televised away clash at Huddersfield on September 15. In his playing days, Monk made 15 appearances for Wednesday as a central […]
Fernando Forestieri is ruled out of action for the Owls until mid-October after losing his appeal against an FA charge of using racist language. His six-match suspension has been upheld, meaning he will miss our matches against Huddersfield, Fulham, Everton, Middlesbrough, Hull and Wigan and will not be available for selection again until the away […]
Lincoln boss Danny Cowley has responded to reports linking him with becoming Wednesday’s new manager. Cowley was in charge of Lincoln for their EFL Trophy defeat at Doncaster on Tuesday evening, with his brother Nicky as assistant, and when asked about possible talks between Wednesday and the Imps, he reportedly said: “I have no idea. […]
Atdhe Nuhiu is eyeing the possibility of stepping out against England in a Euros 2020 qualifier next week. Nuhiu and his Kosovo side take on England at St Mary’s Stadium on September 10 and, although the big striker has not been a regular starter at international level, he is again in the squad for their […]
Lee Bullen had harsh words for Wednesday’s performance after a lifeless 2-1 home defeat to QPR on Saturday. We took the lead midway through the first half thanks to a Steven Fletcher penalty after Fernando Forestieri was fouled in the box but that was as good as it got, with Wednesday mustering just one other […]
Westwood, Iorfa, Bonner, Fox, Palmer, Hutchinson, Bannan, Reach, Forestieri, Fletcher, Harris. Subs. Dawson, Bates, Lee, Luongo, Nuhiu, Rhodes, Murphy.
Our Carabao Cup third round tie at home to Everton has been confirmed for Tuesday, September 24, kick off 7.45pm.