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London Owls on pre-season tour

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Good to see some of the London Owls enjoying themselves as they follow Wednesday’s two-match pre-season trip to Germany this weekend. Surprise, surprise … they managed to find a hostelry or two soon after arriving on Thursday and now look forward to tonight’s game against VfB Lubeck, kick off 6pm UK time, followed by a […]

Lee: I’m ready for Wednesday manager’s job

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Lee Bullen says he believes he is ready to step up to become Wednesday manager if the opportunity arises. Bullen, who finds himself as caretaker boss once again after Steve Bruce and his coaching staff resigned on Monday morning, told BBC Radio Sheffield: “I think I’d be ready for it. I’m not going to put […]

Club ‘disappointed’ over Bruce announcement

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Wednesday have voiced their disappointment over Newcastle’s announcement this morning that Steve Bruce is their new manager. Bruce and his two assistants, Steve Agnew and Stephen Clemence, all tendered their resignations from Hillsborough on Monday morning, amidst continued reports that they would be joining Newcastle once the two clubs could agree a compensation payment to […]

Bullen in charge as Owls hit four

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Lee Bullen was in charge of the Wednesday side as we chalked up a comfortable 4-0 friendly victory at Northampton on Tuesday evening. Bullen took on the head coach role in a temporary capacity after Steve Bruce’s resignation on Monday and he fielded two separate line-ups for the two halves. Adam Reach shot us ahead […]

Hughton ‘says no to Wednesday approach’

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Chris Hughton is said to have turned down an approach from Wednesday to replace Steve Bruce as manager. National newspapers are reporting that the former Brighton boss has rejected our interest ‘believing it is not the right job or the right time’. With Bruce and his assistants Steve Agnew and Stephen Clemence seemingly having resigned on […]

Bruce ‘resigns as Owls boss’

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Steve Bruce is reported to have resigned as Wednesday boss. After days of speculation that Bruce is to join Newcastle, it appears he has quit Hillsborough, along with coaching pair Stephen Clemence and Steve Agnew. Wednesday have been in talks with Newcastle about a compensation package but there has been no statement, as yet, from […]

Harris on target in five-goal success

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Wednesday chalked up a 5-0 win in our second friendly of the day … at Stocksbridge on Saturday afternoon. The squad included winger Kadeem Harris, whose move on a free transfer from Cardiff was confirmed earlier in the day, along with the likes of Fernando Forestieri, Sam Winnall, Atdhe Nuhiu, Kieran Lee, Sam Hutchinson and […]

Bruce confirms he has had Newcastle talks

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Steve Bruce has confirmed that he has had talks with Newcastle about becoming their new manager. Speaking after seeing Wednesday beat Lincoln 3-1 in a friendly on Saturday, Bruce said: “Out of respect, I thought it was only right that I go and talk to Newcastle. It was over before it started and thankfully the […]

Owls ease their way to warm-up victory

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A second-minute goal from Jordan Rhodes put Wednesday on the way to a 3-1 friendly win at Lincoln on Saturday. Rhodes headed home the opener and Adam Reach made it two with a smart finish before half-time, Lincoln’s Neal Eardley then turning the ball into his own net after the break to complete the scoring […]

Bruce in charge for friendly

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Steve Bruce is at Lincoln for today’s pre-season friendly. Bruce, favourite to take over as Newcastle boss in the coming days, was not on the Wednesday team bus but was later pictured on the Sincil Bank pitch talking with the Lincoln coaching team prior to the lunchtime kick off. The possible departure of the Owls […]