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New signing eyes Owls debut

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Frederico Venancio could make his Owls¬†debut in Tuesday evening’s Carabao Cup second round tie at Bolton. Central defender Venancio joined Wednesday last week on a season-long loan from Vitoria Setubal but failed to get FA clearance in time to be in the squad for Saturday’s win at Fulham. Joe Wildsmith will replace Keiren Westwood in […]

Hutchinson ruled out for next two games

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Sam Hutchinson has been ruled out of the Owls squad until after the upcoming international break. The midfielder limped off with a knee injury in the draw with QPR earlier this month and Carlos Carvalhal says he will continue to be sidelined for the Carabao Cup tie at Bolton on Tuesday evening and the trip […]

Fletcher earns first league win of season

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Stephen Fletcher’s second-half strike saw Wednesday chalk up a first Championship win of the season at Fulham, He swept the ball home from 10 yards after an excellent pull back from Adam Reach on 63 minutes and that was enough to secure the three points to take us up to 13th place in the table. […]

New signing waits for clearance to play

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Wednesday fans will have to wait to see if they get a first look at new loan signing Frederico Venancio at Fulham tomorrow … and there are still question marks over whether Fernando Forestieri and Glenn Loovens will also make the squad. Carlos Carvalhal said on Friday that the club was still waiting for clearance […]

Meeting place for Fulham game

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The London Owls will be meeting at The Blue Boat, Distillery Wharf, Parr’s Way, London W6 9GD before Saturday’s game at Fulham. This is a change to our meeting place in recent seasons and the pub is approximately a 15-20 minute walk to the ground, with the nearest tube station being Hammersmith (District, Piccadilly & […]

Day the London Owls earnt our stripes!

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What goes round comes round! Wednesday returning to the ‘1965-1972 shirt’ for the first home league game of the season last weekend stirred memories of the 72-73 campaign … when we welcomed back the stripes, and Peter Swan, to Hillsborough. It was the first match of the season, against this Saturday’s opponents Fulham, and for […]

‘Forestieri problem is over’ says Carlos

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Carlos Carvalhal has indicated that Fernando Forestieri will soon be back in the first team squad. Forestieri has been left out of the team for the last two games, following an alleged training ground bust-up with Sam Winnall. Speaking after the 1-1 draw with Sunderland, Carvahal said: “The problem is over. Fernando is working hard […]

Carvalhal salutes battling display

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Wednesday rightly earned the praise of Carlos Carvalhal after battling back from conceding an early goal to take a well-deserved point from relegated Sunderland in a 1-1 draw at Hillsborough. We found ourselves a goal down inside the first four minutes, Keiren Westwood dashing from goal as ex-Owl loanee Aiden McGeady broke clear down the […]

Venancio completes loan move to S6

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Wednesday have completed the signing of central defender Frederico Venancio on a season-long loan from Portuguese side Vitoria de Setubal. The 24-year-old is captain of the Primeira Liga side and played against us in a pre-season friendly last month. He signed a new three-year deal with Setubal last summer and has made 134 appearances for […]

Sam ruled out … late test for Glenn … FF latest

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Sam Hutchinson will miss the Owls home clash with Sunderland at Hillsborough on Wednesday evening, skipper Glenn Loovens faces a late fitness test and we wait to see if Fernando Forestieri returns to the squad. Forestieri was left out on Saturday following the alleged training altercation with Sam Winnall and, while Carlos Carvalhal said on […]