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Pre-match meeting place for Villa trip

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The London Owls will be meeting at The Wellington before Saturday’s trip to Villa. The pub is situated in the city centre at 37 Bennetts Hill, Birmingham, B2 5SN.

Hooper misses derby and under-23s beaten

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Gary Hooper was ruled out through injury before Wednesday under-23s went down 3-1 at home to their Sheff U counterparts on Friday evening. Hooper, out for nine months with a hip problem, had planned to play the full 90 minutes after two shorter runouts for the academy side but was sidelined after picking up a […]

Defender ruled out of Villa clash

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Jordan Thorniley misses Saturday’s away clash with Villa after limping off in the midweek defeat at Forest. Defender Thorniley injured a calf during the second half and has failed to recover in time for the trip to Villa Park. Daniel Pudil came on as substitute for Thorniley at the City Ground while loanee Michael Hector […]

Wallace signs up for division one side

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Former Wednesday winger Ross Wallace has joined division one Fleetwood Town. Wallace, who left Hillsborough at the end of last season when his contract expired, has been training with Fleetwood and could make his debut at Southend on Saturday if he gets EFL clearance in time.

Owls wait on Thorniley ahead of Villa trip

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Young defender Jordan Thorniley will be assessed ahead of Saturday’s trip to Villa after suffering a late injury at Forest. Jos Luhukay said after the 2-1 defeat: “I thought Jordan was our best player on the pitch tonight. So, it was unfortunate that he had to come off, it looks like it is his calf […]

Luhukay bemoans ‘disappointing defeat’

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Jos Luhukay was left extremely disappointed as Wednesday’s unbeaten four-game run came to an end in a 2-1 defeat at Forest on Wednesday evening. A late deflected goal from Steven Fletcher gave a glimmer of hope but that was one of our few efforts on target in a largely weak-looking performance that sees us drop […]

Good and bad news on the injury front

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Wednesday fans received both good and bad news on the injury front when Jos Luhukay gave his press conference on Tuesday. Gary Hooper could continue his road to recovery by being pencilled in for his first scheduled 90-minute runout when the under-23s take on Sheff U at Hillsborough on Friday evening. The striker has been sidelined […]

Jos could tweak starting line-up at Forest

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Jos Luhukay has hinted he could make a change or two to our line-up at Forest on Wednesday evening. With the side facing three games in a week – two tough away games at Forest and then Villa following Saturday’s home draw with Stoke – Luhukay said he will be consulting with the fitness coaches […]

Hooper continues on comeback trail

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Gary Hooper continued his recovery from injury with a runout for the under-23s at Leeds on Monday. Keeper Cameron McCulloch gifted Leeds a goal after just two minutes when he stumbled as he attempted a clearance from a backpass and the ball trickled over the line before he could recover. A Leeds own goal and […]

Luhukay: Players must show more belief

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Jos Luhukay has called on his Wednesday players to show more belief and take more responsibility on the pitch after the 2-2 draw with Stoke. Having seen Wednesday come back from two goals down early on to get a point, Luhukay said it felt like a win but added that we showed Stoke far too […]