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Owls beaten again after early double setback

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Two goals conceded in the first eight minutes set the scene for a hugely disappointing afternoon at Hillsborough as Wednesday went down to a 2-1 home defeat against Cardiff. This second reverse inside three days sees us slip to sixth place, hanging on to that final play-off position on 39 points and ahead of Preston […]

Fingers crossed over Fletcher fitness

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Wednesday are hoping Steven Fletcher will be fit to make a much-needed return at home to Cardiff on Sunday after being sidelined by sickness for the last two games. Garry Monk said after the Boxing Day defeat at Stoke: “Steven hasn’t been eating or drinking properly for a few days but he’s getting there. He’s […]

We got what we deserved says Owls boss

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Garry Monk said Wednesday got what they deserved after turning a 2-1 lead into a 3-2 defeat inside the final four minutes of added time at Stoke. Speaking after another late reverse, Monk said: “It wasn’t a performance I expect from that team, from what they have been showing since I came in. “I’m hugely […]

Another injury-time sickener for Wednesday

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Wednesday’s weakness in conceding late goals came back to haunt us once again as two in added time saw struggling Stoke to a 3-2 victory this afternoon. We trailed 1-0 after a lifeless first 45 minutes from the Owls but looked to have turned the game round ourselves in the second half, goals from Morgan […]

‘Top two have the best squads’ says Monk

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Garry Monk believes top two West Brom and Leeds have squads ahead of anyone else in the chase for the automatic promotion places to the Premier League. Wednesday sit in third place in the table but eight points behind second-placed Leeds and a further three adrift of leaders West Brom and Monk said ahead of […]

Fox gets ‘all-clear’ after initial injury worry

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Morgan Fox is clear to return to action at Stoke on Boxing Day after a head injury forced him off in the first half against Bristol City on Sunday. It was feared Fox had suffered concussion and, under FA guidelines, he would then be ruled out for a 14-day rest period. However, Garry Monk confirmed […]

Christmas greetings to you all!

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We wish all London Owls, and your families, a very Happy Christmas. Thanks also for your support during what has been a busy year for our club … including travel trips to most games, footballing jaunts abroad, quiz nights and plenty of meet-ups at Mabel’s for televised matches. On the field, let’s hope the team […]

Monk hopeful of Fletcher return at Stoke

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Wednesday hope key striker Steven Fletcher will be fit to return to the squad for the Boxing Day match at Stoke. Fletcher has been suffering from a sickness bug which sidelined him for Sunday’s 1-0 win over Bristol City and Garry Monk explained after the game: “Fletch has a bug, he has been laid up […]

We earnt win says Monk as Owls go third

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Garry Monk felt Wednesday fully deserved the three points which took us up into third place in the Championship after a controversial late Barry Bannan penalty sealed a 1-0 Sunday lunchtime win over Bristol City at Hillsborough. The victory signalled our fourth success in the last five games, taking us a point clear of the […]

Fletcher ruled out through illness

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Steven Fletcher misses today’s game against Bristol City due to illness. Atdhe Nuhiu steps up to replace leading scorer Fletcher. Dawson, Palmer, Iorfa, Lees, Fox, Reach, Bannan, Luongo, Harris, Nuhiu, Rhodes. Subs. Westwood, Borner, Lee, Murphy, Pelupessy, Winnall, Odubajo..