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Monk takes plusses from FA Cup exit

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Garry Monk felt Wednesday restored some pride in the 1-0 FA Cup exit to Manchester City at Hillsborough on Wednesday evening. The Premier League champions totally dominated the fifth round tie, having 20 efforts and nine on target, while we managed just one shot in the 90 minutes – a long-ranger from Jacob Murphy early […]

Back at Mabel’s for City cup tie

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London Owls will be gathering at our usual meeting place in the capital, Mabel’s Tavern, for tonight’s televised FA Cup fifth round tie with Manchester City at Hillsborough. The pub is at 9 Mabledon Place, WC1H 9AZ and kick off is at 7.45pm.  

Monk: We want performance to be proud of

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Garry Monk is looking for Wednesday to produce a performance to be proud of when we take on Manchester City in the FA Cup fifth round clash at Hillsborough tomorrow night. While acknowledging that we face the toughest of challenges against the Premier League champions, and in the midst of a shocking run in the […]

‘Toughest time of my managerial career’

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Garry Monk admitted he is facing the most challenging time of his managerial career after Wednesday turned in another woeful performance in a 3-1 home defeat to Derby. After four points from the last two matches had sparked hopes of a much-needed upturn in form, we found ourselves three-down after just 30 minutes – gifting […]

Owls pay for errors in another home flop

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Wednesday’s mini-revival came to an abrupt halt with Derby scoring three times in an opening half-hour horror show at Hillsborough this afternoon. Hopes of a return to some semblance of form came after the midweek victory over Charlton and a point at Birmingham last Saturday, but those thoughts were crushed inside the first 30 minutes […]

Striker ‘close to signing new S6 contract’

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Garry Monk is hoping Wednesday can agree terms on a new contract with Steven Fletcher in the near future. Fletcher, now back to near full fitness after being sidelined with a knee injury since the start of January, has been in outstanding form this season and Monk believes a deal can soon be sealed to […]

Monk considers starting place for Fletcher

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We wait to see if Steven Fletcher’s influential appearance as a second-half sub in midweek will see Garry Monk give the striker a place in the starting line-up at home to Derby tomorrow. Fletcher’s 33-minute cameo performance saw him immediately causing problems for the Charlton defence, also seemingly putting an extra spring in the step […]

‘Celebrations showed how much win meant’

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Garry Monk spoke of how much the 1-0 victory over Charlton meant to the squad on Wednesday evening … and not least as reward to the fans. After seeing Steven Fletcher’s 95th minute header end the Hillsborough goal drought, bring our first S6 win of the year and signal great celebrations for players and fans […]

Fletch’s last-gasp header ends goal drought

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Steven Fletcher’s 95th minute header saw Wednesday to our first home win of the year and three much-needed points in a 1-0 victory over Charlton at Hillsborough tonight. It also marked just our second success in 12 league games, a first home goal since December 29 and sees us up one place into 12th, eight […]

Will pair be back in starting line-up?

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Wednesday fans will be waiting to see if Garry Monk decides to start with Morgan Fox and Steven Fletcher – or at least one of them – ahead of tonight’s Championship clash with Charlton at Hillsborough, Both returned from the bench in the second half at Birmingham on Saturday after injury lay-offs and played their […]