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Wednesday sunk by three late strikes

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Three goals in the last 18 minutes saw Wednesday crash to a 3-1 defeat at home to Preston this evening. This third successive reverse sees us now down to 16th place on 52 points, seven away from the relegation zone with four games to play … and with a possible EFL points deduction still hovering […]

Lee likely to be fit for Preston challenge

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Kieran Lee is expected to be fit for consideration for tomorrow night’s home Championship match with Preston. Lee was subbed at half time at Swansea on Sunday as a precaution, following a tightening of his calf. However, Garry Monk is confident that Lee, who did well in the first 45 minutes at the Liberty Stadium, […]

Monk left frustrated after Swansea defeat

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Garry Monk was left a frustrated manager in the 2-1 defeat at Swansea after watching Wednesday fail to take their first-half chances. The Owls boss said: “That was hugely disappointing today, We gave a performance in the first half when we should have been out of sight.” Monk compared the display to the home game […]

Missed chances prove costly for Owls

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It was a display typical of several this season as Wednesday went down 2-1 at Swansea today. Not for the first time during the campaign, we missed great chances when well on top and then paid the price as the opposition upped their game to take the points. Defeat, coupled with Reading’s win at Luton […]

Borner ‘ready for return’ to starting line-up

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Garry Monk is hoping to have Julian Borner back in defence for Sunday’s televised lunchtime clash at Swansea. Borner missed the midweek defeat to West Brom after suffering a dead leg in the win at Bristol City last weekend but he has been back in training in the last couple of days and Monk believes […]

Six youngsters given professional contracts

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Six young Owls have been given their first professional contracts after impressing at under-18 level. Luke Cox, Luke Jackson, Charlie Reaney, Lewis Farmer, Charles Hagan and Declan Eratt-Thompson have all signed on as pros at S6 and will move up to the under-23 set-up. Meanwhile, young defender Ciaran Brennan, who was on the bench against […]

‘More positives than negatives since restart’

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Garry Monk was left to reflect that Wednesday did not take advantage of their encouraging first-half performance before going down 3-0 to second-placed West Brom at Hillsborough. We more than matched the promotion chasers in the first 45 minutes, Monk also feeling that we were the better side in that period and he said afterwards: […]

Three-goal defeat ends the mini-revival

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Wednesday’s mini-revival since the return of Championship football ended in a three-goal defeat  to promotion-chasing West Brom at Hillsborough this evening. The 3-0 scoreline somewhat flattered the visitors after we more than matched them in the first half but West Brom were an improved outfit after the break and proved too strong for us over […]

Owls look to extend run against Baggies

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Loanees Connor Wickham, Jacob Murphy and Alessio Da Cruz will be available for tomorrow evening’s Championship clash with second-placed West Brom at Hillsborough. All three, along with the injured Josh Windass, have agreed to extend their loans until the end of the season as we look to take our record since the ‘season restart’ to […]

Monk: We’re showing the right attitude

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Garry Monk was full of praise for his Wednesday squad’s attitude and quality after earning three points in today’s 2-1 win at Bristol City. Coming on the back of the home draw with Forest following the three-month football lockdown, Monk said: “It was another positive performance, against another side up there and amongst it. We […]