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O’Grady on target as Owls win at last …

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A disputed first-half goal from Chris O’Grady against fellow strugglers Barnsley saw Wednesday end a run of seven successive defeats this evening. O’Grady turned the ball home from close range after Gary Madine looked to have fouled home keeper Luke Steele in an aerial challenge. The second half saw us soaking up almost constant pressure, […]

Gardner returns for Barnsley clash

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Anthony Gardner returns to Owls defence after injury for TV clash with Barnsley. He replaces Martin Taylor in only change to side that lost 3-2 to Bristol City. Full line-up: Kirkland; Buxton, Llera, Gardner, Helan, Antonio, Lines, Prutton, J. Johnson, Madine, O’Grady. Subs. Bywater, Taylor, Mattock, McCabe, Mayor, Maguire, Sidibe Wednesday look like going into […]

Owls fined over Llera referee row

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Wednesday are reported to have been fined £5,000 over Miguel Llera’s clash with the referee near the end of last Saturday’s defeat to Bristol City. Llera came in for criticism when his forceful appeal to referee Andre Marriner for a penalty saw the official rule out Gary Madine’s last-minute equaliser seconds later. Instead, Marriner booked Llera for his actions […]

Jones: We’re all in this together

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Dave Jones has spoken of the excellent team spirit at S6 on the eve of the crucial derby clash with Barnsley. Anything other than a victory at Oakwell tomorrow will increase the pressure on Jones, after seven successive defeats, and could also see us getting cut further adrift in the Championship relegation places. A defiant […]

I won’t be quitting says Jones

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Dave Jones says he won’t be walking away from the Wednesday job after a seventh successive defeat left us in deep relegation trouble. Following the home reverse by Bristol City, Jones said he hoped to still be in charge at Barnsley next Saturday. Referring to the decision by the referee to rule out a late […]

Wednesday left to pay penalty

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Wednesday’s woes continued when two late goals sent us to defeat against fellow strugglers Bristol City. Miguel Llera gave the Owls a great start with an early headed goal and both Gary Madine and Chris O’Grady might have added to the lead within the first 10 minutes. However, the visitors were level on 18 minutes […]

Owls line-up versus City

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Owls v Bristol City: Kirkland, Buxton. Llera, Taylor, Helan, Antonio, Lines, Prutton, J Johnson, O’Grady, Madine. Subs. Bywater, Lee, Mayor, Mattock, McCabe, Rodri, Maguire

Bothroyd ruled out of ‘six-pointer’

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Jay Bothroyd is still sidelined with an ankle injury and misses tomorrow’s bottom three battle with Bristol City at Hillsborough. Fellow striker Mamady Sidibe is also doubtful with a hamstring problem and, if he fails a late test, then Dave Jones could go with the pairing of Gary Madine and Chris O’Grady up front. City […]

Semedo blow as Owls face crucial games

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Jose Semedo could be out of action until after Christmas as Wednesday prepare for ‘six-pointers’ against fellow strugglers Bristol City and Barnsley. Semedo suffered a badly gashed knee in training before Sunday’s defeat at Cardiff and reports indicate that he may be sidelined until the end of the year. Jay Bothroyd is also expected to be […]

Jones: One slip cost us the game

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Dave Jones said Wednesday paid the price for switching off once as they slipped to a single goal defeat at Cardiff. Reflecting on the game, which saw his former club go the top of the Championship while Wednesday made it six defeats in a row, Jones said Wednesday worked really hard, only to pay for […]