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A happy Easter as Wednesday head back to second place

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A hat-trick of headers took Wednesday back to second spot in division one as we completed a six-point Easter haul with a 3-0 win over Oldham on Monday. We were far from convincing in a lifeless first 40 minutes, riding our luck at times at the back, before Gary Madine struck two minutes from the break as […]

Bennett replaces Johnson for Oldham clash

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Julian Bennett replaces injured Reda Johnson in only change to Wednesday line-up for Oldham game.

Reda is injury doubt as Owls face Oldham screen test

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Wednesday wait on the fitness of Reda Johnson before naming the side to face Oldham at Hillsborough on Monday lunchtime. Johnson limped off early in the win at Huddersfield on Saturday, after pulling up with a thigh injury. Reports suggest that the injury might not be as serious as first thought but Julian Bennett or […]

Jones: We were excellent all over the pitch

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Dave Jones was full of praise for his Wednesday side after watching them collect three points from the crucial promotion clash at Huddersfield. Victory virtually rules the home side out of the automatic promotion places but keeps the Owls firmly in the shake-up. Jones said: “We were excellent all over the pitch today. It’s all […]

Wednesday keep up promotion challenge after vital win

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Second half goals from Miguel Llera and Nile Ranger secured a great win for Wednesday at promotion rivals Huddersfield. Llera fired in a 20-yard free kick and Ranger slotted home the second to seal a win which took us back into second place for a few hours before Sheff U regained the spot following their […]

Huddersfield close the gap as Owls prepare for ‘top four’ clash

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Saturday’s trip to promotion rivals Huddersfield becomes all the more important after their 3-1 win at Leyton Orient on Tuesday evening. Victory puts the fourth-placed Terriers three points and one position behind us, having now played the same number of games as ourselves. Danny Batth is likely to be recalled to the centre of our defence […]

Play-off chasing Brentford make Wednesday clash all-ticket

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Tickets for our trip to Brentford on April 28 will be hard to get with the Bees now making the match all-ticket for their fans. Wednesday’s 1700 allocation goes on sale to season ticket holders next Tuesday (April 10) and, given the possible importance of the match and the fact that it is our last […]

Skipper faces two-match ban … boss praises Preston win …

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Rob Jones will miss Wednesday’s two games over Easter after receiving his 10th booking of the season against Preston on Saturday. The late yellow card looked a harsh one for the Owls skipper – summing up a shocking refereeing performance – but Jones will now have to sit out the crucial trip to Huddersfield next Saturday […]

Madine at the double as Owls stretch unbeaten run to 7 games

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Two second-half goals from Gary Madine took Wednesday back to second place in league one – for just a few hours – in the lunchtime game with Preston. Madine struck with a fierce angled drive and then a header to secure the points and our seventh game without defeat. Sheff U then regained second place […]

Ranger makes full debut in Preston clash

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Nile Ranger makes full debut up front for Wednesday against Preston. He replaces Chris O’Grady in otherwise unchanged team.