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Evans praises players after traumatic week at S6

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Chris Evans said he was disappointed Wednesday didn’t take all three points in the goalless draw at Rochdale on Saturday. Evans, who took charge of the team with new boss Dave Jones in the stands, said it would have been a tragedy if we had lost the game after having nine shots on target and […]

Wednesday held at Rochdale but gain ground on Sheff U

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Dave Jones’ first game in charge of Wednesday ended in a goalless draw at struggling Rochdale. With rivals Sheff U throwing away a two-lead to lose to a last-minute Shefki Kuqi penalty at home to Oldham, Huddersfield held 3-3 by Bury after being three-up and MK Dons and Stevenage both drawing, Wednesday stay in third spot […]

Reda misses Rochdale trip . . . Madine back in starting line-up

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Reda Johnson misses the trip to Rochdale with a reported hamstring injury and Julian Bennett replaces him at the back. Gary Madine starts up front with Ryan Lowe dropping to the bench. Full line-up: Bywater; Buxton, R. Jones, Batth, Bennett; Prutton, Lines, Semedo, Antonio; O’Grady, Madine. Subs. Jameson, Llera, Morrison, Lowe, M. Jones

Mandaric: My relationship with Megson had broken down

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Milan Mandaric has revealed that relations between him and Gary Megson had broken down and that he had decided to replace the Owls boss after defeat at Chesterfield last month. Speaking at a press conference where Dave Jones was unveiled as the new Wednesday manager, Mandaric said he had decided after the loss to the […]

Back to action for Wednesday after traumatic week off the field

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The Owls travel to Rochdale on Saturday after an amazing week of highs and lows … even by Sheffield Wednesday’s standards. The euphoria of Sunday’s victory over Sheff U was followed by anger and shock amongst many fans on hearing of the sacking of Gary Megson and then came Friday’s unveiling of new boss Dave Jones at a sometimes […]

Dave Jones to be unveiled as new manager at Hillsborough

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Dave Jones is Wednesday’s new manager. The former Cardiff and Wolves boss will be unveiled as Gary Megson’s successor tomorrow, with the Owls off to face Rochdale at Spotland on Saturday. Megson’s assistant Chris Evans and first team coach Neil Thompson had been put in temporary charge following Megson’s dismissal on Wednesday evening and Evans is […]

I hope to return as Wednesday boss says sacked Megson

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Gary Megson says he hopes to return as manager of  Wednesday one day and finish the job he started just over a year ago. Speaking after Wednesday evening’s sacking, Megson said: “I am very saddened that I will no longer have the opportunity to manage my hometown club, Sheffield Wednesday. “With just 13 games left […]

Fans left stunned by Megson sacking . . . right move says Milan

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Wednesday fans have been left stunned and angered by news of the sacking of Gary Megson … just days after the derby triumph at Hillsborough. Rumours that the Owls boss would be leaving the club had been mounting in recent weeks  – particularly after three successive league defeats – and even after Sunday’s victory Megson said that […]

Mandaric: Megson has left club

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Wednesday have parted company with Gary Megson. Milan Mandaric made the announcement this evening after days of speculation surrounding Megson’s future.

Derby victory means more than any other says Megson

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Gary Megson delivered the perfect response to rumours of him being replaced as manager by guiding Wednesday to a gutsy and thoroughly deserved win over Sheff U in front of a 36,000-plus sellout Hillsborough crowd on Sunday. Speaking about the importance of the victory, Wednesdayite Megson said: “I’ve had some results at other clubs where, […]