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Megson: Huddersfield clash will be like old days

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Wednesday will be hoping for a 25,000-plus crowd for next Saturday’s Yorkshire derby promotion clash with Huddersfield. With the Terriers losing their second successive game on Saturday, we go into the game knowing that a win would take us seven points clear of Lee Clark’s men. Gary Megson said: “Hillsborough will be like the old […]

Our fans are best in country says Gary

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Gary Megson hailed his team – and the near 4000 fans – after Wednesday’s weekend win at Oldham. Megson said: “This is a really tough place to come to, a lot of teams will come here and leave with nothing so I am really pleased to get this win.” Talking of Saturday’s support he said: […]

Double strike as Owls keep up challenge

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Second-half goals from David Prutton and Ryan Lowe boosted Wednesday’s promotion push with a 2-0 win at Oldham on Saturday. We struggled to impose ourselves in the first-half and only an excellent save from Stephen Bywater denied the home side. However Wednesday, backed by 4000 fans, grabbed the lead just after the hour with an […]

FA Cup clash with Hammers moved to Sunday afternoon

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Wednesday’s FA Cup third round tie at home to West Ham will be played on Sunday, January 8, kick off 3pm. Ticket prices are £20 with £10 concessions.

Watt eyes place in squad as Megson considers loan options

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Loanee Sanchez Watt could be on the bench for Saturday’s return to league action – and the push for promotion – at Oldham on Saturday. The young Arsenal sriker is yet to make his debut for the Owls and with six loanees at the club, Gary Megson again has to make a choice as to […]

O’Connor ruled out of Oldham clash following training injury

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James O’Connor will miss Saturday’s trip to Oldham with a shin injury. The midfielder was ruled out of the Aldershot cup tie after suffering a gashed shin in training and the cut is deep enough to sideline him for the game at Boundary Park. We have been given an extra 1600 tickets for the game […]

Megson v Allardyce as Owls draw the Hammers in third round

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Wednesday’s reward for Saturday’s FA Cup win over Aldershot is a third round clash with West Ham at Hillsborough. It will mean a meeting between two recent Bolton bosses – Gary Megson and Sam Allardyce – and will bring back memories for Owls fans of two S6 FA Cup triumphs over the Hammers in successive seasons in […]

Lowe’s a winner as Owls move into third round

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Ryan Lowe steered Wednesday into the FA Cup third round draw with a 49th minute winner against Aldershot. The division two visitors brought a couple of good saves out of Richard O’Donnell but the Owls were generally in charge, with Lowe missing another excellent opportunity.

Arsene says ‘non’ to Gary’s FA Cup plea

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Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has turned down Gary Megson’s request to allow loanee striker Sanchez Watt to play in Saturday’s FA Cup second round tie at home to Aldershot. Megson contacted the Gunners boss to see if he would release the 20-year-old to make his Owls debut against the Shots but Wenger does not want […]

Reda all about it as defender heads Wednesday into second place in promotion push

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Wednesday moved into second place in the division one promotion chase with a single goal win over Leyton Orient at Hillsborough on Saturday. Reda Johnson got our all-important strike after 19 minutes with an excellent downward header from a cross by Chris Lines. The defender had a second header disallowed for offside and the Owls […]