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We deserved the victory says Jones after last-gasp winner

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Dave Jones celebrated like the other 24,000 Wednesdayites in Hillsborough on Saturday as Miguel Llera clinched all three points with a last-minute goal at home to Millwall. The Owls boss said: “Believe me, there is nothing better in football than a last minute winner – especially in a place like Hillsborough, which was absolutely rocking.” […]

Wednesday wait on defender Gardner as Millwall visit S6

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Wednesday wait on the fitness of Anthony Gardner as we prepare for the visit of Millwall to Hillsborough on Saturday. Gardner missed the midweek home win over Birmingham with a hamstring injury and Mark Beevers, his replacement against the Blues, is likely to continue at the back if Gardner fails to return. Dave Jones has […]

Jones sings praises of Owls – and Rodri

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Dave Jones was full of praise for Wednesday and debutant Rodri after Tuesday’s win over Birmingham. Four points in two game represents an excellent start for the Owls. Jones said he is pleased with the return from games against two established sides and that there is more to come from the team. Talking of Rodri, […]

Jermaine’s the man … Rodri’s debut goal … Owls go second …

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Man-of-the-match Jermaine Johnson sealed a 3-2 victory for Wednesday against Birmingham at Hillsborough on Tuesday evening, taking us into second spot in the early Championship table. Goals from Reda Johnson and Barcelona B loanee Lozano Rodri inside the first 40 minutes put the Owls two-up, in front of a crowd of 25,379, and it could have been more […]

Rodri in contention for place in squad

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Wednesday’s new signing Rodri could be in the squad for Tuesday’s home clash with relegated Birmingham. The young Barcelona B striker agreed a year-long loan deal at S6 on Monday and Dave Jones may put him straight into the squad for the visit of the Blues. Jones said it might take the 22-year-old a little […]

Wednesday linked with move for Barcelona striker

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Barcelona B striker Rodri continues to be linked with a move to Hillsborough. Talks are said to have opened in an attempt to bring the youngster to S6. Meanwhile, our home second round Capital One Cup tie with Fulham has been confirmed for August 28, kick off 7.45pm.

Jones: Fans were magnificent and we could have got victory

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Dave Jones saluted Wednesday’s tremendous first day following as we came back from two goals behind to share the spoils at Derby on Saturday. After watching Reda Johnson head home our late equaliser in front of 6,000 Wednesday fans, Jones said: “The supporters behind that goal sucked the ball in for Reda’s goal. They were […]

Reda saves day as Owls grab draw in Championship opener

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If Dave Jones was in any doubt about the ups and downs of being connected with Sheffield Wednesday then the contrasting emotions of Saturday’s battling 2-2 draw at Derby said it all. Poor defendng saw us two down in less than half an hour – without the home side looking anything more than average – […]

Everton youngster ‘set to join Wednesday in loan deal’

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Everton’s highly-rated youngster Ross Barkley is reportedly set to join Wednesday on loan. The 18-year-old midfielder is said to be ready to move to Hillsborough to give him first team experience in the Championship. Barkley made his mark for England in this summer’s under-19 European Championships and has made a handful of appearances for Everton.

Danny boy is Mayor of Hillsborough … Owls ready for Derby …

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Wednesday have landed young Preston winger Danny Mayor for an undisclosed fee. The 21-year-old came through the ranks at Deepdale and has signed a three-year deal at Hillsborough. Meanwhile, the Owls hope that strikers Gary Madine and Chris Maguire will be fit to join the squad for Saturday’s Championship kick off at Derby after both suffered injuries […]