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Bothroyd doubt as Owls make trip to Blackburn

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The Owls wait on the fitness of on-loan striker Jay Bothroyd for the trip to Blackburn on Wednesday night. Bothroyd, who had far and away his best game in a Wednesday shirt against Leeds on Friday night, has been unwell and having tests on a stomach problem. Chris Kirkland will be back in action after being […]

Jones calls time on exchange of words with Leeds

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Dave Jones wants to end the recent exchange of words between Wednesday and Leeds after Friday night’s derby clash which saw Chris Kirkland assaulted on the pitch by a fan and rival supporters accused of unacceptable chanting. In a statement, Jones said: “I have no desire to become embroiled in a tit-for-tat war of words […]

Wednesday square new deal on Barkley

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Wednesday have extended the loan period of young Ross Barkley. The 18-year-old Everton midfielder joined us on a one-month loan from Goodison and the clubs have now agreed a week-to-week arrangement, which is allowed under youth loan terms. Barkley has looked more influential in midfield as his loan spell has progressed and as the youngster […]

Kirkland attacker gets four months jail

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The Leeds fan who invaded the pitch at Hillsborough on Friday night and assaulted Wednesday keeper Chris Kirkland has been jailed for 16 weeks. Aaron Cawley, 21, of Blenheim Square, Cheltenham pleaded guilty to common assault and entering the field of play when he appeared before Sheffield magistrates. The court was told that Cawley has […]

If you can’t be down by the Riverside … join us in town

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Following the successful get-together to view the televised game with Leeds, the London Owls will be back at Mabel’s Tavern next month for the Sky match at Middlesbrough. There was an excellent turnout for the Leeds clash and all Wednesdayites from London and the South-East are invited to join us again for the Boro game on November 9. We […]

Kirkland looks to Blackburn trip after fan attack

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Chris Kirkland is aready looking to the trip to Blackburn on Wednesday after Friday night’s on-the-pitch attack by a Leeds fan. The Wednesday keeper says of the assault: “I thought he was going to give me some abuse but then suddenly he came at me with both hands and I was stunned. I felt the full force […]

Jones: Fans have their part to play over hooligans

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Dave Jones believes supporters should take a stand against their own hooligans after Friday night’s attack on Chris Kirkland by a Leeds fans. Jones told the BBC on Sunday: “”People that go to games that are disgusted, they’re the ones that should walk out and police their own fans.” He also said he was wrong to […]

Madine at the double as Owls youngsters win derby

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Gary Madine scored twice as Wednesday defeated Sheff U 3-2 in the under-21s development squad derby at Hillsborough on Tuesday evening. Madine struck his double in the first-half to give the Owls a 2-0 interval lead and although Sheff U pulled one back early in the second half, Rodri restored our two-goal advantage. The visitors […]

Join fellow London Owls to see us take on Leeds in TV clash

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The London Owls will be meeting up to watch the televised Yorkshire derby clash with Leeds United on October 19. Our usual venue of Mabels Tavern is the place to be to see us take on our West Yorkshire rivals in the company of other London Wednesdayites. We will be gathering from 7pm at the […]

Owls look to extend Barkley’s loan spell at Hillsborough

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Wednesday are hoping to extend Ross Barkley’s loan spell at Hillsborough. The 17-year-old midfielder joined us on a month’s loan from Everton and has looked stronger as his experience of Championship football increases. His time at S6 is due to run out shortly but Dave Jones has confirmed he will be talking with Milan Mandaric […]