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Sunderland ‘ready to recall’ Wickham to Stadium of Light

Reports from the North-East say that Connor Wickham is set to return to Sunderland after his loan spell at Hillsborough. Wickham completed an initial one-month deal by scoring our winner at Leicester on Saturday and Dave Jones is keen to extend the arrangement. However, the indications are that struggling Sunderland will recall the young striker […]

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Matchwinner Connor defies injury to clinch the points

Matchwinner Connor Wickham was not in the starting line-up at Leicester because of a foot injruy. Dave Jones revealed he didn’t chance Wickham from the start because of the problem but the striker got his opportunity when the manager decided the returning Reda Johnson was feeling the effects of his long lay-off and shuffled the pack […]

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Wednesday in new talks with Sunderland over Wickham loan

Wednesday will be talking with Sunderland in the coming days about Saturday’s goal hero Connor Wickham. The young loan striker broke his duck at S6 to ensure we took the three points back up the M1 and Dave Jones, who is keen to extend Wickham’s time with Wednesday, said afterwards: “I will sit down with the chairman, […]

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We were magnificent and thanks to the fans says Jones

Dave Jones hailed the players – and the fans – after our 1-0 win at Leicester on Saturday. Jones said: “I thought we were magnificent, absolutely magnificent. We had a game plan and it worked against one of the strongest teams in the division. “We came here to win and I thought we played ever […]

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Wickham’s a winner as Owls outfox City

Connor Wickham’s 70th minute blast gave Wednesday a great three points at Leicester today. We carried on where we left off at Watford on Tuesday night in terms of attacking threat and could easily have been ahead before half-time with Michail Antonio causing problems for the home side. Wickham’s clincher came with a fierce close-range […]

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Owls have to wait on O’Neill decision over Wickham

Wednesday are waiting to hear from Sunderland manager Martin O’Neill to see if we can keep Connor Wickham at Hillsborough. Wickham’s initial one-month loan at S6 runs out after tomorrow’s game at Leicester and, while Dave Jones has said he wants to extend the young striker’s stay at Wednesday, O’Neill is still undecided. The Sunderland […]

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Jameson joins up with former Wednesday favourite

Nigel Worthngton has wasted no time in returning to Hillsborough to bolster his squad at new club York City. The former Owls favourite took over as boss of the division two outfit earlier this week and has swiftly taken keeper Arron Jameson on loan until the end of the season. Jameson, 23, has found it […]

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Coke is injury doubt as Wednesday prepare for Foxes challenge

Giles Coke is an injury doubt for Wednesday’s trip to Leicester on Saturday. The midfielder suffered a foot injury just before half-time at Watford on Tuesday night and was immediately replaced by Jose Semedo. There is still a doubt over him returning at the King Power Stadium and, if he is sidelined, then Semedo could get […]

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Jones reflects on ‘key moment’ in Watford defeat

Dave Jones reflected on a first-half decision which he felt possibly turned Wednesday’s game at Watford on Tuesday night. With the Owls one-up through Michail Antonio’s effort, Lewis Buxton saw his close-range header blocked by Nyron Nosworthy, with Jones claming a handball and saying the ball went over the line anyway. The Owls boss said: […]

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Wednesday rue missed chances after narrow defeat

Wednesday were left looking back at missed opportunities after suffering a second successive defeat in a 2-1 reverse at Watford last night. We looked a different side from Saturday’s defeat against Forest, posing the home side all sorts of problems in the first half and fully deserving the lead through Michail Antonio after 19 minutes. We peppered the […]

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