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Bruce moves for trio on first day at S6

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Steve Bruce has wasted no time in looking to strengthen the Wednesday squad with three new faces set to join the club on his first day at S6. Bruce revealed at his press conference on Thursday that he was targeting new players to sign before the transfer window closes later in the evening. Then came […]

Bruce eyes ‘signing or two’ before deadline

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Steve Bruce has not ruled out making a signing or two before Thursday evening’s transfer deadline. Speaking at his first press conference at Hillsborough, the new Wednesday boss said: “We have one or two things in the pipeline and we’ll see how it goes over the coming hours.” He also underlined that all signings would […]

Steve’s “disappointment” at TV pundits

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Steve Bruce has spoken of his disappointment at criticism over his ‘delayed’ arrival as new manager at Hillsborough. Bruce will take charge of Wednesday for the first time at Ipswich on Saturday, following his appointment earlier this month when it was also announced that he would not become the new boss until February 1 for […]

Agnew’s praise for the players

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Steve Agnew praised the team’s performance after our 3-0 FA Cup defeat at Chelsea. The caretaker boss said: “I have to give credit to the players, they gave everything in terms of the character, the effort and the organisation.” He said they carried out the game plan well but that it was difficult to create […]

Owls out after VAR penalty drama

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A tale of two penalty decisions midway through the first half paved the way for Wednesday’s 3-0 FA Cup exit at Chelsea on Sunday evening. We were awarded a spot kick for a challenge by Ethan Ampadu on Joey Pelupessy – only for VAR to then rule that the defender’s tackle was a fair one. […]

Chelsea tie screened live at Mabel’s Tavern

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London Owls who haven’t managed to get a ticket for Sunday’s FA Cup tie at Chelsea can join fellow fans to watch the game at our usual meeting place of Mabel’s Tavern. The match is being screened live on BBC One and kicks off at 6pm.    

Forestieri in squad for Chelsea challenge

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Fernando Forestieri returns to the Wednesday squad for Sunday evening’s televised FA Cup fourth round tie with Chelsea at Stamford Bridge. Forestieri has been out of action since limping off with the recurrence of a hamstring injury at Blackburn in December but caretaker boss, Steve Agnew, has confirmed he is fit enough to be recalled […]

Chelsea tie is sellout for Owls

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Wednesday have sold out our near 6000 allocation of tickets for Sunday’s FA Cup fourth round tie at Chelsea. We were given 5917 tickets for the Stamford  Bridge tie and the club announced on Monday morning that they are now all sold.

Agnew: Good to see us creating chances

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Steve Agnew was pleased to see Wednesday creating plenty of chances – despite just the one goal – in the victory over Wigan. The after-match stats showed we had 21 shots, with eight of them on target, and caretaker boss Agnew said: “The time to be concerned is when we don’t create anything in front […]

Steven’s stunner enough to earn the points

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A quality long-range strike from man-of-the-match Steven Fletcher gave Wednesday a well-deserved win over Wigan at Hillsborough on Saturday. Fletcher, who worked tirelessly up front, got the goal his performance deserved just after the hour-mark when he expertly curled a low 20-yarder into the corner of the net. Following an instantly forgettable first-half with few […]