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‘I don’t know how long I’ve got as boss’

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Jos Luhukay said he doesn’t know how much time he will be given to turn around Wednesday’s alarming slump towards the Championship relegation places. Speaking after the 2-1 home defeat to Derby, our fifth league reverse in the last six matches, Luhukay said: “How long have I got? I don’t know. I try my best […]

One point from 18 after latest defeat

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Wednesday sit just three points off the relegation places after another home defeat – this time 2-1 to promotion-chasing Derby. It means we’have taken just one point from the last six games and are still looking for our first home victory since August. With Fernando Forestieri and Marco Matias fit to return to the starting […]

Pair fit for selection against Rams

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Fernando Forestieri and Marco Matias are fit for selection for Saturday’s home clash with Derby. They have both been back in full training in recent times, Matias coming off the bench to play the last 10 minutes of the Sheff U derby a fortnight ago. Jos Luhukay said on Friday that the players are ready […]

London Owls take fourth place in quiz night

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The London Owls finished fourth out of seven teams in the latest round of the Home Counties Football Quiz League on Thursday evening. We collected 63 points, with winners Manchester City on 92 points – 15 ahead of second-placed Charlton – and Burnley’s London Clarets in third on 68 points. Sunderland’s London branch took fifth […]

Nations League success for strike duo

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Wednesday strike pair of Steven Fletcher and Atdhe Nuhiu were both in Nations League action on Tuesday evening as their countries – Scotland and Kosovo – gained promotion in the final group matches. Fletcher played 86 minutes, his headed flick-on paving the way for Scotland’s second goal as they won 3-2 at home to Israel […]

Pudil on bench as Czech Republic triumph

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Daniel Pudil was an unused substitute for the Czech Republic in their 1-0 Nations League win at home to neighbours Slovakia on Monday evening. Victory means the Czech Republic end in second place in their three-team League B Group 1, Ukraine finishing as winners of the section.  

Borukov hits hat-trick in Euro qualifier

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Young Wednesday striker Preslav Borukov bagged a 10-minute hat-trick as his Bulgaria under-19 side thrashed their Gibraltar counterparts 6-0 on Saturday. Borukov struck in the 12th, 20th and 22nd minutes to complete his treble in the European Under-19s Championship qualifier.

Fletcher on spot in international return

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Steven Fletcher marked his return to the Scotland team with a goal in their 4-0 Nations League win in Albania on Saturday evening. The Wednesday striker capped an impressive performance in his first appearance for the Scots in 13 months with a penalty just before half-time to give them a 2-0 lead, before being substituted […]

Jones and van Aken start … but Owls beaten

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David Jones and Joost van Aken were both in the starting line-up as Wednesday’s under-23s went down 2-1 at home to Barnsley on Friday evening. Two excellent strikes soon after half time put the visitors in charge and, although Jordan Lonchar pulled one back, the Wednesday youngsters slipped to another defeat. Jones played for the […]

’We worked unbelievably hard’

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Jos Luhukay was pleased with Wednesday’s improved performance and praised Cameron Dawson for his spot kick save in the 0-0 draw with Sheff U. The Owls boss said: “We must thank Cameron that he stopped a penalty, that was very important at the start of the game. “After that, the team worked unbelievably hard and […]