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Monk’s views on state of play at S6

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Garry Monk has spoken of how he sees his position at the club after Saturday’s 5-0 demolition at Brentford. The heavy defeat stretched our dreadful run to two wins in 14 league games, turning a play-off challenge at Christmas to being just nine points above the relegation positions and with a possible EFL points deduction […]

Monk ‘lost for words’ after thrashing

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Garry Monk said he was lost for words after Wednesday’s 5-0 capitulation at Brentford this afternoon. We were two goals down inside 20 minutes through goals from Josh Dasilva and Emiliano Marcondes, had a short spell where we were more competitive but a third Bees goal by Bryan Mbeumo just before the break all but […]

Preston double seals derby victory

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A double from Fraser Preston gave Wednesday under-23s a 2-1 win over their Sheff U counterparts at Hillsborough this evening. The visitors took the lead on 19 minutes through Leo Gaxha but Preston struck for the first time just before the break with a low shot to equalise. And he was on target again soon […]

Lee misses last league visit to Griffin Park

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Kieran Lee is ruled out of tomorrow’s trip to Brentford after limping off with a groin strain against Manchester City in midweek. Julian Borner was another injury victim in the cup tie, being forced off at half time with a hamstring problem, but he is expected to be available for selection for our last-ever league […]

Monk takes plusses from FA Cup exit

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Garry Monk felt Wednesday restored some pride in the 1-0 FA Cup exit to Manchester City at Hillsborough on Wednesday evening. The Premier League champions totally dominated the fifth round tie, having 20 efforts and nine on target, while we managed just one shot in the 90 minutes – a long-ranger from Jacob Murphy early […]

Back at Mabel’s for City cup tie

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London Owls will be gathering at our usual meeting place in the capital, Mabel’s Tavern, for tonight’s televised FA Cup fifth round tie with Manchester City at Hillsborough. The pub is at 9 Mabledon Place, WC1H 9AZ and kick off is at 7.45pm.  

Monk: We want performance to be proud of

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Garry Monk is looking for Wednesday to produce a performance to be proud of when we take on Manchester City in the FA Cup fifth round clash at Hillsborough tomorrow night. While acknowledging that we face the toughest of challenges against the Premier League champions, and in the midst of a shocking run in the […]

‘Toughest time of my managerial career’

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Garry Monk admitted he is facing the most challenging time of his managerial career after Wednesday turned in another woeful performance in a 3-1 home defeat to Derby. After four points from the last two matches had sparked hopes of a much-needed upturn in form, we found ourselves three-down after just 30 minutes – gifting […]

Owls pay for errors in another home flop

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Wednesday’s mini-revival came to an abrupt halt with Derby scoring three times in an opening half-hour horror show at Hillsborough this afternoon. Hopes of a return to some semblance of form came after the midweek victory over Charlton and a point at Birmingham last Saturday, but those thoughts were crushed inside the first 30 minutes […]

Striker ‘close to signing new S6 contract’

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Garry Monk is hoping Wednesday can agree terms on a new contract with Steven Fletcher in the near future. Fletcher, now back to near full fitness after being sidelined with a knee injury since the start of January, has been in outstanding form this season and Monk believes a deal can soon be sealed to […]