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Van Aken in action but under-23s beaten

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Wednesday’s under-23s went down 4-2 to Burnley at Middlewood Road on Monday afternoon. Joost van Aken played for 45 minutes as he continues his comeback from injury while Joe Wildsmith was the other established first-teamer in the starting eleven. We trailed 2-1 at half-time, Jack Stobbs having equalised from the penalty spot, and the visitors […]

‘Problems at both ends of the pitch’

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Jos Luhukay rued problems at both ends of the pitch as Wednesday slumped to a third successive defeat at Birmingham. Steven Fletcher hit the woodwork within the first two minutes and finished well to put us in front but we failed to turn first-half domination into further goals. with Liam Palmer missing two chances, the […]

Slump continues as Owls lose again

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Wednesday’s miserable recent run continued with a third successive defeat at Birmingham on Saturday. We went down 3-1 to two late efforts after taking the lead at St Andrews and that means eight goals conceded in those last three games as we still seek a clean sheet this season. The defeat sees us drop to […]

Pudil ruled out for Birmingham trip

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Daniel Pudil is ruled out of Saturday’s trip to Birmingham after sustaining a facial injury at QPR in midweek. Pudil was left with blood streaming down his face after receiving a boot to the face during the second half at Loftus Road and was immediately substituted. Tom Lees, dropped to the bench at Rangers, is […]

London Owls finish second in quiz night

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Well done to the London Owls on finishing runners-up in Thursday evening’s Home Counties Football Quiz League match. Our team collected 46 points, two behind the winners from Manchester City’s London branch, to finish second out of seven teams taking part in the quiz at the Calthorpe Arms.  

We must look to ourselves says Luhukay

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Jos Luhukay was left disappointed with Wednesday’s performance in the three-goal defeat at QPR. The Owls boss said: “In possession we were often too poor, we lost the ball too easily and came under pressure. We must look to ourselves tonight. “Before the international break we were in a fantastic way, this has been a […]

Three-goal defeat for much-changed Owls

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Wednesday slumped to a second successive Championship defeat in a poor display at QPR on Tuesday evening. Jos Luhukay made five changes from the team that lost at home to Middlesbrough on Friday night with skipper Tom Lees dropping to the bench, along with fellow defenders Jordan Thorniley and Liam Palmer, Steven Fletcher and Matt […]

Sam’s setback … duo out until New Year …

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Sam Winnall has suffered an injury setback in his bid to regain fitness. The striker picked up a hamstring problem during his 70-minute appearance for the under-23s at Hull on Saturday evening and manager Jos Luhukay said on Tuesday that Winnall, who has been recovering from a serious knee injury, is likely to be ruled […]

Onomah in line for recall to the midfield

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Josh Onomah can be expected to regain his place in the Wednesday midfield for Tuesday evening’s trip to QPR. The young midfielder, on loan from Tottenham, was on the subs’ bench against Middlesbrough on Friday night – having only returned to training the previous day following his international duty wth the Engand under-21s. If Onomah […]

Pre-match meeting place for QPR

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The London Owls will be meeting at the Thatched House pub, 115 Dalling Road, Hammersmith, W6 0ET, before Tuesday night’s game at QPR. Ravenscourt  Park on the District line is the nearest tube to the pub and it’s about a 25-minute walk to the ground from the Thatched House.