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Bruce: Hutch left disappointed at his miss

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Steve Bruce said Sam Hutchinson was left a disappointed man after missing our only chance of the game in the derby stalemate with Sheff U. Speaking after the midfielder shot straight at keeper Dean Henderson from eight yards out, Bruce said: “That little bit of quality for the Hutchinson chance was the only bit we […]

Owls stretch unbeaten run after derby draw

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Wednesday took a point from a scrappy goalless clash with Sheff U at Hillsborough on Monday evening. In a game of few chances, our only shot on target came after 65 minutes when Sam Hutchinson slid in to connect with a tremendous low cross from Rolando Aarons but shot straight at keeper Dean Henderson from […]

Owls boss to decide on ‘derby day’ defence

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Steve Bruce has to decide on who will fill the left back slot ahead of Monday evening’s derby showdown with Sheff U at Hillsborough. Achraf Lazaar is ruled out with the hamstring injury he picked up in the win over Brentford and is expected to be sidelined for several weeks. Morgan Fox may well be […]

Join us at Mabel’s for derby clash

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London Owls not travelling to Hillsborough for Monday evening’s derby can join us at Mabel’s Tavern – our usual meeting place in the capital – to watch the game live on Sky with fellow fans. For those who don’t know the venue, the pub is located in Mabledon Place, just off the Euston Road and […]

‘Fingers crossed’ over Joao for derby clash

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Lucas Joao is an injury doubt for next Monday’s Hillsborough derby clash with Sheff U. Joao missed training on Monday with a sore knee and the problem kept him out of Tuesday evening’s win over Brentford. Speaking after the victory agsinst the Bees, Steve Bruce said of Joao: “He is touch and go for Monday. […]

Bruce waits for injury update on Lazaar

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Wednesday wait for the results of tests on Achraf Lazaar after the loanee defender was helped from the field with a hamstring injury against Brentford on Tuesday evening. Lazaar had continued where he left off, after an excellent full debut against Swansea on Saturday when he stepped in for the injured Morgan Fox, before pulling […]

We were worthy winners says Steve

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Steve Bruce hailed the 2-0 win over Brentford as our best 90-minute performance since he took over the managerial reins six games ago. After a largely dominant display, Bruce said: “It was certainly the best performance since I’ve been at the club. From the first whistle to the last, I thought we were worthy winners. […]

Fletcher at double as Owls move up to 12th

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Two goals from the man-of-the-match Steven Fletcher took Wednesday into 12th place and six points away from the play-offs after a 2-0 win over Brentford on Tuesday evening. The victory also stretches our unbeaten league run to seven games and with six of those coming since Steve Bruce took over as manager. As with the […]

Forestieri back in contention for Bees clash

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Fernando Forestieri is expected to come back into the squad for Tuesday evening’s home game with Brentford. Forestieri was suspended for Saturday’s 3-1 win over Swansea after his red card at Rotherham but is likely to return to action against the Bees. Steve Bruce will also be awaiting fitness tests on Jordan Thorniley (concussion), George […]

Fletcher tops Goal of the Day poll

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Steven Fletcher’s spectacular overhead kick against Swansea was  also voted Sky Championship Goal of the Day. The striker’s goal just before half-time put us three-up against the Swans and earnt 38 per cent of the votes to top the viewers’ poll.