Year: 2024

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Danny’s staying at Hillsborough after agreeing new contract

Wednesday fans got the close-season present we were hoping for today … the news that Danny Rohl is staying on as manager at Hillsborough. The young German boss had been linked with several management jobs since steering us to a ‘miracle escape’ from relegation back to division one. However, the club confirmed today that Rohl […]

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James joins Millers … Rohl the pundit … Byers link

Reece James has signed for Rotherham after being freed by Wednesday at the end of the season. The defender will be best remembered at S6 for scoring the third goal in that remarkable ‘Miracle of Hillsborough’ play-off semi-final against Peterborough. However James, who joined us on loan two years ago and signed permanently last summer, […]

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Rohl’s retained list … Charles extends contract … Josh wins award

Danny Rohl’s plans for next season’s Wednesday squad have started to take shape with the announcement of the retained list for the 2024-25 campaign. Barry Bannan, Cameron Dawson, Di’Shon Bernard, Dominic Iorfa, Liam Palmer, Will Vaulks and Josh Windass have all been offered new contracts, while the Owls have taken up options to retain Marvin […]

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Funeral held for Gillian Jenkins … RIP Gillian

The funeral of long-time London Owl Gillian Jenkins took place this week. Gillian, who was a member of our club for more than 40 years, died in hospital on April 18 after suffering a brain haemorrhage. Her funeral was held at the Three Counties Crematorium, Braintree, on Monday, the service closing to the strains of […]

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One for the diary … next season’s fixture list release date

With the amazing end to the season still very much in our minds, the date has been announced today … for the release of the Championship fixtures for the 2024-25 campaign. The full list will be published at 9am on Wednesday, June 26 and, as usual, we’ll be aiming to bring you some of the […]

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‘I told players this story would have a happy ending today’

Danny Rohl told his squad at this morning’s pre-match meeting that Wednesday’s story of the season would have a happy ending today … and his message came true. Speaking after the 2-0 win over Sunderland at the Stadium of Light saw us put the finishing touches to a tremendous revival under Rohl and confirm our […]

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And so the ‘Great Escape’ is complete!

Two first-half goals paved the way for Wednesday to complete our ‘great escape’ as victory at Sunderland ensured Championship survival this afternoon. Manager Danny Rohl rightly took the plaudits in front of the sellout travelling Owls fans at the end of the game to salute his remarkable turnaround at S6, inheriting a team seemingly cut […]

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Owls at Sunderland

Beadle, Valentin, Palmer, Bernard, Iorfa, Johnson, Vaulks, Bannan, Windass, Musaba, Ugbo. Subs: Dawson, B. Diaby, Ihiekwe, Famewo, M. Diaby, Paterson, Gassama, Smith, Cadamarteri.

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Danny: We’re ready for one last challenge

Danny Rohl says his Wednesday squad are ready for one final push to secure our Championship survival at Sunderland tomorrow. We go into the crucial game knowing that one point will be enough to achieve the goal and that if either of our relegation rivals, Birmingham or Plymouth, fail to win then we will also […]

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‘Boxing Day’ legend Ian Mellor dies, aged 74

Wednesday have today announced the passing of our former player Ian Mellor at the age of 74. ‘Spider’ was signed by Jack Charlton in 1979 and will be forever etched in the club’s history for scoring the first goal, a 25-yarder in front of the uncovered Kop, in the 4-0 Boxing Day massacre against Sheff […]

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