Sheffield Wednesday’s pre-season winning streak was ended tonight after Farense scored a late equaliser to force a 1-1 draw. The Owls have been in fine form this pre-season, picking up wins over Alfreton Town, Mansfield Town and Portimonense before facing Farense today. However while they would have liked to continue that winning streak in the [...] The post Sheffield Wednesday’s pre-season winning streak ended by late Farense equaliser appeared first on The72.
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Middlesbrough are close to completing a deal to sign West Ham United’s Darren Randolph according to a report from HITC Sport. Since being relegated, Middlesbrough have lost both of their main goalkeepers with Brad Guzan electing to return to the USA and sign for new MLS team Atlanta United while Victor Valdes is now a [...] The post Middlesbrough close to signing West Ham United goalkeeper appeared first on The72.
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Sheffield Wednesday have failed in their attempts to sign Cardiff City’s Sean Morrison after he signed a new three-year deal with the club as confirmed by their official website. The Owls need a new centre-back as depth in that area was a constant issue for them last season and that has only been made worse [...] The post Sheffield Wednesday fail in attempts to sign Cardiff City defender as he signs new contract appeared first on The72.
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Sheffield Wednesday have rejected a £1m bid from Leicester City for George Hirst according to a report from the Daily Mail. The 18-year-old striker may have only made a few appearances for the Owls first team so far but there is already belief that he could end up being a star player for the club. [...] The post Sheffield Wednesday turn down £1m bid for star youngster appeared first on The72.
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Sheffield Wednesday kicked off their tour of Portugal by getting a narrow 1-0 win over Portimonense. The Owls have started to make it an annual tradition that they head to the Algarve in Portugal and they have taken on a number of big teams in the area in the past including the likes of Braga [...] The post Sheffield Wednesday get narrow win over Portimonense in Portugal tour opener – Includes video appeared first on The72.
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The summer transfer window is a time for rebuilding, recreating and reorganising each Football League team’s squad for the forthcoming campaign with more often than not hope of one thing; promotion. This window has been one of particular interest in the Championship, with it looking likely that there could be around eight or nine sides [...] The post Championship: Five “Signings of the Summer” so far appeared first on The72.
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Sky Bet Championship side Sheffield Wednesday are set to take Ciaron Brown on-trial from Wealdstone, according to the Brent & Kilburn Times. It’s heavily known that Sheffield Wednesday are lacking defensive options. Carlos Carvalhal’s side managed to reach the play-offs last term with Tom Lees and Glenn Loovens, but more additions in defence could prove [...] The post Sheffield Wednesday take Non League defender on-trial appeared first on The72.
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I could use a lot of words here telling you why Sheffield Wednesday need a new centre-back, but you’ve either probably read them or worked it out for yourself. Lack of depth, aging Glenn Loovens, blah blah blah. So let’s get on with the reason why Wednesday have not brought in a new centre-back. It [...] The post Should Sheffield Wednesday be rivaling Leeds and Birmingham for signature of Aston Villa defender? appeared first on The72.
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Sheffield Wednesday have taken Wealdstone’s Ciaron Brown on trial as they consider signing him permanently according to a report from West London Sport. While the Owls main priority is to try and get promoted from the Sky Bet Championship this year, they are also looking to build for the future. When the club were struggling [...] The post Sheffield Wednesday take non-league defender on trial appeared first on The72.
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Last season Leeds United started their Championship campaign in a sluggardly manner, with a disastrous opening month seeing them settle in 21st place with four points from a possible 15 on offer. The following month was much better, despite a 1-0 home loss to Huddersfield Town dumping the Whites into the relegation places. At the [...] The post Leeds United – opening two months are the key fixtures appeared first on The72.
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