The highs and lows of Jos Luhukay's doomed Sheffield Wednesday reign

Sheffield Wednesday parted company with manager Jos Luhukay on Friday night, in a move that won;t have caused too much of a shock in the blue and white half of the city,

Friday, 21st December 2018, 7:47 pm
Updated Tuesday, 8th January 2019, 3:50 pm
The Owls boss was sacked on Friday

The Owls have been struggling for most of this season but there have been a few good days under the Dutchman - though clearly too few.

Wednesday blew away the Canaries on the final day of the 2017/18 campaign. Atdhe Nuhiu stole the plaudits with a hat-trick in an impressive performance at the end of a testing season.
Luhukay's first game in charge. Not hugely entertaining, granted, but the Dutchman somehow managed to organise Wednesday's defence that night and steadied the ship with a solid away performance.

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Atdhe Nuhiu grabbed a brace as the Owls secured the bragging rights at Elland Road. The hosts had equalised in the 87th minute but Wednesday rallied and found a late winner in the snow.
Pummelled at home by an ordinary Norwich team who were made to look extraordinary. It could have been much worse had goalkeeper Cameron Dawson not pulled off a string of saves.
A victory but the manner in which it was achieved was thoroughly unconvincing. The fact that the slender win was greeted with barely any cheers at the full-time whistle said it all. A victory that papered over the cracks.
Wednesday's best result of the season. They went to Steve Bruce's Villa and came away with all three points. Goals from Marco Matias and Steven Fletcher rendered John McGinn's wonder goal a mere consolation.
Not for the first time under Luhukay a lead was squandered. Wednesday led through Adam Reach but Derby hit back. Switching off cost the Owls here and confirmed them as the leakiest defence in the division.
Wednesday had carried out a good game plan, were solid at the back and went in front in fortuitous circumstances. Then, suddenly, within the space of two minutes all that hard work was undone through defensive mistakes