TEAM NEWS: Jordan Rhodes starts for Sheffield Wednesday v Hull City - FIVE changes for Owls

Jordan Rhodes has been drafted into the Sheffield Wednesday squad for their Championship match against Hull City.

Saturday, 14th April 2018, 1:44 pm
Updated Saturday, 14th April 2018, 3:01 pm
Jordan Rhodes is back in the Sheffield Wednesday starting XI

The striker hasn't started since the Owls' defeat to Ipswich at the beginning of March, a match in which he was brought off at half time.

Wednesday's injury problems continue with Lucas Joao and Atdhe Nuhiu both unable to play after picking up knocks in the defeat to QPR in midweek. Daniel Pudil has also been forced to drop out.

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In better news, Barry Bannan has recovered from the knock which forced him out on Tuesday and moves back into the midfield.

Jos Luhukay makes five changes in all - Jack Hunt comes in for Liam Palmer, Frederico Venancio comes back in for Pudil, Bannan replaces David Jones, George Boyd and Rhodes comes in, with Nuhiu and Joao unavailable.

Sheffield Wednesday XI: Wildsmith; Venancio, Lees, Thorniley; Hunt, Pelupessy, Bannan, Reach, Boyd; Forestieri, Rhodes. Subs: Subs: Dawson, Palmer, Butterfield, Jones, Kirby, Nielsen, Matias