A SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY side cruised to a comfortable 4-0 win in a friendly at non-league near-neighbours Stocksbridge Park Steels tonight.
Chris Maguire scored twice in 18 and 38 minutes at Bracken Moor followed by a finish from Gary Madine on 24 minutes, to send the visitors into half time with a 3-0 lead.
Ryan Lowe tested the home side’s woodwork twice as Wednesday kept up the pressure in an entertaining romp.
Wednesday added a fourth at the death from Patrick Antelmi after fine work by Lowe.
SWFC: Nicky Weaver, Kieran Lee, Reda Johnson, Diego Amado, Mark Beevers, Mark Reynolds, Mike Jones, Chris Lines, Gary Madine, Daniel Jones.
Stocksbridge: Collinge, Darker, Turner, Haigh, Bockarie, Callery, Booker, Weston, Hogan, Stirrup, Payne.
Read a fuller analysis in The Star on Wednesday.