December could be the time that shapes the Owls’ season.
It will be the busiest month of the Championship campaign.
Its seven games will have the capacity to raise hopes or confirm fears that the club face a grim battle against relegation.
Of course there is November to get out of the way first, with today’s Yorkshire derby against Huddersfield and next week’s trip to Blackpool.
But the spell after that should give an even better idea as to whether the club can anticipate a happier New Year.
Milan Mandaric says: “Obviously, many of my media friends start feeling trigger happy and expect me to as well. I actually believe we are a better team than we appear to be.”
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