How can I watch Exeter City v Sheffield Wednesday? Who is the referee? The latest odds

Sheffield Wednesday will be hoping to continue their upturn in form from the Christmas period when they take on Exeter City in the FA Cup third round on Saturday.

Tuesday, 5th January 2021, 12:00 pm

The Owls have moved out of the Championship relegation zone after winning three of their last four games – a mini-revival which includes securing back-to-back victories for the first time in over a year.

Now Wednesday’s players, under the leadership of caretaker manager Neil Thompson, can take their minds of their league exertions when they make the long trip to the South West to face a Grecians side currently sitting in 10th place in League Two.

Here’s how you can follow the game.

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When is the match? What time is kick-off?

The game takes place at St James Park on Saturday, January 9 and kick-off is at 3pm.

Is Exeter City v Sheffield Wednesday? How can I follow it live?

Yes, the game will be broadcast live on BT Sport Extra 5 from 3pm. For more details on how to access BT Sport Extra channels, click HERE.

Sheffield Wednesday's Liam Shaw and caretaker boss Neil Thompson. Photo: Steve Ellis.

You can sign up to a BT Sport subscription HERE or a monthly BT Sport pass is available HERE for £25.

How else can I follow the game?

As ever, The Star will also be running a comprehensive live blog with team news, live updates, reaction and analysis from Alex Miller and Joe Crann – who will be among only a handful of people allowed into St James Park. You can follow them on Twitter via @AlexMiller91 and @YesWeCrann.

Who is the referee?

Dean Whitestone is the referee and Mark Russell and Christopher Wade are his assistants. The fourth official is Kevin Johnson.

What are the odds?

Sky Bet is offering the following odds on the game:

Exeter – 13/5

Draw – 13/5

Wednesday – 19/20

Are any tickets available?

No, due to England once again being in lockdown, supporters are not currently allowed into stadia to watch matches.

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