Sheffield Wednesday fans hail hat-trick hero Jordan Rhodes in stunning 4-0 win at Nottingham Forest

Sheffield Wednesday fans have hailed Jordan Rhodes after his stunning hat-trick helped fire the Owls to a 4-0 win against play-off rivals Nottingham Forest at the City Ground.

Saturday, 14th December 2019, 10:28 am
Updated Sunday, 15th December 2019, 12:40 pm

All three of Rhodes goals – including a superb scissors kick to complete his hat-trick – came in the first 37 minutes as Garry Monk’s ran amok against fifth-placed Forest.

Steven Fletcher bagged Wednesday’s fourth on the stroke of half-time.

Rhodes’ exploits in front of goal saw him trending on Twitter as he helped fire Wednesday into fifth place in the Sky Bet Championship table.

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Jordan Rhodes scored a first half hat-trick for Sheffield Wednesday at Nottingham Forest. Photo Getty Images.

Here’s how Wednesday fans reacted to today’s stunning performance by Rhodes and the Owls.

@johnrocknrolla Great result. Happy for Jordan Rhodes. Hope he gets a decent run in the team now.

@TomTB1995 Jordan Rhodes, I've never been more pleased for a player to score a hat trick. Absolutely delighted for him, hopefully this is the springboard for him now at Wednesday. Give him service and he will score goals. #swfc

@CraigWilson__ Yes!!! Fantastic win glad to see Jordan Rhodes get his hatrick

@_GeorgeSmith99 Well, what a result for Sheffield Wednesday that is. A superb hat-trick for Jordan Rhodes and another one for Steven Fletcher, who now has six goals in four games. Also nice to get a clean-sheet for the first time in a while. Happy days!

@StintonHeeley Please tell me this is the rebirth of Jordan Rhodes. We’re finally playing to his strengths, him and fletcher seem to compliment each others play as well. #swfc

@Jimaldinho1867 That’s the way to do it! #swfc so chuffed for Jordan Rhodes!!