Sheffield Wednesday news LIVE: Former SWFC man, Alex Bruce, retires | Steve Cooper on Tony Pulis and the Owls | Josh Windass is 'gutted'

A new manager, a new era but the same old story for Sheffield Wednesday and plenty of talking points from their 1-0 defeat at Preston North End on Saturday.

Monday, 23rd November 2020, 3:47 pm

We’ll have more reaction to Tony Pulis’s first game in the Owls dugout throughout the day on our LIVE blog as attention now switches to Wednesday night’s game at Swansea City.

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Former Sheffield Wednesday loanee, Alex Bruce, has retired. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Sheffield Wednesday news LIVE: Reaction to Preston defeat | latest injury updates | build-up to Swansea City

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A former Owl has retired...

Alex Bruce, 36, has retired from football. He played his part in Sheffield Wednesday’s promotion to the Championship in 2005.

Swansea’s boss on SWFC

Steve Cooper to the media today: "We managed to beat Rotherham on the weekend but it was a hard-fought game. Tony is a really experienced manager and I have a lot of respect for him. All we’ve got to do is bear that in mind, respect the opposition but focus on ourselves and what we think is needed to win the game.

“It’s a really experienced team as well. It’s going to be a tough game but one we’ll look forward to.”

On Pulis, he went on to say, “I've not crossed paths with him. I know him and I've had some conversations with him over the last 12 months. He’s a good guy. I certainly respect people who have got longevity. We’ll look forward to welcoming him to the Liberty while trying to win the game.”

The manager thought he could’ve done it differently...

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