Sheffield Wednesday RECAP: Another new Owls signing and plenty from Andre Green | Manager hunt goes on

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Monday, 18th January 2021, 6:13 pm

The Owls had no game at the weekend due to the Covid-19 outbreak at the club, but there was still plenty of news coming out of S6 – including comments made by one-time bookies favourite Paul Cook on the managerial vacancy following Tony Pulis’ sacking at Christmas.

We’ll have more on the search for a new boss, the latest on Wednesday’s bid to strengthen their squad during the January transfer window and everything else coming out of Hillsborough.

Make sure you stay with us throughout the day and into the evening for the best, unrivalled coverage of the Owls.

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Last updated: Monday, 18 January, 2021, 07:42

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Odubajo on dealing with social media abuse

“Somebody used the C-word and I was like ‘Nah’…” – Owls man on dealing with social media abuse

Moses Odubajo says that he tries not to get caught up in the whirlwind of social media, especially after a bad game, but admits that there was one message he couldn’t ignore.

JVA on defensive switch

“Left back? Are you ok?” – Owls defender on Tony Pulis' defensive shift

Tony Pulis playing central defenders as full backs is nothing new, but Joost van Aken has admitted that he was surprised to be playing there for Sheffield Wednesday last year.

Latest transfer rumours

Bannan steps up . . .

Sheffield Wednesday star’s generous cash boost in charity children's food drive

In a time that’s proving so difficult for so many people, one Sheffield Wednesday star has stepped in to do his bit to feed children in Sheffield.

In case you missed this yesterday . . .

Sheffield Wednesday interim manager expected back for Everton FA Cup clash

Neil Thompson is expected back on the Sheffield Wednesday bench against Everton after recovering from COVID-19 – as long as a new manager is appointed before then.

John Harkes on the day Chris Waddle checked in at S6

"Alreet!" The story of how John Harkes found out Chris Waddle had signed for Sheffield Wednesday

It was a transfer that changed the course of Sheffield Wednesday history.

In The Star this morning . . .

Double promotion-winning manager enters Sheffield Wednesday running amid reports of pending exit

Slavisa Jokanovic has good pedigree in the Championship, and he’s now entered the list of names on the bookies’ list for the Sheffield Wednesday job amid reports of a potential exit from his current club.

The Owls had no game at the weekend due to the Covid-19 outbreak at the club, but there was still plenty of news coming out of S6 – including comments made by one-time bookies favourite Paul Cook on the managerial vacancy following Tony Pulis’ sacking at Christmas.

We’ll have more on the search for a new boss, the latest on Wednesday’s bid to strengthen their squad during the January transfer window and everything else coming out of Hillsborough.

Make sure you stay with us throughout the day and into the evening for the best, unrivalled coverage of the Owls.

Enjoy your day at stay safe.

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