Sheffield Wednesday star eager to make Hillsborough 'a fortress', ex-Owls winger training with new club - Championship gossip

Sheffield Wednesday were bitterly disappointed to suffer defeat against Hull City on Tuesday evening, especially after they were denied what appeared to be a clear penalty for a foul on loanee Jacob Murphy in the second half. Garry Monk will be keen to get another three points on the board before the international break, as his side continue to push for promotion.

Thursday, 3rd October 2019, 7:54 am
Updated Thursday, 3rd October 2019, 7:54 am
Championship

Next up, the Owls host Wigan Athletic at Hillsborough on Saturday – a side who Wednesday have beaten in five of their last six meetings. Meanwhile, there's plenty of rumours simmering away in the background, as second tier managers continue their efforts to strengthen their sides. Click and scroll through the gallery to see all the latest news and gossip from the Championship.

Burnley striker Jay Rodriguez, who only joined the club in the summer after leaving Championship side West Brom, is already being linked with a shock January move to Serie A giants Inter. (Calcio Mercato). (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)
Chris Hughton and Alan Pardew are the two strong favourites to become the next Stoke City manager, as speculation over Nathan Jones leaving the struggling club continues to intensify. (Paddy Power). (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

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Leeds United have been dealt a double injury blow, with captain Liam Cooper and teenage star Jamie Shackleton out for a lengthy period of time with a groin and hamstring injury respectively. (Yorkshire Evening Post). (Photo by George Wood/Getty Images)
Huddersfield Town manager Danny Cowley has emphasised how important defender Terence Kongolo will be to helping his side avoid relegation, and has lauded the player's dressing room influence. (Huddersfield Examiner). (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
Sheffield Wednesday goalkeeper Kieren Westwood has urged his team to make Hillsborough a fortress this season, and is eager to beat Wigan Athletic at home ahead of the international break. (Sheffield Star). (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
Former Swansea City ace Angel Rangel has claimed he quit the club last year, after over a decade with the side, after they failed to deliver on offering him a new contract. (Football League World). (Photo credit: GEOFF CADDICK/AFP/Getty Images)
Ex-Leeds United star Rio Ferdinand has claimed that his motivation to leave the club to join Manchester United in 2002 was solely to win trophies, and has urged Spurs' Harry Kane to follow his example. (BT Sport). (Photo by Chris J Ratcliffe/Getty Images)
Cardiff City are set to appeal against Fifa's ruling that they must pay Nantes the initial instalment of £5.3m for the transfer of Emiliano Sala, who tragically died in a plane crash before joining the club. (BBC Sport). (Photo credit: LOIC VENANCE/AFP/Getty Images)
Ex-Sheffield Wednesday and Millwall winger Ben Marshall is said to be training with Bolton Wanderers, as he looks to find a new club after leaving Norwich City at the end of last season. (The 72). (Photo by Ashley Allen/Getty Images)