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Owls reaction:"We don't have a good feeling about the injury" admits Luhukay after Sheffield Wednesday youngster taken to hospital Millwall's Neil Harris dismissed his team's chances of reaching the Championship play-offs despite them moving into contention with a 2-1 defeat of Sheffield Wednesday. Victory took them up to 11th place, within eight points of the top six, and five of the target of 50 he had set at the season's start.

Millwall and Sheffield Wednesday bosses on Jordan Thorniley's 'horrific' injury Millwall manager Neil Harris said his thoughts were with Sheffield Wednesday's Jordan Thorniley after the young defender was stretchered off in the meeting between the sides. Thorniley appeared to suffer what looked like a facial injury in the build-up to Millwall's second goal in the Lions' 2-1 win over Wednesday.

Report: Millwall 2-1 Wednesday Millwall came from behind to inflict a 2-1 defeat on the Owls, who suffered their first away reverse under Jos Luhukay. Joey Pelupessy gave Wednesday the lead on the stroke of half time but goals from Lee Gregory and Steve Morison in the second half handed the Lions the points.

Match gallery: Millwall v Owls A selection of action images from the Owls' 2-1 defeat against Millwall on Tuesday evening.

WATCH: Post-Millwall reaction from Jos Luhukay Watch the reaction from Owls manager Jos Luhukay following tonight's defeat at The Den.

We must learn from every game Jos Luhukay acceded to the fact that Wednesday were under par during their 2-1 defeat to Millwall on Tuesday night. The Owls started the game well and took the lead through Joey Pelepussy before being undone by quick-fire goals from Lee Gregory and Steve Morison in the second half.

Millwall 2 Sheffield Wednesday 1: Pelupessy goal not enough as Owls are punished Sheffield Wednesday suffered defeat at Millwall despite Joey Pelupessy netting his first goals in Owls colours. The visitors started without a recognised striker, but Dutch midfielder gave them something to defend when he fired home a long-range striker just before half-time.

Championship roundup: Sunderland go bottom after Bolton defeat Burton condemned José Morais to defeat in his first game in charge of Barnsley with a 2-1 victory which moved Albion off the bottom of the Championship.

Instant Reactions - Millwall v Sheffield Wednesday Following today's clash between Millwall and Sheffield Wednesday, here are the instant reactions from both managers. Millwall hosted Sheffield Wednesday at The Den for a 7.45pm kick off on Tuesday February 20, with the hosts taking a two one victory on the day.

Why Owls boss Jos Luhukay started without a striker in Sheffield Wednesday's defeat to Millwall Owls boss Jos Luhukay has defended his decision to not select a recognised striker in their 2-1 loss at Millwall. Luhukay named Lucas Joao and Atdhe Nuhiu on the bench and instead deployed Ross Wallace as a false nine in a 3-4-3 formation.

Millwall secure comeback victory against Sheffield Wednesday Joey Pelupessy opened the scoring with his first goal for the Owls three minutes before the break. But second-half efforts from Lee Gregory and Steve Morison handed Millwall all three points.

Millwall 2-1 Sheffield Wednesday: Jon Newsome's instant reaction to Owls defeat Sheffield Wednesday were beaten at Millwall in the Championship on Tuesday. Jon Newsome has blamed Sheffield Wednesday's 2-1 defeat at Millwall on Tuesday on Jos Luhukay's unconventional team selection.

Match Analysis: Millwall 2 Sheffield Wednesday 1 - No strikers start as Owls lack bite against Lions Jos Luhukay's tactical tweaks failed to pay off as Sheffield Wednesday suffered a 2-1 defeat at Millwall. Not only did the Owls manager change his formation at The Den, he also fielded no recognised centre forward. He deployed Ross Wallace as a false nine in a 3-4-3 formation.

Millwall v Owls team news The Owls make the midweek trip to face Millwall at The Den looking to extend their unbeaten run to four games in all competitions, with the Lions hoping for three points to help them climb the Championship table.

Millwall v Sheffield Wednesday - Team Sheets Millwall are at The Den with Sheffield Wednesday the visitors today, this is a 7.45pm kick-off - the line-ups have been confirmed.

Matchday Live: Sheffield Wednesday at Millwall - As it happens Sheffield Wednesday look to build on their recent good form with a tough trip to Millwall.

Football Tonight: Big match updates for Barnsley, Sheffield Wednesday, Sheffield United and Middlesbrough v Hull City Welcome to our latest instalment of Football Today, bringing you the latest Tuesday night updates for matches involving Barnsley, Sheffield United, Sheffield Wednesday and the Yorkshire derby between Middlesbrough and Hull City.

Why Sheffield Wednesday failed to capture Sean Morrison from Cardiff City in the summer Neil Warnock has lifted the lid on why Sheffield Wednesday failed in their bid to sign Cardiff City skipper Sean Morrison before the season started. Wednesday had reportedly made a £3m bid for the central defender with the Owls desperate at the time to bolster their options in that position.

David Hirst urges Sheffield Wednesday to play a full strength side against Swansea City Sheffield Wednesday travel to Swansea City in the FA Cup fifth round a week today. David Hirst wants Sheffield Wednesday to go out 'all guns blazing' in their FA Cup fifth round replay against Swansea City.

SwfcLIVE It’s back to the Championship for Wednesday this evening as Jos Luhukay’s side make the long trip to Millwall. Overseas subscribers to iFollow will be able to stream tonight's clash with the Lions live! Meanwhile, live commentary will be available to UK and Ireland subscribers.

The truth about Sheffield Wednesday's £5m bid for Sean Morrison and the conversation that reveals so much about Cardiff City's captain Much has been made about Wednesday's unsuccessful bid of £3 million for the centre-back, but Warnock has revealed the Owls then returned with another improved bid to get their man, adding that it would have proved a successful pursuit were it not for Morrison's desire to be part of "something special" in the Welsh capital.

David Hirst feels Swansea City should have had two penalties against Sheffield Wednesday The former Sheffield Wednesday striker believes his old side were lucky against Carlos Carvalhal's Swansea City. Former Sheffield Wednesday striker David Hirst believes the Owls were fortunate not to concede two penalties during Saturday's FA Cup fifth round draw with Swansea City at Hillsborough.

Sheffield Wednesday are injury-hit - but that doesn't mean they will play kids at Millwall By Richard [email protected] boss Neil Harris has warned that injury-hit Sheffield.

A tough place to go Owls defender Jack Hunt previews tonight's trip to Championship rivals Millwall at The Den.

Ticket details: Swansea v Wednesday The Owls travel to Swansea on Tuesday 27 February for the Emirates FA Cup fifth round replay and ticket details are as follows: SWFC have been allocated 2,066 tickets.

Pride in the performance Under-23s manager Neil Thompson said his players did themselves proud following their 0-0 draw against Hull at Middlewood Road on Monday afternoon. Wednesday moved back to joint-top of the Professional Development League North 2 with a point after being held to a stalemate by the Tigers.

Sheffield Wednesday new signing Joey Pelupessy dedicates hilarious initiation song to Owls teammates The midfielder has now featured in every match since the 3-1 victory, including the impressive 2-0 win over Derby County earlier this month. Although he's already impressed manager Jos Luhukay, Pelupessy faced perhaps his toughest test yet when he was forced to perform the dreaded initiation song.

Belief in our work Nine games into his tenure as Owls boss, Jos Luhukay believes his side are heading in a positive direction.

Sheffield Wednesday: Adam Reach is worth £12m, claims Owls teammate Jack Hunt has waxed lyrical about his "brilliant" Owls teammate Adam Reach, suggesting the Championship club have a £12m player on their hands. Reach has been a model of consistency in a wretched season for Wednesday. The 25-year-old has started every single league match and played in numerous positions, including left wing and left-back.

Sheffield Wednesday: 'It would take a miracle for the Owls to get into the top six' There was a brief moment on Sunday when Jack Hunt glanced at the Championship standings. If you are connected to the Owls in any way, shape or form, the table makes for grim reading. Things have not gone according to plan and Wednesday lie in 16th spot, a whopping 16 points off the play-off placings with 12 matches remaining.

Millwall v Sheffield Wednesday: Resurgent Nuhiu puts himself in frame for new Owls deal IT REMAINS to be seen if Atdhe Nuhiu does enough to secure a new deal at Sheffield Wednesday, - but he is certainly doing his level best to maximise his chances of earning one.

Owls opt for defensive line up in search of capital gains Cautious opening approach at Millwall. Sheffield Wednesday face Millwall in London this evening and manager Jos Luhukay has gone for a very defensive looking starting line-up. Joe Wildsmith returns in goal with a back five of Loovens, Thorniley, Venancio, Hunt and Fox in front of him.

Predicted Sheffield Wednesday line-up to face Millwall: Joao and Clare return among six Owls changes Sheffield Wednesday travel to Millwall in the Championship on Tuesday. The games are coming thick and fast for Sheffield Wednesday, who play for the fourth time in 11 days against Millwall on Tuesday night.

Millwall v Sheffield Wednesday Preview followed by live coverage of Tuesday's Championship game between Millwall and Sheffield Wednesday.

Sheffield Wednesday: Almen Abdi and Tom Lees step up comebacks after injury in U23s draw with Hull City Sheffield Wednesday's goalless Under-23s clash with Hull City at Middlewood Road this afternoon offered the opportunity for senior figures Tom Lees and Almen Abdi to sharpen up.

U23 report: Owls 0-0 Hull The Owls Under-23s moved to joint-top of the PDL2 North following their goalless draw with Hull City at Middlewood Road this afternoon. In what proved a low key affair, both sides had chances to take all three points, as Wednesday looked the more threatening to make a breakthrough.

Hospitality packages for Villa clash The Owls take on Aston Villa at Hillsborough on Saturday and we have limited availability of hospitality packages for this Championship fixture. Our range of packages suit all needs and requirements, whether you are treating yourself or family and friends, or looking to entertain clients.

2017/18 U23s Sheffield Wednesday Report - Hull City Tigers The points were shared as the Tigers and Sheffield Wednesday played out a goalless draw on Monday afternoon. Abel Hernandez, on his return from a ruptured Achilles, came the closest to breaking the deadlock with a first half strike that came back off the underside of the crossbar.

Sheffield Wednesday: Jos Luhukay heaps praise on in-form Owls striker Jos Luhukay has expressed his delight at the form of Wednesday centre forward Atdhe Nuhiu. Kosovo international Nuhiu has plundered four goals in nine matches since Luhukay's surprise appointment as Owls boss.

Sheffield Wednesday freeze season ticket prices - but warn they are non-refundable Owls chairman Dejphon Chansiri offered disgruntled supporters a refund on their season tickets on Christmas Eve following Wednesday's disappointing start to the season. Anyone taking up the offer would be banned from purchasing another season ticket whilever the Thai businessman remains in charge of the club.

Sheffield Wednesday: The Owls star who is progressing well from injury It is safe to say Jos Luhukay is looking forward to being able to call upon Owls star Tom Lees. The centre-half is edging closer to a first-team return after recovering from groin surgery. He completed the full 90 minutes in the Owls' development match at home to Hull City today.

Vacancy The Sheffield Wednesday Community Programme are looking for a new Head of Strategic Development to join their expanding team. The Community Programme is the charitable arm of the football club. CLICK HERE to see the full job description.

Multi-Year Season Ticket is back! The Owls are delighted to announce the return of the Multi-Year Season Ticket, giving supporters the opportunity to secure their seats at Hillsborough for up to five years.

Season Ticket prices frozen! Sheffield Wednesday are pleased to announce Early Bird Season Ticket details for the 2018/19 campaign – with adult prices frozen alongside significant savings for young Owls within the Family Enclosure in the Grandstand at Hillsborough. Adults on the Kop will pay just £455 - or £19.

Early Bird and five-year Season Tickets on sale now! The Owls are delighted to launch two offers giving Wednesdayites the opportunity to purchase the traditional one-year Season Ticket for 2018/19 – or a chance to commit for up to five years with the return of the popular Multi-Year Season Ticket.

Ticket details: Owls v Bolton Owls v BoltonSaturday 10 March 2018.

Sixth straight win for Owls academy The Owls Under-18s registered their sixth consecutive league win on Saturday. A Ciaran Brennan double saw the Owls come away from Barnsley with maximum points in the 2-1 win. The outstanding run of form has seen Wednesday fly up the division, now two points off top spot with a game in hand.

FA Cup 5th round replay dates confirmed as Swansea City host Sheffield Wednesday ahead of potential clash with Tottenham or Rochdale Swansea City's FA Cup fifth round replay with Sheffield Wednesday at the Liberty Stadium will take place on Tuesday, February 27, the Football Association have confirmed on their official website.

Sheffield Wednesday: Jordan Rhodes ruled out of Millwall clash with illness Jordan Rhodes will miss Sheffield Wednesday's trip to Millwall tomorrow night. It will be the second match on the spin the Owls' record-signing has missed. The striker, an £8m capture from Middlesbrough just over a year ago, was also absent from Saturday's FA Cup draw with Swansea City because of illness.

Sheffield Wednesday's Sam Winnall shares plan to remain at Derby County until the end of the season Winnall is currently on loan to Derby County from Sheffield Wednesday. Sam Winnall appears to have no plans to return to Sheffield Wednesday before the end of his Derby County loan spell. Winnall is expected to be out for six to nine months after undergoing surgery to repair a damaged anterior cruciate ligament earlier in February.

Lees and Abdi to feature for 23s The Owls Under-23s face Hull City today at Middlewood Road. The PDL2 clash will see Owls duo Tom Lees and Almen Abdi store valuable minutes under the belt. Lees played 60 minutes for the Under-23s last week in the trip to Huddersfield.

Sheffield Wednesday season ratings: Adam Reach a 'revelation' but Jordan Rhodes struggles It's been a tough season so far for Sheffield Wednesday after narrowly missing out on the play-off final to Huddersfield Town in 2017. The disappointment of missing out on play-off promotion for a second successive season lingered on into the start of the current campaign.

FA Cup fifth round: 10 talking points from the weekend’s action Connor Goldson and Ethan Ampadu showed their worth, Mauricio Pellegrino’s taxigate sympathy and Coventry must not be forgotten.

2017/18 U23 Sheffield Wednesday Preview - Hull City Tigers All you need to know ahead of Monday afternoon's Professional Development League clash with the Owls… Fixture: Sheffield Wednesday U23s vs Hull City U23sWhere: Middlewood RoadWhen: Monday 19th February 2018Kick-Off: 2pm.

The heat is all on Swansea City now, says Sheffield Wednesday star Versatile defender Daniel Pudil insists the pressure will be firmly on Swansea City when the two sides face each other again in the FA Cup fifth round replay. It finished goalless on Saturday as Carlos Carvalhal failed to secure a victory on his return to Hillsborough.

England boss Gareth Southgate learns nothing from Sheffield Wednesday and Swansea draw Paying his first visit to Hillsborough as England boss, Southgate must have known it wasn't going to be his day when highly-rated defender Alfie Mawson pulled up during the warm-up with a knee problem and was forced out.

Carvalhal opens up about 'emotional' return to Sheffield Wednesday Sheffield Wednesday remain the last Yorkshire team in the FA Cup and must face Swansea City in a replay to clinch a quarter-final spot against either Tottenham or Rochdale - and the chance to chase Wembley redemption.

Verdict: Daniel Pudil thriving in new role as Sheffield Wednesday earn Swansea replay Daniel Pudil is arguably the biggest benefactor under the new regime of Jos Luhukay at Sheffield Wednesday. The Czech Republic international left-back - in and out of the team due to injuries and form before Christmas under Carlos Carvalhal - has blossomed in his new role at centre-back in a three-man back line.

The Dozen: the weekend's best FA Cup photos Your roundup of the best photography from this weekend’s FA Cup fifth-round matches.

Dude, Where's Your Card - Millwall v Sheff Wed The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Millwall and Sheffield Wednesday this Tuesday. Millwall host Sheffield Wednesday on Tuesday February 20 for the game at The Den and the match carries a 7.45pm kick off.

Late drama between Rochdale and Tottenham Hotspur means Sheffield Wednesday still don't know their potential FA Cup quarter-final opponents A 93rd minute goal from former Sheffield United forward Steve Davies secured a famous draw for Rochdale against Tottenham and a replay at Wembley in a dramatic FA Cup fifth round tie at Spotland. The winners would take on whoever comes out on top in the replay between Sheffield Wednesday and Swansea after they drew 0-0 at Hillsborough on Saturday.

Sheffield Wednesday: You dived… Owls defender Daniel Pudil's blast at Swansea's Luciano Narsingh Daniel Pudil has accused Swansea City forward Luciano Narsingh of diving to try to win a penalty in Sheffield Wednesday's FA Cup stalemate at Hillsborough. Narsingh went down under a challenge from Morgan Fox in the box three minutes after half-time but referee Paul Tierney waved play on.

Hearts on our sleeves Everyone at Sheffield Wednesday took great pride from the latest strand of our long-standing partnership with the Sheffield Children’s Hospital on Saturday.

VIDEO: Jos Luhukay stunned by the quality of Sheffield Wednesday's goalkeepers Wednesday manager Jos Luhukay regards Cameron Dawson and Joe Wildsmith as two of the best young goalkeepers he has worked with in his career. Luhukay made the admission after Saturday's goalless FA Cup draw to Swansea City.

Sheffield Wednesday: Why Hillsborough return almost reduced Carvalhal to tears… Owls 0 Swansea City 0 There are plenty of reasons for the Owls and Carlos Carvalhal to be cheerful at the moment. Wednesday appear to be heading in the right direction under Jos Luhukay. The Dutchman, little known in this country when he succeeded Carvalhal on January 5, has turned the Owls into a solid, well-organised team.

PLAYER RATINGS: Daniel Pudil's the star in Sheffield Wednesday's draw with Swansea City… what about the rest? A hard-working team display helped Sheffield Wednesday secure another bite at the cherry when they drew 0-0 with Swansea City in the fifth round of the FA Cup on Saturday.

Owls v Swansea extended highlights Watch extended highlights from the Owls' FA Cup fifth round clash with Swansea at Hillsborough on Saturday.

Swansea City's Groundhog Day at Sheffield Wednesday causes a big headache they could have done without Premier League survival is - and has to be - the focus, but the cup games have allowed the 52-year-old to keep his fringe players interested, it has allowed him to give them opportunities they might not otherwise get which all feeds into the mood amongst his squad.

FA Cup quarter final draw details The Owls will host either Rochdale or Spurs in the quarter finals of the FA Cup if they win their fifth round replay against Swansea. Wednesday and the Swans played out a goalless draw at Hillsborough on Saturday. The replay will take place at the Liberty Stadium on Tuesday 27 February.

FA CUP DRAW: Sheffield Wednesday could face Tottenham Hotspur in quarter-final Elsewhere in the draw, Manchester United are at home to Brighton, Leicester City who beat Sheffield Uniuted on Friday night have been rewarded with a home tie against Chelsea. Wigan or Manchester City will be at home to Southampton. Full Draw:. Sheffield Wednesday or Swansea v Rochdale or Tottenham.

Tottenham to face winners of Sheffield Wednesday and Swansea City in FA Cup quarter-finals should they progress past Rochdale Tottenham will face the winners of Sheffield Wednesday and Swansea City in the quarter-finals of the FA Cup should they progress beyond the fifth round this weekend. Spurs face Rochdale at a newly resurfaced Spotland on Sunday.

FA Cup Quarter Finals - Full Draw The draw for the quarter final stage of this season's FA Cup took place earlier this evening. Drawn live on BT Sport following the culmination of the Huddersfield Town v Manchester United fifth round clash, the balls were drawn by Michael Owen and Shay Given.

Fan dies watching Sheffield Wednesday v Swansea City FA Cup clash at Hillsborough The Sheffield Star report a 61-year-old man suffered a heart attack at Hillsborough. Paramedics and the club doctor were on the scene but the man passed away. Owls fans have posted tributes on Twitter, with Swansea supporters also sending their condolences.

VIDEO: 'A draw was fair' - Carlos Carvalhal reflects on Sheffield Wednesday 0 Swansea City 0 Swansea City boss Carlos Carvalhal said the 0-0 draw between his current side and his old team Sheffield Wednesday was the right result. The Owls and the Swans battled to a stalemate in Carvalhal's return to Hillsborough and the club he left on Christmas Eve before quickly becoming head coach at the Liberty Stadium.

Video: Why Jordan Rhodes wasn't in the squad for Sheffield Wednesday's FA Cup draw against Swansea City Jordan Rhodes' name again didn't appear on the Sheffield Wednesday teamsheet, either starting or on the bench, for the Owls FA Cup clash against Swansea City. It's the second time that Rhodes hasn't featured in any form under Luhukay, with the manager admitting he was simply left out for the match against Birmingham City two weeks ago.

'RIP fellow Owl' - Tributes paid after fan dies watching Sheffield Wednesday v Swansea at Hillsborough Tributes have been paid to a Sheffield Wednesday supporter after he passed away watching his beloved Owls. The Star understands a 61-year-old man suffered a heart attack on the North Stand during Wednesday's FA Cup clash with Premier League Swansea City.

Match gallery: Owls v Swans A selection of action images from the Owls' 0-0 draw with Swansea in the fifth round of the FA Cup at Hillsborough.

WATCH: Carlos on his Hillsborough return Former Owls head coach Carlos Carvalhal discusses his return to Hillsborough during the post-match press conference.

WATCH: Jos Luhukay's post-match reaction Watch the reaction from Owls manager Jos Luhukay as the Owls battled out a 0-0 draw with Swansea at Hillsborough. The replay at The Liberty Stadium will take place on Tuesday 27 February.

We're still alive in the competition Following today's 0-0 draw in the fifth round of the FA Cup with Swansea, Owls duo Adam Reach and Cameron Dawson gave their reaction to the game, live on BT Sport.

Proud of the players Jos Luhukay praised his players following the 0-0 draw with Premier League Swansea in the fifth round of the FA Cup on Saturday. The depleted Owls gave as good as they got against the Swans and must now do battle in South Wales on Tuesday week in the replay.

Something to aim for Owls midfielder David Jones said Wednesday are aiming to go as far as possible in the FA Cup following their 0-0 draw against Premier League Swansea in the fifth round of the competition at Hillsborough.

Video: Jos Luhukay explains his team selection for Sheffield Wednesday's FA Cup draw with Swansea City Sheffield Wednesday manager Jos Luhukay has explained his reasoning for making six changes to the line-up for the Owls' fifth round FA Cup clash with Swansea City. The match, which heralded a quick return to Hillsborough for former boss Carlos Carvalhal, ended 0-0 which was a fair reflection of the encounter between two evenly-matched teams.

Sheffield Wednesday reaction: Happiest manager in the world, declares emotional Carvalhal after returning to Hillsborough An emotional Carlos Carvalhal declared himself the happiest manager in the world after receiving a very warm welcome from former club Sheffield Wednesday. The Portuguese only left Hillsborough eight weeks ago by mutual consent but, in a classic twist of fixture fate, found himself back there with new club Swansea in the fifth round of the FA Cup.

Carlos Carvalhal 'almost cried' after Sheffield Wednesday return An emotional Carlos Carvalhal declared himself the happiest manager in the world after his reception from Sheffield Wednesday fans. Carvalhal only left Hillsborough eight weeks ago, but found himself back there with new club Swansea for Saturday's 0-0 draw in the fifth round of the FA Cup.

Video: 'Proud' Jos Luhukay hails Sheffild Wednesday's character after FA Cup draw with Swansea City Sheffield Wednesday boss Jos Luhukay declared himself 'proud' after the Owls battled to a 0-0 draw with Premier League Swansea City at Hillsborough. Already decimated by injuries to key players, Wednesday have had a grueling schedule of late and a somewhat makeshift side were more than a match for the Swans.

Sheffield Wednesday 0 Swansea 0: Carvalhal frustrated in FA Cup stalemate Carlos Carvalhal saw his first return to Hillsborough end in an FA Cup stalemate as Sheffield Wednesday drew 0-0 with Swansea City. The former Owls boss left S6 on Christmas Eve, and wasted little time in taking charge at Premier League side Swansea.

Report: Owls 0-0 Swansea The Owls and Swansea must meet again in the fifth round of the FA Cup following a 0-0 draw at Hillsborough. An entertaining but ultimately goalless game saw Wednesday keeper Cameron Dawson take the plaudits with a stunning save to deny Mike van der Hoorn.

Sheffield Wednesday take Swansea to FA Cup fifth-round replay Carlos Carvalhal said it would be "OK" if his Swansea City side did not reach the FA Cup quarter-finals but his body language at the final whistle indicated that the impending replay in south Wales is less than acceptable.

Replay Not Wanted - Sheffield Wednesday v Swansea Following today's clash between Sheffield Wednesday and Swansea City, here are the instant reactions from both managers. Sheffield Wednesday hosted Swansea City at Hillsborough in the FA Cup for a 12.30pm kick off on Saturday February 17, with sides playing out a scoreless draw on the day.

Sheffield Wednesday match report: Owls 0 Swansea 0 Sheffield Wednesday earned an FA Cup fifth round replay with Swansea City after holding the Premier League side to a 0-0 draw at Hillsborough. The result was not what either team wanted on Carlos Carvalhal's much-anticipated return to South Yorkshire.

Championship news: Leeds United suffer big injury blow, Sheffield Wednesday loanee keen on permanent deal The Reds have been floundering in second and third tier of English football ever since and look set for another season in the Championship next year. Watson, who joined Forest on a free transfer from Watford in January, has described the club the most prestigious he has represented, but admits they have underperformed in recent history.

Owls v Swansea team news Wednesday face Swansea in the fifth round of the Emirates FA Cup hoping to be in the hat for the next round, with the Swans looking to continue their recent good form under new manager Carlos Carvalhal.

Sheffield Wednesday vs Swansea City, LIVE: FA Cup 5th round updates Swansea will be looking to continue their recent run of form when new boss Carlos Carvalhal returns to former side Sheffield Wednesday in the FA Cup fifth round. Carvalhal left Hillsborough in December, but is likely to get a good reception as he returns with his new club in the last 16 of the cup competition.

England - FA Cup 5th Round - ClubCall Sheffield Wednesday vs Swansea City - 17-02-2018.

Sheffield Wednesday vs Swansea LIVE SCORE: Updates from FA Cup fifth round tie at Hillsborough CARLOS CARVALHAL returns to his former club as Swansea travel to Championship Sheffield Wednesday in the FA Cup. The Swans' fortunes have turned around since the Portuguese boss arrived in South Wales, whilst the Owls have lost just once under new boss Jos Luhukay.

Sheffield Wednesday v Swansea City: FA Cup - live! No hanging about, let's rip straight into the teams:. Sheff Wed: Dawson, Frederico Venancio, Jones, Pudil, Hunt, Boyd, Butterfield, Reach, Fox, Wallace, Nuhiu. Subs: Loovens, Lucas Joao, Baker, Wildsmith, Kirby, Pelupessy, Nielsen.Swansea: Nordfeldt, Bartley, Roberts, Mawson, Van der Hoorn, Olsson, Routledge, Ki, Carroll, Narsingh, Abraham.

Video: What happened when Carlos Carvalhal got off the coach at Sheffield Wednesday with his Swansea City team? Many wondered what the reaction would be like from Sheffield Wednesday fans when Carlos Carvalhal arrived off the bus ahead of his Swansea City side’s FA Cup clash with his old club.

Sheffield Wednesday v Swansea: Latest from Hillsborough Carlos Carvalhal makes his first return to Hillsborough today as Sheffield Wednesday face Swansea City in the fifth round of the FA Cup.

Sheffield Wednesday v Swansea City LIVE: Team news and updates from Hillsborough as visitors seek historic quarter-finals berth Swansea City boss Carlos Carvalhal returns to Sheffield Wednesday this afternoon, as he attempts to guide his team to what would be a historic berth in the FA Cup quarter-finals.

Huddersfield Town's turn to pick up the White Rose gauntlet against Manchester United in FA Cup TUSSLES in the FA Cup between Manchester United and a variety of Yorkshire opposition have, down the years, had a little bit of everything.

Sheffield Wednesday v Swansea City: Carvalhal deserves warm Owls reception - Loovens AHEAD of this lunchtime's reunion with Carlos Carvalhal in the FA Cup, captain Glenn Loovens insists Sheffield Wednesday owe a huge debt of gratitude to their former head coach for restoring a sense of belief to the club during his tenure.

FA Cup Matchday Live: Sheffield Wednesday v Swansea City - As it happens Apparently someone is coming back to Hillsborough today.

Sheffield Wednesday: Why the Owls owe a lot to ex boss Carlos Carvalhal Glenn Loovens claims Wednesday's players should forever be grateful to former manager Carlos Carvalhal as the Championship club prepare to face his Swansea City side at Hillsborough. Carvalhal returns to S6 today - less than two months after departing the Owls by mutual consent.

Sheffield Wednesday: 'I'm pleased Carlos Carvalhal is doing well at Swansea City,' says Owls captain His quirky analogies and colourful turns of phrase have made Carlos Carvalhal a big hit in the Premier League. And Wednesday captain Glenn Loovens admits he is delighted to see his former boss thriving at Swansea City.

FA Cup preview, Sheffield Wednesday v Swansea: Left out in the cold but Frederico Venancio has no axe to grind THE recent footage of Carlos Carvalhal handing out Pasteis de Nata - a traditional Portuguese pastry similar to a custard tart - to the press contingent at Swansea City painted a picture of an avuncular uncle full of bonhomie.

Jos Luhukay's refereshing take on the FA Cup as Sheffield Wednesday boss dreams of Wembley Modern football managers, particularly those not from these shores, are often criticised for offering little credence to the FA Cup. Watching an animated and enthusiastic Jos Luhukay address the media ahead of Sheffield Wednesday's sixth round tie with Swansea City at Hillsborough on Saturday belies that sense of indifference shown by others.

Rested Sheffield Wednesday star all set for recall against Swansea City as Luhukay makes his goalkeeper pick Ross Wallace is in contention to play in Sheffield Wednesday's FA Cup fifth round showdown with Swansea City tomorrow. The midfielder was a notable absentee from the Owls' matchday squad in Tuesday's morale-boosting victory over Derby County. Speaking at his press briefing today, Wednesday manager Jos Luhukay told The Star: "We gave Ross a rest.

IN PICTURES: The full extent of Sheffield Wednesday's horrendous injury nightmare There's a chink of light appearing on the injury front with the news that at least a couple of players are on their way back for Sheffield Wednesday. It's been a shocking season for the Owls, with more than a full team spending long periods on the sidelines, most of them at the same time.

Joao Cunha joins Barnsley as physical coach two years after leaving Sheffield Wednesday The former Sheffield Wednesday coach follows his fellow Portuguese, Jose Morais, to Barnsley. Barnsley have confirmed the appointment as Joao Cunha as physical coach - two years after he left Sheffield Wednesday. Cunha followed Carlos Carvalhal to Wednesday in July 2015, but left six months into his Hillsborough career citing personal reasons.

Sheffield Wednesday v Swansea City: Carvalhal will not imperil Swans' safety HEAD COACH Carlos Carvalhal insists he will not risk Swansea's Premier League status for FA Cup glory. Carvalhal has extra motivation in the fifth round of the FA Cup today as he makes a swift return to Sheffield Wednesday, the club where he spent two and a half years before departing on Christmas Eve.

Sheffield Wednesday v Swansea City Swansea will be without cup-tied duo Andre Ayew and Andy King for Saturday's FA Cup fifth-round tie at Hillsborough.

1867 Lounge open for Owls Foundation members The 1867 Lounge will be open from 10.00am for Owls Foundation members ahead of the Owls’ FA Cup fifth round clash with Swansea on Saturday. Members can hot food and refreshments in the lounge before the live BT Sport fixture, with kick off at 12.30pm.

Owls thank supporters Sheffield Wednesday would like to thank all supporters who completed the recent survey distributed by the club. The survey followed a recent fans’ forum where it was suggested that the key football questions were put to a wider audience of Wednesdayites.

Two more young stars sign new Sheffield Wednesday contracts Sheffield Wednesday have further signalled their future intent by tying down two more of their young players to new contracts. Winger Jack Stobbs and defender Connor O'Grady have both followed Jordan Thorniley by agreeing fresh deals. Stobbs' contract takes him through to summer 2020, while O'Grady's runs until summer 2019.

Sheffield Wednesday: Owls defender keen to spoil Carlos Carvalhal's return to Hillsborough Loan defender Frederico Venancio hopes to spoil Carlos Carvalhal's emotional return to Hillsborough by dumping his Swansea City team out of the FA Cup. All eyes will be on Carvalhal when the Owls take on the Swans in the fifth round of the competition today, kick-off 12:30pm.

Sheffield Wednesday v Swansea City: match preview Venue Hillsborough Stadium. Head to head Sheff Wed wins 12 Swansea wins 5 Draws 10. Referee Paul Tierney. Odds H 5-2 A 5-4 D 12-5. Subs from Wildsmith, Boyd, Hunt, Kirby, Nielsen, Rhodes, Loovens, Butterfield, Bannan, Hutchinson. Doubtful Bannan. Injured Abdi, Fletcher, Forestieri, Hooper, Lees, Van Aken, Westwood.

Venancio keen for cup progress Owls defender Frederico Venancio is aiming for more cup progress as the Owls host Swansea in round five of the FA Cup on Saturday.

O’Grady extends Owls contract Wednesday defender Connor O’Grady has extended his contract at Hillsborough. The Owls academy product has committed until summer 2019. The 20-year-old came up through the academy ranks at Wednesday and signed his first professional contract in June 2016.

Stobbs pens new Owls deal Owls winger Jack Stobbs has put pen to paper on a new Owls contract. The 20-year-old has signed a new two and a half year deal that will keep him at Hillsborough until summer 2020. Stobbs continues his long association with Wednesday, that began as a six-year-old in the club’s academy.

Yorkshire Post Power Rankings: Can't catch Rotherham United - Sheffield clubs on the rise - Leeds United plummet SOME big changes in this week's latest Yorkshire Post Power Rankings list, with huge leaps for Hull City and Huddersfield Town and sizeable falls for Doncaster Rovers and Leeds United - but all-conquering Rotherham United still lead the way.

Sheffield Wednesday: Why Jos Luhukay is grateful to former Owls boss Carlos Carvalhal Shortly after accepting the Wednesday job, Jos Luhukay met his predecessor Carlos Carvalhal in a Sheffield hotel. Luhukay, who had been out of work since September 2016, used to the opportunity to pick Carvalhal's brains on the Championship club.

Sheffield Wednesday fans react on Twitter to Frederico Venancio's future comments The Portuguese defender is on loan at Sheffield Wednesday until the summer. Sheffield Wednesday fans are reacting on Twitter after Frederico Venancio reiterated his desire to remain at Hillsborough beyond the end of his initial loan spell.

Dawson given the nod Jos Luhukay has confirmed that Cameron Dawson will be named in the starting XI for Saturday’s cup clash with Swansea. The 22-year-old has featured in the previous two rounds of the FA Cup against Carlisle and Reading at Hillsborough.

WATCH: Jos Luhukay's FA Cup fifth round preview Owls manager Jos Luhukay faced the media on Friday morning at Middlewood Road. Ahead of Saturday’s FA Cup fifth round tie with Swansea, watch Luhukay’s full pre-match press conference.

A motivation for the players A tough clash with Swansea awaits in the fifth round of the FA Cup and Owls manager Jos Luhukay says it is an important game and test for his side.

Sheffield Wednesday: Frederico Venancio has nothing to prove as Carlos Carvalhal returns to Owls Sheffield Wednesday defender Frederico Venancio insists he has nothing to prove to former manager Carlos Carvalhal when the Swansea boss makes his return to the club.

Carlos Carvalhal reveals he held talks with Swansea chairman during Sheffield Wednesday stint Some were surprised at Carvalhal's quick managerial turnaround but the 52-year-old has now revealed he had spoken to the club's hierarchy a number of times previously. Speaking to Wales Online, Carvalhal revealed he first spoke to Swansea in December 2015 after the club sacked Garry Monk and again in 2016, just before handing Francesco Guidolin.

2017/18 FA Cup Quarter Finals Draw On Saturday The quarter final stage draw for the 2017/18 FA Cup will take place on Saturday evening. With the fifth round stage kicking off on Friday evening with Leicester City facing Sheffield United and Chelsea entertaining Hull City, the bulk of ties take place on Saturday, with a match apiece on Sunday and Monday.

Video: Injury update on Barry Bannan and Tom Lees - Sheffield Wednesday latest ahead of FA Cup tie with Swansea City Bannan visited a specialist recently and according to Luhukay, speaking to the media ahead of the Owls' FA Cup tie with Swansea City on Saturday, the midfielder should be stepping up his training from next week.

Sheffield Wednesday FA Cup news: Cameron Dawson gets the nod to keep out Swansea JOS LUHUKAY has confirmed that Cameron Dawson will start in goal for Sheffield Wednesday in tomorrow's FA Cup last-16 encounter with Carlos Carvalhal's Swansea City.

Sheffield Wednesday star Barry Bannan gives huge injury update Sheffield Wednesday midfielder Barry Bannan has delivered a major fitness update to Owls fans on Twitter. The Scottish international enjoyed a fine start to the season but suffered a fresh setback with his hip injury at the beginning of February.

Owls' record-breaking attendance Saturday’s FA Cup fifth round tie takes place exactly 84 years to the day since an all-time record Hillsborough crowd of 72,841 flocked to S6 to see Wednesday face Manchester City at the same stage of the most revered domestic cup competition in the world.

What time does Leicester City v Sheffield United kick-off? Is it on TV? Leicester City host Championship promotion chasers Sheffield United in the fifth-round of the FA Cup tonight. The game at the King Power Stadium kicks off at 7.45pm. Strangely not, considering Friday football matches are typically shown live on TV.

Sheffield Wednesday: No pressure on Owls as they prepare to face former boss Carlos Carvalhal Defender Tom Lees believes the Owls have nothing to lose when they entertain Carlos Carvalhal's in-form Swansea City side in the FA Cup. Wednesday take on the Premier League Swans at Hillsborough tomorrow, kick-off 12:30pm, aiming to book a place in the quarter-finals of the competition for the first time in 21 years.

Sheffield Wednesday: Tom Lees reveals his big Owls regret It takes a big man to admit when he has made a mistake. And Owls defender Tom Lees has revealed for the first time he should not have tried to play through the pain barrier earlier in the season. The 27-year-old has not featured in Wednesday's last 17 fixtures due to a groin problem.

Owls players shouldn't need motivation for FA Cup tie against Carlos Carvalhal's Swansea City side: Dom Howson's Sheffield Wednesday column Most of the focus in the build-up to Wednesday's FA Cup fifth round duel with Swansea City has surrounded one man. Carlos Carvalhal's return to Hillsborough undoubtedly adds an extra layer of intrigue to the tie and all eyes will be on the away dugout tomorrow.

Owls hoping to soar as Carlos returns in the cup Wednesday Vs Swansea: Team news and preview. Sheffield Wednesday take on Swansea City with a place in the F.A. Cup quarter finals up for grabs at Hillsborough on Saturday lunchtime. The match will be televised live on BT Sport and plenty of focus will be centred on the dugouts as former Owls manager Carlos Carvalhal returns to S6.

Sheffield Wednesday fans column: Jos Luhukay is still searching for a recipe for success It's a strange feeling not to obsessively look at the Championship table, figuring out how many points we need to overtake certain teams or working out who needs to lose. I've barely even glanced at it this season. After Tuesday night's outstanding result against third place Derby County, there was a sense of relief looking at the table.

Sheffield Wednesday's Barry Bannan delivers fitness update on Twitter The midfielder has not played for Sheffield Wednesday since December. Sheffield Wednesday's Barry Bannan has revealed he is 'pain free' in a conversation with a fan on Twitter.

Sheffield Wednesday vs Swansea : Preview & Tips Match : Sheffield Wednesday vs Swansea. Competition : England - FA Cup. Time / Date : 14:30h / 17 February 2018. Venue : Hillsborough. The Owls manage to beat Reading with 3:1 in last round to progress here ,in league recorded a win with 2:0 against Derby and with that stop their winless streak.

Forget Carvalhal, this is all about Sheffield Wednesday, says Owls star Adam Reach is confident that Sheffield Wednesday's players will be able to block out the potential distractions that will come from Carlos Carvalhal's return to Hillsborough tomorrow.

Sheffield Wednesday: Carlos Carvalhal predicts 'good reception' on return to Hillsborough Swansea manager Carlos Carvalhal believes he will get a "normal and good reception" when he revisits former club Sheffield Wednesday in the FA Cup on Saturday.

Why Leeds United, Nottingham Forest and Sheffield Wednesday are examples of what to avoid if Crystal Palace were to be relegated They include some big hitters like Nottingham Forest, Derby County, Leeds United, Aston Villa and Sheffield Wednesday, with Forest, Leeds and Wednesday all dropping down to League One before winning promotion back to the Championship.

Focused on the future Owls defender Jordan Thorniley signed his new contract with the club on Thursday afternoon. The former Everton stopper spoke with swfc.co.uk after committing his future to Wednesday.

Children’s Hospital up for the cup! The Owls are delighted to partner with the Sheffield Children’s Hospital on Saturday for a unique way in which to raise awareness for this wonderful organisation.

What better way to build on positive result than by beating Swansea City: Jon Newsome's Sheffield Wednesday Column Well after a bit of a horror show against Birmingham last week I'm pretty sure everyone was slightly apprehensive about the trip up the road to Barnsley. Having just lost their manager to Leeds United there was always the possibility of a positive reaction from them and a coming together.

Swansea boss Carlos Carvalhal 'happy' to face Sheffield Wednesday Carlos Carvalhal is looking forward to returning "home" when he takes his Swansea side to Hillsborough to face his former club Sheffield Wednesday. The Portuguese left Wednesday in December after two-and-a-half years at the club and was named Swansea manager just four days later.

Harry Maguire hits back at Jamie Vardy over claims he supports Sheffield Wednesday Jamie Vardy may have tried to 'out' Leicester City team-mate Harry Maguire as an Owl rather than a Blade, but Maguire has hit back to state he has always followed the red side of Sheffield, rather than the blue.

Sheffield Wednesday vs Swansea: While Premier League gets acquainted with Carlos Carvalhal and his metaphors, Wednesday are battling an injury crises However, while the Premier League gets acquainted with Carlos and his metaphors, Wednesday are battling an injury crises of epic proportions as Luhukay looks to steady the ship after a rough few months at Hillsborough.

Sheffield Wednesday fans have a special message for Owls star George Hirst on his birthday Sheffield Wednesday star George Hirst has been inundated with messages from Owls fans on his 19th birthday, and they all have the same theme.

Sheffield Wednesday: Jordan Thorniley pens new long-term Owls deal Hot prospect Jordan Thorniley has today committed his long-term future to Sheffield Wednesday, penning a new deal until 2021. The centre-half, a graduate of Everton's youth system, has featured regularly under manager Jos Luhukay, making three starts and two appearances.

Leicester City boss Claude Puel jokes about tension between Harry Maguire and Jamie Vardy over Sheffield United and Sheffield Wednesday loyalties Leicester City manager Claude Puel said it 'is difficult to manage' the tension in the Foxes squad between Owls fan Jamie Vardy and former Blade Harry Maguire.

Jordan Thorniley signs new Owls contract Sheffield Wednesday defender Jordan Thorniley has signed a new contract at Hillsborough. The 21-year-old has featured regularly for the Owls under manager Jos Luhukay and has committed to the club until summer 2021.

Thorniley and Clare emergence must be killing Sheffield Wednesday's Hirst George Hirst has failed to appear for Sheffield Wednesday at any level this season, following a contract dispute, and seems destined to leave Hillsborough in the summer. A penny for the thoughts of Sheffield Wednesday's George Hirst on his 19th birthday.

Alan Biggs: Carlos Carvalhal's Hillsborough return offers Jos Luhukay a chance to focus on the present - and the future To the watching world, it's only about whether Carlos Carvalhal can score an FA Cup victory over the club that parted with him. That's the extra motivation for Sheffield Wednesday to make it about them.

Sheffield Wednesday: How former Owls boss Carlos Carvalhal has transformed Swansea City's fortunes He has put "all the meat in the barbecue" and engineered a remarkable Swansea revival. Now Carlos Carvalhal is preparing to take his Swans side to Sheffield Wednesday, with a place in the quarter-finals of the FA Cup up for grabs.

Keep the cup run going A place in the quarter final of the FA Cup is at stake on Saturday. Wednesday host Swansea in the fifth round this weekend, with the game broadcast live on BT Sport.

Sheffield Wednesday have no fear of Carlos Carvalhal and Swansea City George Boyd says there will be no fear in the Sheffield Wednesday side when Premier League Swansea arrive for their FA Cup clash on Saturday. The Owls head into the tie off the back of a morale-boosting 2-0 win over promotion-chasing Derby County at Hillsborough on Tuesday night.

Sheffield Wednesday: Why Lucas Joao is 'a nightmare' for George Boyd Lucas Joao's brilliant brace against Derby County brought into a focus a long-held question often pondered by team mate George Boyd. Just how come he hasn't played more? Joao has risen to become a prominent figure in the Owls side since Carlos Carvalhal left on Christmas Eve both under interim boss lee Bullen and permanent manager Jos Luhukay.

Special day for Sheffield Wednesday prospect who has been courted by Leicester City George Hirst, the Sheffield Wednesday prospect whose future seems to be away from Hillsborough, turns 19 today. The son of Owls legend David has failed to sign a contract and has not played for the club this season. His only outings have come with the England U19s.

Boyd hoping Cup win over Carvalhal can rejuvenate Owls GEORGE BOYD, a largely forgotten figure at Sheffield Wednesday under Carlos Carvalhal, insists all that matters on the Portuguese's return to Hillsborough this weekend is taking another step towards Wembley. The Owls host Swansea City, rejuvenated in the Premier League under Carvalhal, with a place in the FA Cup quarter-finals at stake.

You're Banned & You Know You Are Matias - 15/2/18 Sheffield Wednesday's Marcos Matias will be out of action this week as he serves an automatic suspension. Including Matias, here's a list of all the players currently serving, or under a suspension at the beginning of the week, that will potentially keep them out of contention for an applicable fixture in the days to come.

Dude, Where's Your Card - Wednesday v Swansea The Football Association have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Sheffield Wednesday and Swansea City this Saturday. Sheffield Wednesday host Swansea City on Saturday February 17 for the FA Cup Fifth Round tie at Hillsborough and the match carries a 12.30pm kick off.

The Jos effect: Sheffield Wednesday's Lucas Joao shows remarkable improvement Sheffield Wednesday's Lucas Joao has been a different player over the past month. Sheffield Wednesday forward Lucas Joao has shown remarkable improvement since the arrival of new boss Jos Luhukay, culminating in his recent match-winning performance against Derby County.

Sheffield Wednesday star reveals secret behind their victory over Derby County Jos Luhukay put training in the hands of the Sheffield Wednesday players in the build-up to the Derby County game, Adam Reach has revealed. The Rams visited Hillsborough on Tuesday night without a Championship defeat on the road since September and looking to stretch their unbeaten run in the league to 13 games.

'I don't know how you sleep at night' - Sheffield Wednesday fan blasts thief and warns fellow Owls as car mirror is stolen A Sheffield Wednesday supporter has warned fellow Owls fans to be vigilant after his car's wing mirror was stolen during his side's game against Derby on Tuesday night.

The secret behind Sheffield Wednesday's win over Derby County Adam Reach has revealed that Sheffield Wednesday manager Jos Luhukay put training in the hands of the players in the lead up to Tuesday night's win over Derby County.

Sheffield Wednesday's Daniel Pudil sends Instagram message to Derby County's Matej Vydra after Hillsborough reunion The former Watford pair were on show as Sheffield Wednesday beat Derby County 2-0 at Hillsborough on Tuesday. Sheffield Wednesday's Daniel Pudil has posted a picture of himself and Derby County's Matej Vydra - his Czech international and former Watford teammate - on Instagram.

Sheffield Wednesday v Swansea: Live stream or watch on TV with BT Sport Sheffield Wednesday v Swansea City: Match preview. In the era of super managers, the likes of Pep Guardiola and Jose Mourinho often dominate the build-up to a key match for their side and this fixture is no different. What is unique in this instance is that all the focus will be on just one man in the dugout - Carlos Carvalhal.

The inside story of Swansea City boss Carlos Carvalhal's time at Sheffield Wednesday, why it unravelled and the reception he'll get at Hillsborough His time at Wednesday didn't end well. As their injury problems continued to pile up, the team's results got even worse. "He left the club in a difficult situation and some fans blame Carvalhal for the lowly position the Owls find themselves in in the Championship.

Owls v Derby extended highlights Watch the extended highlights from the Owls' 2-0 win over Derby at Hillsborough on Tuesday evening.

More to come from academy starlets Jos Luhukay believes the club’s academy will be boosted by the inclusion and eye-catching performances of those from the Under-23s in the first team. Sean Clare made his full debut for the Owls in the 2-0 victory over Derby County on Tuesday at Hillsborough.

WATCH: Two superb strikes from Joao sink Rams - Match highlights from Sheffield Wednesday 2 Derby County 0 It all clicked for Sheffield Wednesday at Hillsborough on Tuesday night as the Owls secured a first league win for manager Jos Luhukay. Derby County hadn;t lost in the Championship since Ipswich beat them in late Novemner but they found Wednesday too tough on the night, with Lucas Joao in particular a thorn in theri side.

Sheffield Wednesday: Owls refuse to put timeframe on Barry Bannan return Boss Jos Luhukay is refusing to put a timescale on when Owls midfielder Barry Bannan will return to action. Scotland international Bannan, arguably Wednesday's standout performer in the first half of the campaign, suffered a fresh setback with his hip injury at the beginning of February.

Mediawatch: It's Man United vs Sheffield Wednesday for a winger Surely the 'saviour' would be front and centre of the coverage? 'Christian Eriksen and Harry Kane hauled brave Tottenham back from the Champions League brink,' that piece begins. Pesky fact: It does not mention Alli once.

Luhukay praise for Sheffield Wednesday's perseverance Jos Luhukay revealed his admiration for Sheffield Wednesday's perseverance in the last few weeks as they secured their first win under his guidance in the Sky Bet Championship by defeating Derby.

Player Ratings: Lucas Joao the Sheffield Wednesday hero but how did the rest do against Derby County? It was Lucas Joao's night at Hillsborough as the Portuguese fired in a brilliant brace to help Sheffield Wednesday to their first league win since Boxing Day.

Sheffield Wednesday: Owls keen to tie midfield starlet down to new contract Sheffield Wednesday are confident midfielder Sean Clare will sign a new deal and commit his long-term future to the Championship club. Clare, who made his first Owls start in Tuesday's impressive 2-0 victory over promotion hopefuls Derby County, is out of contract in the summer.

Match gallery: Owls v Derby A selection of action images from the Owls' 2-0 victory over Derby at Hillsborough on Tuesday evening.

WATCH: Jos Luhukay's post-match press conference Watch Owls manager Jos Luhukay's post-match assessment following his maiden league victory on Tuesday night.

The medicine tastes good Credit to the team – that was the message from Jos Luhukay following the Owls’ 2-0 win over Derby at Hillsborough. A brace from Lucas Joao dismantled the Rams’ run of resistance that extended to 12 games ahead of Tuesday’s contest. And Luhukay told swfc.co.

Intensity and quality Young midfielder Sean Clare was delighted to make his first start for the Owls as Wednesday came out 2-0 winners against Derby at Hillsborough.

Sheffield Wednesday 2 Derby County 0: It's wow from Joao as Luhukay enjoys first league Owls win Injury-ravaged Sheffield Wednesday got one over their bogey team Derby County as Jos Luhukay secured his first Championship victory as Owls boss. Forward Lucas Joao notched a brace to help Wednesday seal their first home league win since October 31. Given the Owls' depleted squad and lousy recent results, few people saw this result coming.

LISTEN: Sheffield Wednesday chief Luhukay praises Owls' ruthless display as Joao downs Derby County Sheffield Wednesday manager Jos Luhukay praised the Owls' ruthlessness in front of goal after their morale-boosting victory over promotion-chasing Derby County last night. Lucas Joao's double either side of half-time ensured Wednesday claimed their first Championship home win in over three months.

Report: Owls 2-0 Derby Jos Luhukay posted his maiden league win as Wednesday put a dent in Derby’s automatic promotion ambitions. Lucas Joao will steal the headlines, with his goals either side of half time ending the Rams’ 12-match unbeaten run.

Sheffield Wednesday 2 Derby County 0: Joao hits brace to give massive lift to Owls' mood NOT since Bradford City marked their centenary with the unwanted 'double' of relegation and a second stint in administration had an anniversary season been threatening to go as badly awry as this one for Sheffield Wednesday.

Owls v Derby team news The Owls face Derby at Hillsborough looking for a win to climb the Championship table, with the Rams hoping for three points that could see them jump into the automatic promotion places.

Sheffield Wednesday v Derby - Team Sheets - 13-2-18 Sheffield Wednesday are at Hillsborough with Derby the visitors for the latest Championship game. This will be a 7:45pm kick-off as we look to secure all three points with a win, if possible.

Matchday Live: Sheffield Wednesday v Derby County - As it happens It's back to Hillsborough under the lights for Sheffield Wednesday as the Owls welcome promotion-chasing Derby County to S6.

WATCH: Jos Luhukay's pre-match press conference Watch Owls manager Jos Luhukay's pre-Derby press conference from Thursday at Middlewood Road, as streamed live on the club's official Facebook page.

Sheffield Wednesday vs Swansea: Prediction, betting tips, odds and live stream in FA Cup SWANSEA travel to Sheffield Wednesday on Saturday and Sun football tipster ADAM JONES will give his selections for the game here soon. Make sure you check back then to see if he can land you a winner. Remember, this is the first place that his column is published to stay tuned for all the latest odds, tips and free bets.

Yorkshire's Team of the Week: Huddersfield Town and Hull City players on top GIVEN a decidedly rough start to 2018 for many Yorkshire clubs, it was a refreshing change to be spoilt with options in terms of our latest Yorkshire Post Team of the Week.

Triple points in the Megastore! Season Ticket holders, Members and Owls Foundation Members can benefit from a brand new offer, receiving up to triple loyalty points on all Elev8 products in the Owls Megastore. The offer includes the Owls’ current replica kit, training wear and ladies apparel and runs until 24 February.

Carlton Palmer blames Sheffield Wednesday's problems on chairman Dejphon Chansiri Sheffield Wednesday are falling short of expectations this season. Carlton Palmer has blamed Sheffield Wednesday's problems on Owls chairman Dejphon Chansiri.

Abdi and Lees in the Owls Megastore! Owls duo Almen Abdi and Tom Lees will be in the Owls Megastore this evening ahead of Wednesday’s Championship clash with Derby. The pair will be on hand to greet shoppers, sign autographs and pose for photos between 6.00pm and 7.00pm.

A terrific professional Neil Thompson’s Under-23 side went down 3-2 away at Huddersfield on Monday. But there were positives to take from the PDL2 encounter, the biggest of all being the return of experienced defender Tom Lees.

PREVIEW - Wednesday - v - Derby County Who've lost just once in their last nineteen against Wednesday. There's a curious, warming sense of familiarity in walking up to Hillsborough in hope rather than expectation.

Wednesday boss Luhukay having to battle shortage of time and players MANAGER Jos Luhukay says his first five weeks at the helm of Sheffield Wednesday have been tougher than expected. The Dutchman is hoping to claim a first league victory tonight at the sixth attempt as Derby County head to Hillsborough.

Steve Nicholson: This is my Derby County team to face Sheffield Wednesday Gary Rowett has said he will make changes to Derby County's team to face Sheffield Wednesday tonight, and so would I. I don't see a reason to change the back four because Derby's defensive record remains excellent and Norwich City's goal on Saturday came from a penalty.

VIDEO: Sheffield Wednesday haven't been able to train properly SEVEN times in five weeks according to boss Manager Jos Luhukay revealed the Owls have been unable to train on the grass on seven days of his short five week tenure so far. Ahead of Tuesday night's visit of Derby County to Hillsborough, the injury-sapped Wednesday squad were unable to train at Middlewood Road on either Sunday or Monday due to various weather factors.

VIDEO: Sheffield Wednesday job 'tougher than expected' for Jos Luhukay - but he is confident wins will come Wednesday have yet to win in the league so far under Luhukay - though they have lost only once during his tenure - and now sit only six points clear of the relegation zone.

VIDEO: Thorniley delighted to take his chances after losing hope of ever playing for Sheffield Wednesday The 21-year-old had last month readied himself to return on loan to Accrington Stanley, where he spent the first half of the season for his first taste of senior football. But rather than head back to the Wham Stadium, Thorniley instead found himself thrust into Championship football with a club he admits he was losing hope of ever featuring for.

Sheffield Wednesday: Luhukay demands focus to keep out Derby County Jos Luhukay insists Sheffield Wednesday's focus must not waver as they attempt to shut out promotion chasing Derby County at Hillsborough on Tuesday night. But the Owls boss wants his side to be creating plenty of their own chances as they chase their first league win under the Dutch coach.

Ex-Sheffield Wednesday midfielder Carlton Palmer warns Swansea City will be relegated if Carlos Carvalhal reverts to his old ways Carvalhal was appointed Swansea City manager days after leaving Sheffield Wednesday. Carlton Palmer has warned Swansea City they will be relegated if Carlos Carvalhal reverts to the negative approach he employed in the final months of his Sheffield Wednesday career.

Sheffield Wednesday: 'Terrific pro' Tom Lees marks Owls return with goal Tom Lees marked his first appearance in Owls colours in almost three months with a goal as the development squad slipped to a 3-2 defeat at Huddersfield Town. The centre-half, who recently returned to full training after recovering from a long-standing groin problem, was given a run-out in the Under-23s clash yesterday.

Jos Luhukay admits he's found Sheffield Wednesday job tougher than expected The Dutchman was appointed Sheffield Wednesday's new manager five weeks ago on Monday. Jos Luhukay has admitted that managing Sheffield Wednesday is proving tougher than expected.

RAMBLE - Barnsley v Wednesday Looking at it in a different light… Fans continued to argue, fall out amongst themselves and almost come to blows in the away end. Did we look like scoring? No. We had one shot on target in the entire 90 minutes and that was Atdhe's penalty. Our defence still looks fragile despite Jos's best efforts to tighten us up.

Bringing our best Without question, the start to manager Jos Luhukay’s stint in the hot seat at Hillsborough has been a challenge. With injuries and suspensions of key first team players to contend with and a tough run of fixtures on top, the Owls have drawn four of the five Championship games and lost just one.

Sheffield Wednesday v Derby County Preview followed by live coverage of Tuesday's Championship game between Sheffield Wednesday and Derby County.

Could Our System Suit Against Derby? So as everybody will be well aware next up for us in the league are Derby County at Hillsborough tomorrow, or today, depending on when you`re reading this piece. Gary Rowett`s side are one of a few that are looking to join Wolves in earning automatic promotion to the Premier League this season and they`ll certainly fancy their chances against us.

Jordan Thorniley praises Sheffield Wednesday for providing chances he wasn't getting at Everton The former Everton youngster signed for Sheffield Wednesday in 2016. Jordan Thorniley has praised Sheffield Wednesday - and specifically Jos Luhukay - for providing him the opportunities he wasn't getting at Everton.

U23 match report: Terriers 3-2 Owls The Owls’ Under-23s went down by the odd goal in five at Huddersfield on Monday. It was a bittersweet afternoon for Wednesday, who lost an entertaining encounter but welcomed back defender Tom Lees from injury.

Time to impress Owls defender Jordan Thorniley has relished his run in the first team of late. Following his loan spell at League Two Accrington, where he made 17 appearances, the 21-year-old has since featured four times in the Championship for the Owls.

Change of login process for online ticket site The Owls are advising supporters of security changes while accessing the online store. With immediate effect, the option to log in using Client ID, surname and postcode has been removed. Users can still access their account by providing their email address or Client ID and password.

Sheffield Wednesday: Goal-scoring return for Tom Lees as Owls Under-23s lose five-goal thriller Tom Lees scored on his long-awaited return to action as Sheffield Wednesday's Under-23s fell to a 3-2 defeat at Huddersfield Town. The centre-half, making his first appearance since November 22, played an hour of the development match today. Lees resumed first-team training a couple of weeks ago after recovering from groin surgery.

Defensive duo back in contention Wednesday will be able to welcome back defensive duo Daniel Pudil and Glenn Loovens for tomorrow’s clash with Derby. Pudil missed the trip to Barnsley through suspension, while Loovens was sidelined through illness.

Sheffield Wednesday vs Derby: TV channel, live stream, team news and kick-off time Wednesday have confirmed Daniel Pudil is available to face Derby, with Glenn Loovens and David Jones also fit. Almen Abdi has been back in training with the first team but is likely to not be named in the squad and Striker Gary Hooper is still a couple of weeks away from being able to return to action.

Pick your Derby County team to face Sheffield Wednesday Ahead of Tuesday's clash with the Owls at Hillsborough, we want you to pick the team Rowett should send out to get the three points. Use our custom-designed widget to pick your Derby County team, and let us know what changes, if any, you would make.

Lees to feature for Owls Development Squad The Owls Under-23s are back in action today at Huddersfield. Returning defender Tom Lees is set to step up his recovery by featuring today against the Terriers. The 27-year-old has been sidelined since November but will be in the squad for the PDL2 fixture.

Latest Derby County injury news ahead of Sheffield Wednesday clash Manager Gary Rowett has a few injury concerns ahead of Derby County's Championship clash with Sheffield Wednesday at Hillsborough on Tuesday night. Midfielder George Thorne, defender Curtis Davies and top scorer Matej Vydra have been carrying knocks following the 1-1 draw at home to Norwich City on Saturday.

Derby County will make changes for Sheffield Wednesday game, says boss Gary Rowett "So we will see if we can perform better and a little bit more like our normal self on Tuesday." Andreas Weimann, Joe Ledley, David Nugent, Bradley Johnson, Kasey Palmer and Chris Baird are among the options available to Rowett if he wants to make changes for the game against Sheffield Wednesday.

Verdict: Stunning strike from Barnsley's McBurnie quickly quells Sheffield Wednesday's hopes WINTER has been harsh, indeed at times bitter for both these sides who have won just once apiece in the Championship since Bonfire Night. Each will be desperate for a thaw followed by a Spring rebirth.

Officials - Sheffield Wednesday v Derby The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Sheffield Wednesday and Derby County this Tuesday. Sheffield Wednesday host Derby County on Tuesday February 13 for the game at Hillsborough and the match carries a 7.45pm kick off.

Video: Just give Luhukay time, says Sheffield Wednesday forward In-form striker Atdhe Nuhiu has called for patience, insisting it will take time for manager Jos Luhukay to turn around the Owls' fortunes. Luhukay, a left-field choice to replace Carlos Carvalhal on January 5, remains without a Championship victory. He has overseen four draws and one defeat since inheriting an Owls side decimated by injuries.

IN PICTURES: Can you spot any Owls or Reds you know from our Barnsley v Sheffield Wednesday fans gallery? Nearly 17,000 fans watched Saturday's South Yorkshire derby between Barnsley and Sheffield Wednesday at Oakwell.

Video: Sheffield Wednesday striker on why huge injury list shouldn't matter Atdhe Nuhiu is refusing to use the Owls' injury crisis as an excuse for their disappointing campaign. Fourteen first-team players, including Keiren Westwood, Barry Bannan, Gary Hooper and Fernando Forestieri, sat-out Saturday's trip to Barnsley due to injury.

Video: Barnsley praised for holding firm to share points with rivals Sheffield Wednesday BARNSLEY caretaker head coach Paul Harsley has paid tribute to the attitude of the Reds' players for retaining their focus during an unsettling week following the shock departure of Paul Heckingbottom to Leeds United.

Video: Goals, goals, goals! Jos Luhukay has one demand for his Sheffield Wednesday players Manager Jos Luhukay has challenged his injury-ravaged Wednesday squad to start converting more of their chances as they bid to end their seven-match winless Championship run. Saturday's draw with South Yorkshire neighbours Barnsley means the Owls remain in 17th position, just six points above the relegation zone.

Match Analysis: Draw no good to either side in derby relegation scrap - Barnsley 1 Sheffield Wednesday 1 Two South Yorkshire teams, one mission: to stay in the Championship. The 2017/18 season has been wretched for both Barnsley and Sheffield Wednesday. Supporting them has largely become a labour of love with little to cheer. And Saturday's draw did little to help either team in their relegation fight.

Wildsmith Shows Real Character It would have been quite easy for this to knock Joe`s confidence going into our next game against Barnsley, especially as it was deemed a big game against a side also battling at the wrong end of the table. That wasn`t the case though as once again we saw a masterclass in goalkeeping by Wildsmith, who looked back to his best.

Whatever happened to former Charlton Athletic, West Ham, Sheffield Wednesday, Celtic and Juventus star? Paolo Di Canio only had one season at Charlton Athletic - but it was a memorable one for him and the Addicks' fans he so royally entertained wearing the number 11 shirt. Now 49, the Italian maverick helped the club to their highest finish since the 1950s - seventh in the top division.

WATCH: Was it a penalty? Did the Reds deserve one? Match Highlights from Barnsley 1 Sheffield Wednesday 1 Owls boss Jos Luhukay felt that the referee got both calls correct, however Paul Harsley, standing in as Barnsley manager after Paul Heckingbottom left last week, understandably had a different outlook. "If he's giving their penalty - he's definitely got to give Adam Hammill's.

PLAYER RATINGS: Who was the star man for Sheffield Wednesday in their 1-1 draw with Barnsley? Sheffield Wednesday fought out a 1-1 draw with South Yorkshire rivals Barnsley at Oakwell in a match that had few stand-out performers.

Barnsley v Owls extended highlights Watch extended highlights from Oakwell on Saturday as the Owls and Reds shared the points in a 1-1 draw.

Staying together Atdhe Nuhiu fired home his fourth goal in six games on Saturday in the South Yorkshire derby at Barnsley. The striker broke the deadlock at Oakwell, confidently dispatching his penalty in front of the sold out contingent of Owls fans behind the goal.

Sheffield Wednesday fans respond to Jack Stobbs tweet Sheffield Wednesday drew with Barnsley in the Championship on Saturday. Sheffield Wednesday winger Jack Stobbs has taken to social networking site Twitter to give his reaction to his side's draw with Barnsley. Wednesday played out a 1-1 draw with Barnsley away from home at Oakwell in the Championship on Saturday afternoon.

Penney makes Stags debut Owls midfielder Matt Penney made his debut for loan club Mansfield on Saturday against League Two promotion rivals Swindon. The versatile Wednesday youngster came off the bench in the 68th minute during the Stags’ trip to The County Ground.

The Inclusion Of Some Of The U23s Is A Positive While things are bad and have been for a while, there is something positive to at least take note of and that is the involvement of some of our U23s in the first team picture.

Video: Sheffield Wednesday 'looking nervously over their shoulders' as draw at Barnsley maintains relegation threat Five league games in charge and Jos Luhukay is yet to taste victory as Sheffield Wednesday boss, with the latest coming with a draw at Oakwell against local rivals Barnsley. Atdhe Nuhiu put Wednesday in front via a penalty but Oli McBurnie's excellent strike cancelled out the Owls opener.

WATCH: Post-match reaction from Oakwell Watch the post-match reaction from Owls manager Jos Luhukay following the 1-1 draw with Barnsley at Oakwell.

'A stonewall penalty' - Reaction from Barnsley interim boss as Reds are denied a spot kick in 1-1 draw with Sheffield Wednesday Stand-in manager Paul Harsley said Barnsley should have been coming out of their South Yorkshire derby with Sheffield Wednesday with all three points after have a strong penalty appeal turned down. Adam Hammill went down under a challenge by David Jones in the second half but referee Lee Probert waved away the claim for a spot kick.

Video: Jos Luhukay happy for Sheffield Wednesday to take a point at Barnsley Sheffield Wednesday boss Jos Luhukay appeared content to settle for a point against Barnsley as the South Yorkshire rivals battled to a 1-1 draw at Oakwell. Atdhe Nuhiu put the Owls in front from the penalty spot after Lucas Joao was upended in the box but, soon after, Oli McBurnie equalised for the Reds on his full debut with an excellent strike.

Instant Reactions - Barnsley v Sheffield Wednesday Following today's clash between Barnsley and Sheffield Wednesday, here are the instant reactions from both managers. Barnsley hosted Sheffield Wednesday at Oakwell for a 12.15pm kick off on Saturday February 10, with both sides playing out a score draw on the day.

Report: Barnsley 1-1 Wednesday The Owls shared the spoils with Barnsley, who came from behind to deny Jos Luhukay a maiden Championship win. Atdhe Nuhiu put Wednesday in front from the penalty spot but the lead was almost instantly wiped out by Oliver McBurnie.

Match gallery: Barnsley v Wednesday A selection of action shots from the Owls' 1-1 draw with Barnsley at Oakwell on Saturday.

Luhukay reviews Oakwell stalemate The spoils were shared at Oakwell and Jos Luhukay agreed the derby draw was the right result. Atdhe Nuhiu’s penalty gave Wednesday the lead but Barnsley promptly levelled through Oliver McBurnie. Victory could have gone either way thereafter but both sides had to settle for a point.

Full time report: Barnsley 1 Sheffield Wednesday 1 Striker Oli McBurnie marked his Reds home debut in style, cancelling out Atdhe Nuhiu's 18th minute penalty. Barnsley had a strong penalty appeal waved away in the second half when Adam Hammill went down under a challenge from David Jones but neither side could find a winner.

Barnsley 1-1 Sheffield Wednesday: On loan striker Oliver McBurnie earns Barnsley a vital point in relegation scrap Atdhe Nuhiu opened the scoring with a penalty kick for Wednesday before Oliver McBurnie hit back for the hosts, in their first outing since their manager took over as Leeds boss, as the game was settled in the first half.

Barnsley 0 Sheffield Wednesday 0: Latest from Oakwell Barnsley kick off life after Paul Heckingbottom this lunchtime with the South Yorkshire derby against Sheffield Wednesday at Oakwell. Two changes for Tykes, Isgrove and McBurnie in for Moncur and Moore. Owls make four changes, Jones, Thorniley, Wallace and Joao replacing Loovens, Pudil, Butterfield and Matias.