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On-song Owls tame Tigers

Wednesday saw off local Evo-Stik Premier League side Worksop Town 3-0 in a pre-season friendly today.

Goals from Lewis Buxton, Gary Madine and Mark Beevers gave the Owls victory at Sandy Lane as Wednesdayites caught their first glimpse of Gary Megson's new-look side.

The Tigers, who ply their trade in the Evo-Stik Premier Division, three steps below the Football League, gave Wednesday a good test in their first domestic pre-season friendly.

All four of Wednesday's summer signings to date - Rob Jones, David Prutton, Julian Bennett and Jose Semedo - got run-outs as Megson fielded a strong side for the clash.

Buxton headed Wednesdau ahead early on before Madine double the Owls' advantage before half-time and Beevers completed the tally in the second half.




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The Journalist

Writer: Nick Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday July 16 2011

Time: 5:30PM

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goodish start lets hope we keep it going
mick66owl
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16/07/2011 17:34:00

thought we looked solid throughout prutton looked class madine,s goal was a rocket and jj seems to know how to cross now desperately need a right winger and a striker morrison tries but just not good enough but the banter we had with him was brilliant
retfordowl1867
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16/07/2011 17:57:00

Sounds like a good start wish i could have seen the game! i take it no one knows a way to see the goals? Madine's sounds a cracker!
nod1867
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16/07/2011 19:42:00

A win is a win but it's all about fitness levels at this stage of the campaign. Any injuries picked up does anyone know?
TheMightyBoosh
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17/07/2011

...so.................. we linked with anyone else yet then?? dunno if GM should've gone public about his frustration in the transfer market. don't think MM would've liked that.
Carbone's Padawan
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18/07/2011 16:47:00

So much for the new Morrison with goals promised in the 20+ region lol.
ollyowl70
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18/07/2011 17:36:00

Dispatches on channel 4 tonight has left me feeling a little lucky that weve got MM in charge now !
1867Owl
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18/07/2011 21:28:00

You and me both and it's so funny that The Pigs were the club they were looking to buy!
TheDon1974
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18/07/2011 22:29:00

Morrison would not score 20+ goals if he played for Worksop in the Evostick league!
NapoliOwl
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19/07/2011 09:56:00

 

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