Last Updated: 14/08/12 11:38am
FULL TIME. Wednesday notch four second half goals to go through at Oldham's expense. Thanks for being with us tonight, stay with us for reaction.
The ball deflects from Pecnik into the feet of Antonio who tries another curling effort from 20 yards but this time his effort goes well wide.
O'Grady takes the corner but Oldham clear. First Wesolowski's cross from the right byline is cleared before Smith's header from ten yards goes wide when he should have hit the target.
Oldham take the corner but smith's header from 12 yards at the far post is straight at Kirkland and the Owls clear, They break upfield and R Johnson wins a corner on the left.
GOAL - ANTONIO!!!!! Antonio runs into the left side of the box before stepping inside and curling an effort past the out-stretched hand of Cisak and into the far corner. Great finish!! My 3-2 prediction is down.
O'Grady wins a throw in 25 yards out on the left. R Johnson takes but O'Grady is dis-possessed in the left corner and Smith clears.
Oldham take the corner and Croft heads at goal and Pecnik has to head off his line for another corner on the right.
J Johnson tries to get around Grounds on the right flank and the defender concedes a throw in five yards out. Wednesday take but Tarkowski clears.
Antonio out-muscles Tarkowski to the left of the box and runs into the box before shooting from ten yards but Cisak saves with his left foot. The ball balloons up to J Johnson who shoots from 12 yards to the right of goal but puts his effort wide.
M'Changama releases Slew into the left side of the box and he shoots from ten yards but his low effort is straight at Kirkland at his near post.
GOAL - O'GRADY!!!!!! Pecnik pulls the ball back from the right byline to O'Grady six yards out at the near post and he turns Tarkowski and slots home slow down. My 3-2 prediction has happened!!!
Semedo tees the ball up to J Johnson on the right edge of the box but his low effort from ten yards is straight at Cisak who gathers.
Gardener takes the throw in and J Johnson crosses from near the byline put it misses everyone in the box and out on the far side for a throw in to Oldham.
Wednesday take the corner and win another on the right. They take and O'Grady then wins a throw in five yards out on the right.
Pecnik tries a long range effort which takes a deflection off Mvoto and out for a corner on the right.
GOAL - O'GRADY!!!! Wednesday win a free-kick 22 yards out on the right. llera floats the ball into O'Grady at the far post and he heads home from eight yards. Game on - my 3-2 Wednesday prediction is on!!!
Oldham press upfield and Tarkowski tries an effort from ten yards out in front of goal and Kirkland produces another top save for a corner on the right. M'Changama takes but Wednesday clear.
O'Grady almost gets in on goal but Mvoto makes a great tackle to concede a throw in five yards out on the left. Antonio takes but Oldham clear.
GOAL - J JOHNSON!!! J Johnson shoots at goal from 20 yards on the left and Cisak fluffs his save, allowing the low shot past his hands and into the net. Game on!!!
Antonio presses to the left byline before crossing into the box but O'Grady's shot lacks power and Oldham clear.
Croft gets onto a cross from the left and tries an effort from seven yards on the right and Kirkland makes a great save to his save, parrying the ball out for a corner on the right.
Croft wins a throw in off Gardner 30 yards out on the right. Byrne takes but R Johnson clears on the edge of the box.
Croft presses down the right flank and wins a throw in five yards out. Byrne takes but the Owls clear.
Antonio crosses from 20 yards on the right and Tarkowski has to put the ball out for a corner on the left. They take and R Johnson heads wide from 12 yards in the centre of the box.
Fancy a bet? Sky Bet now go 1/6 for an Oldham win, 6/1 for the draw and 10/1 for a Wednesday win. I'm sticking to my 3-2 Wednesday win, they must surely improve after the break after Dave Jones' team-talk. What are your views / predictions? Send them to email@example.com
HALF TIME. Oldham go in a deserved two goals up. Wednesday cannot be as bad after the break. Stay with us for an expected fightback!!
Cisak punts the free-kick forward but Wednesday come back at the hosts and Croft concedes a corner on the left as Antonio runs at goal.
O'Grady does well to cross from the left byline but Tarkowski clears the box before Semedo fouls midway in the Oldham half.
Pecnik tries to blast the penalty into the top left corner but blasts over. What a wasted opportunity to get back into the game!
PENALTY GIVEN - Croft runs into the back of Antonio in the left side of the box and the ref points to the spot-kick.
J Johnson tries to get onto a cross into the right side of the box but the ball hits his arm and the ref blows for a free-kick to the hosts.
Croft crosses from the right to M'Changama on the left edge of the box but his effort from 15 yards is poor and goes wide.
Slew hits a great cross from the right byline and it whips across the goal face and out for a throw in.
Maguire has a bit of room and tries an effort from 20 yards in front of goal but his low shot is well wide of Cisak's right post.
Slew wins a corner on the left. M'Changama takes and Byrne arrives late at the far post and heads at goal from 12 yards but it lacks power and Kirkland easily gathers.
Byrne concedes a throw in 15 yards out on the left. Wednesday take but Croft clears near his own byline.
Pecnik takes the corner but the ball misses everyone in the box and goes out for a goal kick on the far side.
M'Changama takes the corner but Kirkland collects at his far post. Wednesday break upfield and J Johnson wins a corner on the left.
Antonio takes the Wednesday throw in but Oldham clear. Croft crosses from 30 yards on the right and wins a corner on the left off Buxton.
Pecnik takes the free-kick and the ball goes out for a throw in to the owls 20 yards out on the right.
Madine wins a free-kick 35 yards out on the left. He is off the field and Pecnik is booked for not taking the free-kick quickly enough.
GOAL - MVOTO!!!! Wednesday partially clear the Oldham corner but Croft then puts in a great cross from 22 yards on the right and Mvoto heads into the bottom corner from eight yards after getting between the two central defenders.
Semedo commits a foul 30 yards out on the right. M'Changama takes but it is over hit and goes harmlessly out for a goal kick.
Llera heads a long ball back to Kirkland on the edge of the box and the keeper only just keeps hold of the ball in his box. Risky!
M'Changama takes the free-kick and Wednesday partially clear before Wesolowski shoots just wide from 20 yards.
Gardener concedes a throw in 25 yards out on the right. Byrne takes and wins another throw in in a similar position. He takes again and Croft wins a free-kick off J Johnson ten yards out on the right.
Maguire tries to get onto a long ball into the left side of the box but it just goes out for a goal kick. Wednesday have finally woken up after not being in the game.
Antonio presses again down the right flank before crossing into Madine in the box but the striker's touch is poor and the ball goes out for an Oldham goal kick.
Antonio tries to get to the right byline and Grounds concedes a throw in ten yards out on the right.
Furman wins a free-kick on the halfway line on the right. Byrne punts the ball forward before Furman concedes a throw in 25 yards out on the right.
Antonio wins a throw in 25 yards out on the right. Wednesday take and keep possession before Croft wins the ball on the right flank.
GOAL - SLEW!!! Slew opens the scoring with a fantastic team goal. Wesolowski is released to the right byline and he pulls the ball back to Slew who slots home from eight yards at the near post with a low shot for a goal on his debut!!!
Mvoto tries to release Slew into the box with a long ball but the striker just fails to get onto the ball and it is a goal kick to the visitors.
Croft wins a throw in 22 yards out on the right. Oldham take but Gardner heads back to his keeper to clear in the box.
Oldham come again and win a throw in 25 yards on the right. Croft tries to cross for Simpson in the box but he is just given off-side. A right decision.
Grounds launches a long crossfield ball from the left into the box and Oldham win a throw in 20 yards out on the right. They take but the Owls eventually clear.
Oldham get the game underway - at the second time of asking after the ref calls for the kick-off to be taken again!
Fancy a bet? Sky Bet go 3/1 for an Oldham victory, 5/2 for the draw and 10/11 for a Wednesday win. I'm going for goals galore tonight, a 3-2 win to the Owls, which pays a handsome 25/1! What are your views / predictions for tonight? Send them to firstname.lastname@example.org
Sheff Wed: Kirkland, Buxton, Llera, Gardner, Reda Johnson, Antonio, Semedo, Pecnik, Jermaine Johnson, Madine, Maguire. Subs: Bywater, O'Grady, Mattock, Beevers, Mike Jones, Prutton, Coke.
Oldham: Cisak, Byrne, Mvoto, Tarkowski, Grounds, Croft, Wesolowski, Furman, M'changama, Robbie Simpson, Slew. Subs: Bouzanis, Brown, Smith, Taylor, Millar, Hughes, Winchester.