Sheffield Wednesday v Sunderland LIVE (2022)

Hello and welcome to our live blog of the second leg of Sheffield Wednesday's League One play-off semi-final against Sunderland. The Owls are playing catch-up after losing 1-0 at the Stadium of Light on Friday evening.

Ross Stewart's 25th goal of the season on the stroke of half time has given the Black Cats the edge in the tie and moved them a step closer to a Championship return. It is now or never for Wednesday as they bid to bounce back to the second tier of English football at the first attempt.

The winners will face Wycombe Wanderers in the final at Wembley on Saturday, May 21. The Chairboys sealed their place in the showpiece fixture after defeating Milton Keynes Dons 2-1 over two legs.

Stay with us throughout the day as we bring you all the build-up, confirmed team news and regular live updates from Hillsborough. No need to refresh the page, the updates should appear automatically below.

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Full-time - Heartbreak at Hillsborough

48 games, for nothing. Wednesday fail to bounce back to the CHampionship at the first time of asking. The chances were there to earn a win but Sunderland snatched the game at the death. Heartbreak at Hillsborough.

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90+9 - Berahino tries his luck

Berahino almost catches Patterson in no man's land from distance but the Sunderland keeper holds on at the second attempt.

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90+7 - Triple sub for Sunderland

Roberts, Clarke and Pirtchard off. Matete, Neil and Broadhead on.

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90+4 - Berahino on

One last roll of the dice from Moore as Berahino comes on for Byers.

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90+2 - Heartbreak.

Patrick Roberts taps one in. Eight minutes to save Wednesday's season.

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90+1 - 10 mins added on

A staggering 10 minutes of injury time added on. Extra time before the extra time!

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87 - Plenty of boos

Boos around Hillsborough as the referee blows his whistle as gregory is charging towards goal.

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82 - Risky but effective

Peacock-Farrell comes flying out his box and beats Stewart to the ball with his head. Brave goalkeeping!

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The moment Lee Gregory fired the Owls ahead


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79 - Third sub

Windass comes off for Paterson.

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78 - Pritchard close

Pritchard nearly silences the crowd against the run of play but he skews his shot wide.

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77 - Dean booked

Dean booked for a reckless challenge. Atmosphere is electric inside Hillsborough.

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Lift-off at Hillsborough... GREGORY HAS EQUALISED!

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70 - Double sub

Hutchinson's head injury forces him off the field. He is replaced by Palmer. Mendez-Kiang also comes on for Hunt.

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67 - Collision

Nasty coming together between Hutchinson and Gooch. Both players receiving treatment with the Wednesday man covered in blood.

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66 - Nearly!

Windass flashes a ball across the box and it bounces off a Sunderland player... and wide. Could have easily people 1-1.

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63 - Wednesday corner

Big roar from the crowd as Wednesday win a corner

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60 - First chance of half

Hunt breaks clear and puts a cross in but can't pick out Gregory in the area.

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59 - Close

Clarke dances through the whole Owls team before teeing off Roberts, who curls one at Peacock-Farrell. Wednesday really need a lift here.

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57 - Peacock-Farrell clears

Peacock-Farrell punches the ball clear.

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56 - Roberts cross

Roberts floats a dangerous cross across the Wednesday area which is nudged out for a corner.

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52 - Sunderland grow

Sunderland looking a lot more comfortable on the ball than they did in the first half.

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48 - Sunderland corner

Storey's mistake allows Sunderland to win a corner. A scramble inside the area falls to Clarke on the edge of the box but he slices his shot wide.

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Second half

We are underway once again at Hillsborough.

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Half-time - Goalless

All sqaure at the break with neither side finding a breakthrough. Wednesday on top but still in search of that all important goal.

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35 - Byers strike

Byers' acrobatic overhead kick is saved by Paterson.

Better from the Owls.

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