Owls headlines: Thursday's news from Hillsborough

Owls head coach Carlos Carvalhal
Owls head coach Carlos Carvalhal

Here is a look at what is making the news on S6 today.

* Carlos Carvalhal has given an injury update and warned against taking Charlton lightly on Saturday. FULL STORY HERE

* Centre-half Tom Lees has called on Sheffield Wednesday to tie Barry Bannan down to a long-term contract following the midfielder’s superb start to his Owls career. FULL STORY HERE
* And Lees has also said that while the forwards are earning rave reviews, defensive solidity the key to Owls’ good run. FULL STORY HERE
* Lees isn't the only one paying attention to Bannan's displays as the midfielder is in contention for the Championship’s October Player of the Month award. MORE HERE
* Up front now and Owls boss Carlos Carvalhal is convinced the up-and-coming international break will help Gary Hooper adapt to his new surroundings. FULL STORY HERE
* In his column this week, sports writer Alan Biggs points out that the stats show Wednesday have the grit to back up the guile. READ MORE HERE
*In the first of a new feature, Hall on the Ball, Danny Hall offers a brief look over the sporting news this week. MORE HERE