High – Newcastle United 0-1 Sheffield Wednesday
In what was an extremely close encounter between two promotion rivals, Sheffield Wednesday came out on top, taking all three points from St James’ Park.
Although Newcastle’s home form has been questionable, Sheffield Wednesday and Carlos Carvalhal showed their tactical ability and competitive edge against a promotion favourite.
The victory over Newcastle had a symbolic meaning as it inspired confidence in the South Yorkshire side that they were capable of beating any side in the division.
Sheffield Wednesday’s victory in such a crucial top six clash ensured their place in the playoff places after a shaky start to the season.
The victory was one of the biggest highs for Sheffield Wednesday this season as it gave the South Yorkshire club the momentum to build a run of form which has cemented their position in the playoff places.