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Andy Monkhouse takes a long range shot clearing the crossbar.
Michael Mackay takes a shot. Rob Jones gets a block in.
Outswinging corner taken by Gary Teale from the right by-line.
Unfair challenge on Gary Teale by Steven Haslam results in a free kick. Gary Teale crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left by-line, Peter Hartley manages to make a clearance.
Darren Potter produces a right-footed effort from long distance that goes harmlessly over the bar.
Clinton Morrison on for Neil Mellor.
Leon McSweeney takes the inswinging corner, clearance made by Lewis Buxton.
Evan Horwood takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line played to the near post.
Corner taken right-footed by Leon McSweeney, clearance made by Rob Jones.
Joe Gamble gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on James O'Connor. Richard O'Donnell takes the direct free kick. Michael Mackay replaces Paul Murray.
James O'Connor gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Leon McSweeney. Evan Horwood takes the free kick.
The referee blows for offside against Gary Madine. Scott Flinders takes the indirect free kick.
Jermaine Johnson goes off and Giles Coke comes on.
Andy Monkhouse gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jon Otsemobor. Jon Otsemobor takes the direct free kick.
Centre by Andy Monkhouse.
The official flags Neil Mellor offside. Scott Flinders takes the indirect free kick.
Adam Boyd goes off and Denis Behan comes on.
Leon McSweeney comes on in place of Fabian Yantorno.
Gary Madine finds the net with a goal from the edge of the area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Sheff Wed 2-0 Hartlepool.The assist for the goal came from Jermaine Johnson.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Joe Gamble on Darren Potter. Gary Teale takes the free kick.
Sam Collins is adjudged to have handled the ball. Direct free kick taken by Rob Jones.
(Sheff Wed) makes a substitution, with Darren Potter coming on for Tommy Miller.
Jermaine Johnson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Paul Murray. Free kick taken by Joe Gamble.
The referee blows for offside against Fabian Yantorno. Richard O'Donnell takes the direct free kick.
Corner taken by Gary Teale from the right by-line.
Shot by Neil Mellor. Save by Scott Flinders.
Joe Gamble challenges James O'Connor unfairly and gives away a free kick. Gary Teale restarts play with the free kick.
Adam Boyd concedes a free kick for a foul on Jon Otsemobor. Richard O'Donnell takes the free kick.
The referee blows for offside against Neil Mellor. Scott Flinders restarts play with the free kick.
Neil Mellor takes a shot. Scott Flinders makes a save.
Neil Mellor fouled by Sam Collins, the ref awards a Penalty. Joe Gamble receives a caution for dissent. Penalty taken right-footed by Tommy Miller and scored. Sheff Wed 1-0 Hartlepool.
The ball is swung over by Neil Mellor, Sam Collins manages to make a clearance.
Fabian Yantorno fouled by Jermaine Johnson, the ref awards a free kick. Sam Collins shoots direct from the free kick.
Fabian Yantorno is adjudged to have handled the ball. Fabian Yantorno is cautioned. Lewis Buxton takes the free kick.
Rob Jones gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Adam Boyd. Direct free kick taken by Evan Horwood.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Rob Jones by Antony Sweeney. Richard O'Donnell restarts play with the free kick.
The ball is crossed by Lewis Buxton, clearance by Peter Hartley.
The ball is swung over by Sam Collins, save made by Richard O'Donnell.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Neil Mellor. Indirect free kick taken by Scott Flinders.
Foul by Joe Gamble on Neil Mellor, free kick awarded. Jon Otsemobor restarts play with the free kick.
James O'Connor produces a cross.
Andy Monkhouse takes a shot. Richard O'Donnell makes a save.
Gary Madine sends in a cross.
Foul by Joe Gamble on Jermaine Johnson, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Gary Teale.
The ball is sent over by Andy Monkhouse, clearance by Rob Jones.
Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Gary Teale.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jermaine Johnson by Steven Haslam. Gary Teale takes the direct free kick.
Foul by Steven Haslam on Gary Teale, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Tommy Miller.
Corner taken by Gary Teale played to the near post, Steven Haslam makes a clearance.
Jermaine Johnson takes a shot. Save made by Scott Flinders.
Fabian Yantorno fouled by Rob Jones, the ref awards a free kick. Evan Horwood restarts play with the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Paul Murray on Jermaine Johnson. Tommy Miller restarts play with the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Gary Teale on Evan Horwood. Direct free kick taken by Scott Flinders.
Duo to boost Owls
Gary Madine and Rob Jones could return for Sheffield Wednesday in their home game with Hartlepool.
Striker Madine started on the substitutes' bench in last week's defeat at Brighton. His 10-year-old brother was involved in a car accident and the 17-goal forward had missed out on training.
Central defender Jones, on loan from Scunthorpe, has been sidelined for the last three games due to concussion sustained in the recent home defeat to Brentford, but both players are expected to start.
Manager Gary Megson, who has no new injury or suspension worries, could also turn to the likes of winger Gary Teale, along with midfielders Darren Potter and Giles Coke.
Meanwhile, defender Daniel Jones and striker Paul Heffernan are pushing for recalls as the Owls bid to secure a third straight home win and extend the seven-point gap between themselves and the relegation zone.
Hartlepool will still be without Neil Austin and James Brown for the trip.
Defender Austin has been sidelined for three months with a calf injury, while striker Brown has been struggling with an ankle problem for the last month.
Both men are on the road to recovery and have been training this week, but they will not be fit in time to make the Hillsborough encounter.
Striker Adam Boyd will aim to continue his goalscoring vow after promising first-team coach Mick Wadsworth he will score in every game between now and the end of the season.
Pools travel to South Yorkshire with little to play for in their remaining five games, though Wadsworth will be keen for his side to finish on a high and earn a top-half finish.
Owls sink Pools
Tommy Miller scored against his former club to set Wednesday on their way to a 2-0 victory over Hartlepool.
The midfielder, who was born in Hartlepool, stepped up to smash home his 10th goal of the season from the penalty spot after Sam Collins was adjudged to have fouled Neil Mellor inside the area.
Gary Madine, who scored a hat-trick for Carlisle against Hartlepool earlier this season, sealed victory with a well-taken 18-yard drive after good work from Jermaine Johnson.
Hartlepool rarely threatened and Mellor would have added a third had goalkeeper Scott Flinders not pushed his volleyed attempt over the crossbar.
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