Newcastle lose 2-1 at Sheffield Wednesday (Official highlights)

Sheffield Wednesday 2 – Newcastle 1

Newcastle were knocked off of first place in the Championship on Saturday after the Magpies were beaten 2-1 at Sheffield Wednesday.

Brighton are now two points clear of the Toon after they beat QPR on Friday.

So what happened?

Jonjo Shelvey almost put Newcastle ahead in the first half when he hit the bar with a shot launched from inside his own half.

The Owls took control in the second period with goals from Tom Lees and Steven Fletcher, before Shelvey scored a consolation.