Sheffield Wednesday's Josh Onomah back at Tottenham Hotspur for treatment

A general view of inside the new stadium during the Tottenham Hotspur New Stadium Fan Event on December 15, 2018 in  London,United Kingdom.

The on-loan Tottenham Hotspur midfielder was injured playing for Sheffield Wednesday on Boxing Day.

Josh Onomah of Sheffield United and Paul Gallagher of Preston North End compete for the ball during the Sky Bet Championship match between Sheffield Wednesday and Preston North End at...

Sheffield Wednesday's on-loan Tottenham Hotspur midfielder, Josh Onomah, has returned to his parent club for treatment.

Onomah suffered a hamstring injury during Wednesday's 1-0 win at Middlesbrough on Boxing Day and could be out of action until February, according to the new Owls assistant manager Steve Agnew.

 

Speaking at Friday morning's pre-Hull City press conference, Agnew told the official Sheffield Wednesday Facebook page: "He (Onomah) is back with Tottenham at the minute. He's had treatment. He's had scans. But I think, from what I've just heard, he'll be about maybe another month away."

Onomah's Owls spell has been stop-start throughout, although he had looked a player rejuvenated following Jos Luhukay's departure as manager last month.

Steve Bruce the head coach

And the 21-year-old, who has created three goals in 11 games with his temporary employers, will have been looking forward to pushing on under Steve Bruce, the new Wednesday manager who signed him for Aston Villa.

Agnew also confirmed that Onomah's midfield colleagues Barry Bannan and Sam Hutchinson will be fit for Saturday's trip to Hull, with Lucas Joao and Fernando Forestieri expected back in training next week.

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