STREAM HERE >>> Brentford vs Sheffield Wednesday free stream online EFL Full HD
One of them, 19-year-old midfielder Liam Shaw, is suspended for tonight’s game at Brentford following Saturday’s red card against Birmingham City.
Osaze Urhoghide, a 20-year-old centre-back, was on the bench but having featured in six of the previous seven matches will hope to start.
“I’ve been quite tough with them because I just know when they make that step up into the first-team environment – not the games, but training – it’s a massive step up,” said Thompson.
“It’s always nice to see a young player come in and do well but it’s not about having two decent games, it’s five, 10, then 15 games so there’s trust both ways when they go on the pitch. Some of them take to it straight away but it is a massive, massive gap going into a Championship game.