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Owls Target Winger Loan

Wednesday boss Brian Laws is hopeful of adding a new winger to his squad before the weekend to cover for the suspended Jermaine Johnson.

Jamaican Johnson was sent off in controversial circumstances in the 1-0 defeat to West Brom during the week, but the Owls have decided against appealing against the decision by referee Andy D'Urso.

The jet-heeled winger had only just returned from a suspension for picking up consecutive yellow cards, and the Owls gaffer has been forced to look elsewhere to cover for the former Bradford City man.

Laws told the Sheffield Star: 'I'm trying to bring a winger in before the weekend and have spoken to the club concerned and the player.'

Middlesbrough wingman Adam Johnson has already been linked with a loan move to Wednesday after impressive during his three-month maximum-stay stint with Watford this season.

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Date:Thursday March 6 2008

Time: 11:00AM

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we will probli get someone from QPR so he carnt play satdi
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06/03/2008 11:30:00

Hello everyone.I'm not new to Vital's Wednesday site my other login name was GAYES but I have had it changed. I just wanted to say that are we the only club in the league to a loanee player in almost every position? LOL. And I also wanted to say that I feel sorry for Brian Laws (not the other Brian ha ha) it must be hard for him to get these players to play the way he wants in such a short time.UP THE OWLS ! Forever Blue and White.
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06/03/2008 11:51:00

Adam Johnson would be a big ask. But i'd love to see him at hillsborough. If the we are still in the championship and we get the takeover, I'd bag Sahar on a season long loan, Sign Adam Johnson up for 2m, Sign Kavanagh, Showumni and Michael Johnson up permanant and most importantly show the door to Kenny Lunt, Deon Burton, Leon Clarke. - Im starting to like Adam Bolder too - marked Howard out of the game and worked really hard againts WBA
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06/03/2008 12:35:00

I agree BigAsh, I like Bolder too, think he gets stuck in but needs someone to support him in there, can't do it all. I did like Kav but don't think he's done anything for us since his return. Are Essais or Small too far away from coming back that we need to get another loan player in? I'm beginning to lose track of which players are actually ours!!
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06/03/2008 13:22:00

we need some one in before the weekend its a must win game
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06/03/2008 13:44:00

ud sign kavanagh, showumni n johnson?? showumni is a donkey n if we've got money or ambition or both he is the last person we need!! kavanagh is ***** but thinks he's good!! n johnson is solid but too old n we'll need better to get at the top end of the league!!
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06/03/2008 13:57:00

eeorye showaddywaddy carnt fault his effort but hes just crap
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06/03/2008 14:05:00

You're bang on bigash. Not about making those signings though! Sahar maybe, but not Showumni or Kav. Both have been poor in my opinion. We need some more steel alonside Bolder. He's ace at snapping at players heels, but we need a Whelan like character who will push forward and make intelligent passes too.......
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06/03/2008 15:00:00

How long is Esajas out for, though he was nearly fit and ready?
will it ever happen
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06/03/2008 16:21:00

yea he was looking promising before he was injured wats up with him were tht serios was it
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06/03/2008 16:53:00

The last i heard it was a gashed foot?
will it ever happen
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06/03/2008 16:55:00

Kavanagh impressed me first time round, but too many wasted balls since he came back. So many corners hit at first defender against WBA. Johnson has gone on loan to a league 2 side I think, which I find odd. If there's a takeover, we need to be looking better than Showunmi and Kava, but can imagine signing them if there's no cash. Esajas has had another set back I think. Small apparently back for Saturday but Small and Bob aren't attacking enough given that we're not scoring.
Disgruntled Owl
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06/03/2008 16:58:00

just egts anoyin now we never seem to get any look that craig beaties gone to preston n mcleod to colchester n weve got *****y showumuseless
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06/03/2008 16:59:00

Lucky we didn't sign Beatie he's out injured.........
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06/03/2008 17:44:00

ive heard a guy called wayne rooney is cmeing to wednesday whos he? :)
100% owl
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06/03/2008 18:28:00

please don't encourage the signings of showumnididdy or kav, get bolder on permanent and no defenders needed, back four is the best in the league!!
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06/03/2008 18:46:00

they have to be dblue because of the 5h1t in front of them
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06/03/2008 23:28:00

franck songo signs from portsmouth on a months loan
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07/03/2008 11:57:00

hope if you get him he lives up to all the hype he seems to be getting a good write up
ozanne park rangers
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08/03/2008 05:43:00


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