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New Man In For Saturday

New Man In For Saturday

Owls boss Brian Laws has revealed that he's hoping to add a new signing to his squad in time for Saturday's visit of Preston following the injury to utility man Richard Hinds.

Laws is looking to add a defender to his ranks to plug the gap left by Hinds, who broke his leg in the 4-1 defeat at Wolves in midweek and will be missing for around three months.

And with Frank Simek also sidelined through injury, Laws is short in the right-back area, although Steve Watson or Peter Gilbert have featured in the position during pre-season.

The Wednesday boss admitted he only has funds in 'extreme' circumstances, with any takeover from Geoff Sheard yet to be completed.

No names have been linked with a move to S6, though it's expected Laws is only going to bring in a loan player with his current funds available, and Frank Simek on the return from injury.

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Writer:Nick
Date:Tuesday August 19 2008
Time: 9:32AM

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Here we go again!
ThatchamOwl
19/08/2008 10:44:00
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Make it a good un Brian :)
Placebo
19/08/2008 10:45:00
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Jack Cork? Can he play at right back?
GameBurton07
19/08/2008 11:16:00
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Where the hell's our takeover anyway??
GameBurton07
19/08/2008 11:16:00
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they've gone home and took there bat and ball with them GB07 like anyone would with stubborn directors
mick66owl
19/08/2008 11:43:00
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Come on come and get Bolder!
Boxer
19/08/2008 11:44:00
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its actualy me, im playing for a tenner a game
mansfieldowl
19/08/2008 12:36:00
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its stead!!
bladesforlife1889
19/08/2008 12:45:00
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What John Stead the right back?
TarnOwl
19/08/2008 13:00:00
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Gary Nevill ?
ThatchamOwl
19/08/2008 13:45:00
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