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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 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday August 19 2008

Time: 9:32AM

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Here we go again!
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19/08/2008 10:44:00

Make it a good un Brian :)
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19/08/2008 10:45:00

Where the hell's our takeover anyway??
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19/08/2008 11:16:00

Jack Cork? Can he play at right back?
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19/08/2008 11:16:00

they've gone home and took there bat and ball with them GB07 like anyone would with stubborn directors
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19/08/2008 11:43:00

Come on come and get Bolder!
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19/08/2008 11:44:00

its actualy me, im playing for a tenner a game
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19/08/2008 12:36:00

its stead!!
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19/08/2008 12:45:00

What John Stead the right back?
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19/08/2008 13:00:00

Gary Nevill ?
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19/08/2008 13:45:00

bring in geoff sheard for saturday please
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19/08/2008 14:23:00

jeffers is injured again
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20/08/2008 00:56:00

Any rumours on who this loan defender could be?
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20/08/2008 08:03:00

It will be Tony McMahon, from Middlesbrough
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22/08/2008 07:43:00


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