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Purse Snapped Up

The first of the quality signings promised by Brian Laws - Darren Purse pens a two year deal following his release by Cardiff.

Laws spoke to the official site: 'My main priority this summer is to sign players with quality and experience. In Darren Purse we have secured the services of someone with both of those qualities in abundance.'

'He has experience of getting promoted from this division and of playing at the very top level but most importantly he is a leader on the pitch. We already have some excellent young players at Sheffield Wednesday and Darren will help bring out the best in the other defenders around him.'

'The improved budget I have been provided this year has enabled me to make some positive movements in the transfer already and I am confident of making one or two more additions in the not too distant future.'

An excellent addition to the squad: proven Championship experience and certain to be a 'voice' on the pitch and off.



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Writer:Auckland Owl
Date:Saturday May 16 2009
Time: 9:04PM

Comments

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good signing
bluebirdlewis
16/05/2009 21:27:00
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Donkey
FloridaBlade1
16/05/2009 22:04:00
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Prick
HootingMad
16/05/2009 23:11:00
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Bad decision brian, not good enough for cardiff, so why should he be playing for us. Sometimes wonder about you brian.
ecco owl
16/05/2009 23:40:00
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great signin brian just what was needed at the back,play alng side wood,will defo help to get the goal difference from minus to plus,impressed fan
donnyowl
17/05/2009 00:04:00
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Don't be so pessimistic guys...... I think it's just what we need at the back. We already have a decent amount of quality there and DP is just the sort of player to bring it all together.
US Owl
17/05/2009 02:44:00
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alreyt for nowt
owlswfc
17/05/2009 09:50:00
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A good squad signing. Experience and all that but he wouldn't get in my first team. Defensively we are strong. What we really need to sort out our goal difference is the ability to score some fecking goals. STRIKER please Brian, and please let him be a GOALSCORER capable of 20 goals a season. Get that kind of player and the playoffs will be guaranteed.
robc
17/05/2009 10:19:00
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Is this the player who was waiting to see if MK Dons got promoted first before he made his mind up.
ecco owl
17/05/2009 10:19:00
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good signing we have been indifferent in defence away from home this season more competition for places can only be a good thing we now need potter to sign and a striker leroy lita is now a free agent maybe worth a look.
beverley owl
17/05/2009 10:40:00
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