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Laws Cools Potter Interest

Laws Cools Potter Interest

Wednesday are believed to have cooled their interest in signing former loan midfielder Darren Potter on a permanent deal.

Potter enjoyed a sucessful loan stint from Wolves in the blue and white stripes in the second half last season.

And his performances looked to have impressed Owls boss Brian Laws, with Laws believed to be weighing up a move for the former Liverpool youth product.

Potter has been deemed surplus to requirements at Wolves followingn promotion to the Premier League.

And he went on record in saying that he'd like to return to S6 next season, but that a deal wasn't likely to happen overnight.

But Laws loks to have had second thoughts on signing the midfield man on a permanent deal, something backed up by the signing of Tommy Miller this week.



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Writer:Nick
Date:Wednesday May 20 2009
Time: 9:31PM

Comments

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Would love us to sign Potter - he's proved his quality with us and sounds like a different type of player from Miller. With only Macca who I would want in midfield, we're short of options if we don't do a deal to sign him
SuperOwls
21/05/2009 08:54:00
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The Star says that we are still interested, so who is right?
dobby1
21/05/2009 09:39:00
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Personally i don't think we'll sign anybody who requires a fee. forget Potter , Baptiste and N'guessan, freebies and cast offs thats all were going to sign this season, we've no money.
ecco owl
21/05/2009 10:06:00
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ecco has a point, BL may have extra funds but that money goes further if you use it on wages, not transfer fees. Shame, I rate Potter and a little more depth in midfield has to be a good thing. Still need a goalscorer though (no I'm not going to shut up about that).
robc
21/05/2009 11:24:00
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According to the BBC website Laws wants one permanent signing and one long term loan signing, he said one midfield and one striker by the summer. wonder who it could be ?
ecco owl
21/05/2009 16:13:00
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Potter on loan - Lita on permanent please. Failing that, I'll settle for Macheda from Man Utd on loan and some other geezer in midfield on permanent (who I've not thought of yet).
GameBurton07
21/05/2009 16:21:00
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ECCO OWL HAS A REALLY GOOD POINT BUT TO ME POTTER JUST DOESNT SEEM TO BE THE SIGNING THAT WEDNESDAY NEED.WEDNESDAY NEED A YOUNG VERSION OF WATSON.WE NEED A STRONG, QUALITY CENTRAL MIDFIELDER WITH PACE.MONEY IS REALLY SHORT AT THE MOMENT AT S6 BUT IF STRAFFORD WAS A REAL WEDNESDAYITE HE'D BE PUTTING SOME OF HIS MONEY INTO WEDNESDAY. IDE BE GOING ALL OUT FOR N'GUESSAN-LITA-HOOLAHAN.)
SWFC_LUKE
21/05/2009 16:49:00
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WES HOOLAHAN LEROY LITA DANNY N'GUESSAN THREE PLAYERS ID LIKE TO C AT S6 NEXT SEASON. PURSE ISNT A KEY SIGNING AS WE ALREADY HAVE THREE QUALITY CENTRE-HALVES IN BEEVERS,HINDS AND WOOD
SWFC_LUKE
21/05/2009 16:54:00
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Dont rate Potter myself hes ad odd decent game but nothin special.We neeed an aggressive midfielder whos gonna win the ball and be able to make a decent pass,like wot we ad with danny wilson,graham hyde,carlton palmer etc.
ollyowl70
21/05/2009 17:22:00
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What about Fraizer campbell on a year long loan from Man utd, not done anything with spurs, but did with Hull in this league, he's got pace and scores goals, i'll have a think about a midfielder.
ecco owl
21/05/2009 17:45:00
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