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Owls Set For Loan Capture

Wednesday boss Brian Laws has revealed that he's looking to get a loan striker into the club 'very soon' to bolster his attacking options.

Laws told BBC Radio Sheffield today that he has little cash to spend in the transfer market but is hoping of adding a new striker to his ranks in what's thought to be a six month loan deal.

The Owls boss had been happy with his current crop of strikers until Akpo Sodje picked up an injury in the club's final pre-season game against Blackburn Rovers last weekend.

Leon Clarke also went off as a precaution, and Laws doesn't want to risk being short on numbers so early in the season.

A number of names have been linked in the rumour mill, including Wolves' Andy Keogh and Arsenal youngster Jay Simpson.




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Writer: Nick Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday August 7 2009

Time: 9:00AM

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Id take keogh, lot of people seem to not rate him, but i reckon could defo do a job, plus laws knows how to get the best out of him
mansfieldowl
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07/08/2009 09:28:00

Jay Simpson!! Get that lad in! Loads of pace!!
Danigol_10_SWFC
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07/08/2009 09:39:00

jay simpson i reakon.
owl83
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07/08/2009 12:28:00

id take either of those to be honest rather have simpson missus dad is a gunners fan and rates him as a great up and coming talent
Barton6435
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07/08/2009 16:46:00

Celtic and West Brom are after Jay Simpson so I'm not sure how much of a shout we have with him... I rate Keogh - he's a workhorse and is pretty creative.
Carbone's Padawan
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08/08/2009 09:31:00

iv heard n'gog from liverpool cud be the one
WorksopsNumber1
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08/08/2009 20:35:00

after today all i can say is hurry up brian please
bradford_owl
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08/08/2009 22:22:00

First day of the season and we end up with a centre back upfront! idd take beckford or even billy sharp at the moment with the way our strikers are fallinbg (clarke and sodje), Bring in jack wilshire from arsenal :)
SWFC_LUKE
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09/08/2009 12:08:00

Break the bank and get Clinton Morrison in, he was outstanding today.
Danigol_10_SWFC
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09/08/2009 15:36:00

Billy Sharp would be excellent for us, playing as a centre forward. He'd suit our style.
Carbone's Padawan
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10/08/2009 09:11:00

 

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