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Wood Seals Coventry Switch

Wood Seals Coventry Switch

Want-away Wednesday defender Richard Wood has finally completed his move to Championship rivals Coventry City on a loan with a view to a permanent signing.

The 24-year-old, who was transfer-listed by the Owls after failing to agree a new contract at S6, has been at the Ricoh Arena for discussions this week and will go straight into City's squad for their weekend clash with Crystal Palace.

The move will be an initial loan deal until January, with the former Owls Academy product expected to pen a three-year contract with the club when the transfer window opens.

The Sky Blues have always led the race for his signature, although Notts County, Ipswich Town and Sheffield United were also thought to be interested in his services.

The fee for the defender come January is yet unknown, but said to be around the 500k mark.



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Writer:Nick
Date:Wednesday November 18 2009
Time: 4:29PM

Comments

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He better get himself a bigger trophy cabinet now he's moved to a big club like Coventry GREEDY 8ASTARD!!!!!
ecco owl
18/11/2009 16:49:00
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what a tw4t, hes moved down a league position the money grabbin wh0re!
smiggyswfc
18/11/2009 17:07:00
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numpty
ozzietheowl
18/11/2009 18:00:00
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yeah I can't see any other reason to move to coventry otherthan the money
owlswfc
18/11/2009 18:05:00
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We need to become a club that players want to come to or stay at.
Handsworth Owl
18/11/2009 18:09:00
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is parting gift was to lose gorkass for QPR winning goal in our last game,so good riddance and f+++ off
carlton owl
18/11/2009 18:57:00
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Glad he's gone...good riddance...lets move on.
CLIFFANDJ
18/11/2009 19:43:00
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dont wish him luck, dont thank him for his years of service-just another player at wednesday who had nil loyalty!!!!!!
supersibon
18/11/2009 20:09:00
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how gutting that we've already played them at home. i'd love to know what him wages are gonna be. money grabbin b*****d. my vote for most hated EX wednesday player
stealthyowl
18/11/2009 20:34:00
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We've got a bigger stadium, bigger fan base, more potential. If money is the only reason then its a pretty sad reflection of a chapionship player with no ambition except to have slightly more money than the other guys in the league. Bye Richard
Norman
18/11/2009 22:10:00
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