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Owls Target Opts For Bluebirds

Owls target Kevin McNaughton has agreed a deal to join Championship rivals Cardiff City when his contract expires on July 1 from Aberdeen.

Wednesday boss Paul Sturrock announced the highly-rated defender was on his list of potential targets, but the signing of Madjid Bougherra last week quietened the speculation.

The 23-year-old will move to Ninian Park on July 1 when his contract with the SPL side expires.

Cardiff owner Sam Hammam told the official Cardiff City website: 'This should be a clear sign of our intentions this summer, we will have an aggressive recruitment drive. We are targeting a top-six finish next season and I will do anything I can to facilitate that. I have the experience to do it, and [manager] Dave Jones is the best man to make it happen.'

McNaughton revealed he turned down a number of offers from other clubs, but didn't mention the Owls.


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Writer:Nick
Date:Friday May 26 2006
Time: 1:28PM

Comments

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Cardiff seem to be after the same players we are! wonder if we were one of the clubs to go for him? sure all will be revealed soon!
newman87
26/05/2006 20:39:00
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Indeed they are mate, they must have the same scouts as us! They're also showing an interest in Colin Cameron, who were are after :)
nickswfc
27/05/2006 10:24:00
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I hope we didn't offer this guy wages and get beat by Cardiff. They seem to be after the same players we are, and if so it looks like they'll beat our wages on each one!
spirtySWFC
29/05/2006 11:50:00
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This is th ereason why PS TRYS to keep his wants under sleve , so no other *****s stain pinches them!! er CARDIF
whites11
30/05/2006 12:37:00
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