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Owls Sign Mellor On Season Loan

Owls Sign Mellor On Season Loan

The busy day of transfer activity has continued in S6 today with Preston North End striker Neil Mellor the latest to become an Owl.

Sheffield-born Mellor has penned a season-long loan at Hillsborough and will join his new team-mates on their pre-season training camp in Austria, which starts on Saturday.

Owls boss Alan Irvine told the official SWFC website: 'Neil is a player I know very well from my time at Preston and I am delighted to bring him to Sheffield Wednesday for the season.

'We've worked really hard to bring Neil and all the other new players to the club and I'm very pleased with the business we have done.

'I'd be excited about the squad we have assembled for the Championship, never mind League One.'

Irvine worked with Mellor during his time as manager of the Deepdale club and will know his qualities well.

He follows Gary Teale, who signed a two-year deal at the club, to Wednesday today.



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Writer:Nick
Date:Friday July 2 2010
Time: 4:41PM

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pretty impressed to be fair.
ozzietheowl
02/07/2010 16:59:00
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If these two stays fit Mellor & Heffernan could be potent strike force in this league.
ecco owl
02/07/2010 17:04:00
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can't wait for season to start now bring on dagenham and who????
beverley owl
02/07/2010 17:10:00
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Yes agree ecco owl and providing they get the service.
ollyowl70
02/07/2010 18:34:00
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always said if u have a decent strike force in league one you have a chance of going up league one winners 2010/11 sheffield wednesday
retfordowl1867
02/07/2010 18:35:00
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I think its a better squad than we had last year
CLIFFANDJ
02/07/2010 19:24:00
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whats guna happen when tudgay, JJ ding dong, spurr, beevers, purse and grant all leave in the next few weeks? its going to happen as you carn't afford it not to. UTB FTL1O
bladesforlife1889
02/07/2010 19:28:00
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shut up idiot, go and cheer on your awesome strikeforce of bogdanovic and sharp!!! well wave at you when we past you next year d1ckhead!!! btw anyone on here going to austria??? i fly out a week today :)
smiggyswfc
02/07/2010 19:46:00
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great signing wonder what spider thinks to that
vic mobley
02/07/2010 20:21:00
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Great signing. Irvines done more in transfer market this summer than the past god knows how many seasons. Looking good!
MightyWednesday
02/07/2010 22:07:00
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