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Former Owl Jeffers Set For MLS Move

Former Owl Jeffers Set For MLS Move

Former Wednesday striker Francis Jeffers could be swapping Sheffield for America shortly as he weighs up a contract offer from a Major League Soccer side.

Jeffers, released from his contract at Hillsborough at the end of last season, has been training with npower League One side Huddersfield Town in a bid to up his fitness and find a new club.

But Terriers boss Lee Clark has ruled out a move for the former Arsenal and Everton man, citing that the 29-year-old has offers from clubs abroad.

As well as a possible deal with an MLS club, Jeffers is also thought to have had an offer from a club in Dubai.

And he could make his mind up in a matter of weeks, with the move possibly being his last 'big' move of his football career.



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Writer:Nick
Date:Sunday July 18 2010
Time: 1:33PM

Comments

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bye bye jeffers, thanks for the memories, not!! looks like weve finally got a good selection of strikers this season, UP THE OWLS.
cozzi
18/07/2010 14:27:00
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As far away from Sheffield as possible please!
CLIFFANDJ
18/07/2010 14:36:00
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mls club they can't have watched him recently then total flop didn't score 1 goal all season the only thing he got on target was a head butt at port vale.
beverley owl
18/07/2010 17:31:00
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this is getting boring he gets more time on this site than some of our players can we stop talking about him he was crap took our money and did nothing i dont know if im the only one getting sick of seeing his name on here lets talk about players we have not bench warmers that did nothing for us im sorry but it dose my head in
dublin owl
18/07/2010 18:06:00
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wasnt even a bench warmer dublin owl unless you meant the sick bench lol.
ollyowl70
18/07/2010 18:18:00
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Way back in the 70's America was the retirement home for the greats, Marsh, Best, Beckanbauer, even Pele. Now they'll take Jeffers? He's been retired since leaving Everton as a teenager! Any club that gives him a contract that isn't based on performance related pay deserves what it gets. We did and look what happened to us. Goodbye FJ hope your bank account appreciates Wednesday.
robc
18/07/2010 18:59:00
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