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Owls Links With Hughes Heat Up

Owls Links With Hughes Heat Up

Reports linking Wednesday with a swoop for Notts County striker Lee Hughes have upped a gear over the last 24 hours.

The Owls have been reported to be interesting in bringing the 34-year-old to Hillsborough in the January transfer window for a fee believed to be around £200,000.

The Mirror yesterday reported Wednesday's interest in the former West Brom man, who has netted ten goals for County so far this season.

And the Nottingham Evening Post has today followed it up by claiming Hughes, who is a fans' favourite at Meadow Lane, could be set to receive a bid from S6.

It would be a strange move for the Owls, given that they signed Gary Madine from Carlisle United at the weekend to bolster an attack which already includes Neil Mellor, Clinton Morrison and Paul Heffernan.

But you know what they say, there's no smoke without fire, and with Owls chairman Milan Mandaric insisting Wednesday are looking to bring at least six new signings to the club this month, Hughes could well be on Alan Irvine's radar.

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Writer:Nick
Date:Thursday January 20 2011
Time: 9:49AM

Comments

0
NOOOO thank you!!
samh
20/01/2011 09:53:00
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don't want him - he's past it and didn't he get done for drink driving or summat?
Patrick Blondeau
20/01/2011 10:09:00
0
I'll give Notts County a tenner to keep him lol
calton1985
20/01/2011 10:13:00
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yep killed a man and then ran away from the scene. NO THANKS FROM ME AS WELL.
owlswfc
20/01/2011 10:13:00
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It'll look like we've nicked Uncle Fester from the Adams family across town!
calton1985
20/01/2011 10:19:00
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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YGKO9cXXsLA
benemm
20/01/2011 10:19:00
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Hahaha couldn't have said it better myself benemm
calton1985
20/01/2011 10:22:00
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definitely don't want him. on the upside purse might be on his way - millwall & palace interested - i'll give them more than a tenner to take the useless plank of wood...
Patrick Blondeau
20/01/2011 10:26:00
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who we going to sign next luke mccormack
retfordowl1867
20/01/2011 10:28:00
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One old past it player in one old past it player out. Don't see the benefit if I'm honest.
calton1985
20/01/2011 10:33:00
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