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Wolves Man Joins Owls On Loan

Wolves Man Joins Owls On Loan

Wednesday have completed the signing of young Wolves defender Danny Batth on an emergency loan deal until the end of the season.

Batth, a product of the Premier League club's Academy, is expected to go straight into Wednesday's squad for the trip to Southampton in npower League One on Saturday.

Owls boss Gary Megson will be looking for the youngster to help stop the wave of goals Wednesday have been conceding in recent weeks and months - something which has seen them slide alarmingly down the table.

Megson has tried a number of options in his defence but is seemingly keen to add more defensive options to his squad.

The centre-back has had previous loan spells at Colchester United and across the city at Sheffield United.

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Writer:Nick
Date:Wednesday March 16 2011
Time: 4:45PM

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0
Cud have done with an older head in central defence to get it in order,lets hope this guy can do it and not be quiet and have no confidence.
ollyowl70
16/03/2011 16:55:00
0
Seconded. Maybe looking at having him and signing him at the end of the season? Would still want a more experienced centre-back too.
welshyowl
16/03/2011 17:02:00
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obviously beevers cheekbone is knackered then
fozzyp
16/03/2011 17:06:00
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I can see us pushing for the play offs now
Radon Barrier
16/03/2011 18:14:00
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Never heard of him! Just spoke to my mate who plays for Wolves first team who says he's 'ok'! Brilliant! I'm ok, sign me!
Owls That!
16/03/2011 18:49:00
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Well it's not necessarily experience we need but just someone vocal who can order people about. This kids has skippered the youth and reserve teams at Wolves and McCarthy rates him for his vocal presence!
TheDon1974
16/03/2011 18:51:00
0
cant be worse than what we've got.All we need know is a couple of midfielders a striker and goalie, bring on Southampton
vic mobley
16/03/2011 19:13:00
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I can see us winning on Saturday...but then I have just been certified clinically insane!
sussexowl
16/03/2011 19:22:00
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I understand the need for the emergency loan I just hope that Bath isn't the only one, I hope by the end of the week there are a few more. If we put him straight in for Saturday it's unfair to think this one man can make the sort of difference we need and have the required effect on his own. It's like sticking a blister plaster on a major laceration. We need a proper defensive leader, someone that can instantly and without reservation lead the line.
4evaOWL
17/03/2011 09:04:00
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If we could why not try 5-3-2 if there are two guys that can make the effort to play 90 minutes running box to box... although I'd prefer if Megson could swing to play 5-5-4. WTID
4evaOWL
17/03/2011 09:08:00
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