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Folly Returns, Whelan Listed

Folly Returns, Whelan Listed

The 21-year-old midfielder arrives at S6 for an undisclosed fee, becoming the Owls' fourth signing this summer.

Yoann made 14 appearances for SWFC towards the end of last season.

Wednesday boss Paul Sturrock told the club's official website: 'I'm very pleased. Yoann is a manager's type of player.

'He does everything effectively, is a good passer and has a knowledge about the game.'

However, Folly's transfer has taken the Owls towards the top of their player budget for the coming season and, with a goalkeeper yet to sign, Glenn Whelan has been transfer listed.

Boss Paul Sturrock said: 'I was delighted to sign Yoann but it means we have to look at trimming the squad to keep us within budget.

'We have several options in midfield now, so it would be to the benefit of both Glenn and Sheffield Wednesday if he were to move on to find more regular first-team football.'

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Writer:Nick
Date:Wednesday July 12 2006
Time: 10:57PM

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Comments

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thank god we hav got someone good in the middle of the park!! feel sorry 4 whelan good luck 2 him up the owls
owlmad
12/07/2006 23:05:00
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" ILL echo that sentiment mad owl"
millers4eva
12/07/2006 23:27:00
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Glad about Folly signing, hope Whelan finds a good club tho :(
SWFClass
13/07/2006 10:42:00
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Thank ***** whelan's going, what a pile of cack. cough need a GK cough cough er CARSON
whites11
13/07/2006 12:51:00
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folly is in the bank-great addidtion,whelan had one good game out of five last season not good enough.
carlton owl
13/07/2006 15:43:00
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I had no worries about JP going, but it would have been good to get Folly and keep Whelan. You never know..
Auckland Owl
14/07/2006 10:27:00
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