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Wednesday secure Uchechi loan deal

Wednesday secure Uchechi loan deal

Wednesday have signed Nigerian striker Daniel Uchechi on loan until January from FC Dender.

The 21-year-old forward has impressed Owls boss Gary Megson during a trial at Hillsborough and could sign permanently if he shines during his loan stint.

Uchechi was on-loan at Leicester City last season but failed to break into the first team and has also been on the books of Charlton Athletic and West Ham United.

He will wear number 27 and could feature for the Owls in tonight's Carling Cup clash against Blackpool at Hillsborough.

Owls boss Megson has been looking to bolster his attacking options and is pleased with the deal.

He told the official SWFC website: 'There were one or two other clubs interested in Danny from a higher level so I am pleased to bring him to Wednesday.

'He has good feet, good pace and can get a goal.

'He did well with us while he was on trial for a week so while I cannot commit to a permanent contract on that basis, he has a chance on loan and we can take it from there.'



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Writer:Nick
Date:Thursday August 11 2011
Time: 3:23PM

Comments

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Any idea what this chap is like? Can he play on the wing? Our signings are just like busses, we wait for ages and then two come along at once!
bluedog
11/08/2011 15:38:00
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Maybe like buses but we know nothing about this lad. On O'Grady I'm unconvinced but here's hoping that he proves me wrong. Still need a goalscorer and that has to be more of a priority than a winger.
10goalpayne
11/08/2011 15:45:00
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Megson seems to know what he is doing. Hope this guy is as good as others he has brought in, and bags a hat~trick tonight.Then maybe a loan deal could lead to a permenent deal. FOREVER OPTOMISTIC ! ! !
Kettering OWL 1963
11/08/2011 16:45:00
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Seems like a top talent who's taken his eye off the ball the last year or so. Just need Megson to get the best out of him if he signs
welshyowl
11/08/2011 17:07:00
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never heard of this chap but like all players who pull on the blue and white i'll give him a chance hopefully he is'nt another kim olson
retfordowl1867
11/08/2011 17:26:00
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the thing is with this, is that megsons had a chance to sign 2 players from having them on trial and didnt do it because of past experiances, so this lad must have something about him if hes took him on loan with the possibilty of a permanent move. in megson and mm I TRUST!!!! on the match tonight not bothered would rather have fully fit players for saturday and bag another 3 points, but still c'mon boys!!!!
OWL25
11/08/2011 17:48:00
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Also rumored that Tom Soares may be on his way back ?
ecco owl
11/08/2011 18:07:00
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Even the bolton fans - who are now way too big for their tin pot boots - admit that meggo can spot a good player so fingers crossed.
Radon Barrier
11/08/2011 18:40:00
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This lad will now be referred to as Jonny Tricks...they don't all come off however.
Balli80
11/08/2011 20:00:00
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Wouldnt mind Tom Soares back on loan ecco owl. Would be a good signing for us in this league.
leons gloves
12/08/2011 13:26:00
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