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Owls target Bywater loan swoop

Wednesday are trying to secure the services of Derby County goalkeeper Stephen Bywater on an emergency loan deal, according to reports.

Owls boss Gary Megson is keen to bring in an experienced stopper following a knee injury to regular number one Nicky Weaver, which is expected to keep him sidelined for a number of months.

Richard O'Donnell, relatively inexperienced compared to Weaver and 30-year-old Bywater, has played between the sticks for Wednesday in recent matches.

But Megson is eager to add some more experience in light of recent defensive performances, and is looking towards Bywater to plug the gap, according to the Sheffield Star.

Bywater spent the end of last season on loan at Championship side Cardiff City and the Rams would be expected to allow the stopper to go out for regular first team games again.




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Writer: Nick Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday September 20 2011

Time: 9:14AM

Your Comments

Would be a good addition to the squad.Im not saying richard has performed below par,but if we want to escape this division then experience is a big player. Also please read the comments from Mellor (Its a must) How happy and glad he is to be at Preston .!!!!!(LMFO)
garrymo
Would be a good addition to the squad.Im not saying richard has performed below par,but if we want to escape this division then experience is a big player. Also please read the comments from Mellor (Its a must) How happy and glad he is to be at Preston .!!!!!(LMFO)
garrymo
 

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