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Sodje In Owls Talks

Sodje In Owls Talks

West Brom defender Sam Sodje is said to be in discussions with the Owls over a possible move to Wednesday before the close of the transfer deadline.

Wednesday boss Brian Laws has revealed he's desperate to sort out the Owls' defensive problems after two heavy defeats in their opening two Championship clashes this term.

And West Brom's 28-year-old defender was spotted at Hillsborough watching their latest defeat to Wolves yesterday afternoon, reports BBC Radio Sheffield.

'We've spoken to a club in the last few days and managed to reach an agreement and we've now had talks with the player,' Laws told BBC Sport.

He added: 'We're making silly mistakes in games and that is costing us. I'm extremely concerned with the goals we've conceded and I need to address the problem.'

The Nigerian spent his early career in non-league football with Stevenage and Margate before proving himself in the Football League after being signed by Brentford and securing a £350,000 move to Reading.

Sodje featured for Albion last season after moving to the Midlands on loan for the last part of the season and played in Albion's 1-0 play-off defeat to Derby last season.

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Date:Monday August 20 2007
Time: 10:22AM


Thats a positive
20/08/2007 10:28:00
We need somebody, thats for sure
20/08/2007 10:31:00
Has to be an improvement than what weve got at the minute.
Skeggy Owl
20/08/2007 10:35:00
dont know much about him, but like ive said before we seem to only be able to attract players who cant get into the first team of our rivals
20/08/2007 10:42:00
i not sure if he was there it might have been folly cuz hes had his hair cut short and i couldnt reckonise im apart frm in back of programe
up the owls 2k7
20/08/2007 10:52:00
Reading are our rivals then???? I think this would be a good buy.
Disgruntled Owl
20/08/2007 10:53:00
thought he played for wba :-s
20/08/2007 10:54:00
About Folly, who's cat has he kicked? How can Hinds get on the bench, and Burton O'Brian and not him?
20/08/2007 11:07:00
he dus he came from reading
up the owls 2k7
20/08/2007 11:07:00
amen, thewalkleyone, its a ******** disgrace, he has so much talent yet for sum reason he is left to rot in the stands, like the rest of us!
20/08/2007 11:11:00
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