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Owls Raid Rams For Johnson

Owls manager Brian Laws has brought a defender in to the club on an emergency one month loan in the shape of Derby County's Michael Johnson.

Laws has been desperate to bolster his defensive ranks after the Owls' disastrous start to the season which has seen them lose all six Championships matches so far to leave them rock bottom.

And the Owls gaffer has managed to get his man in the shape of the 34-year-old Rams defender, who will go straight in to the Wednesday squad to face Hull City at Hillsborough this weekend.

The former Birmingham City and Notts County man was a key part of the Rams' squad which grabbed promotion to the Premiership last season but is yet to feature for Billy Davies' men this term.

The arrival continues to 'Reggae Boyz' influx at the club, with fellow Jamaicans Jermaine Johnson and Deon Burton already at S6.

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Writer: Nick Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday September 20 2007

Time: 3:30PM

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always liked this guy..... the first positive after a million negatives! hurrah
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20/09/2007 15:36:00

Just out of interest how old is this guy? Don't know much about him to be honest.
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20/09/2007 15:42:00

He's 34 Westy...
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20/09/2007 15:46:00

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20/09/2007 16:05:00

Lets hope he brings some much needed stability to our back 4.... Bit old tho?
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20/09/2007 16:06:00

tahts made me smile at least!! he dont take no *****!!!
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20/09/2007 16:17:00

May be getting on but the expierenced player we were looking for and will do a great job for us.
will it ever happen
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20/09/2007 16:17:00

Cant only improve on what we have
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20/09/2007 16:23:00

Can only improve on what we have
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20/09/2007 16:23:00

FINALLY! Now an LB and a DM please Mr Allen......
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20/09/2007 16:23:00

About freaking time. A bit of experience is what we need. Can't be any worse than Bully now can he?! Anyone know what he's actually like?? Touche Placebo. At least it frees Watson to pair up with Whelan again for the meantime. I'm a tiny bit enthusiastic about our chances on Saturday now
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20/09/2007 17:21:00

Cheers NicNac. Ok so hopefully he'll do a job then! Only problem is that its only till the end of October. That means we'll probably start sorting it out, he'll go back to Derby and we'll be stuffed again??? Problem is, now 'Mr Allen' has let Laws bring in Johnson, dyu really think he's gonna sanction any more loans?? He probably thinks he's 'done his bit' now!!
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20/09/2007 17:21:00

Good signing for you guys.Luckin forward to are match with ya.
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20/09/2007 18:17:00

Lets hope he can keep the young uns on top of their game keep the chins up if they go a goal down
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20/09/2007 19:49:00

Shame about Kavanagh not coming though.
will it ever happen
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20/09/2007 20:15:00

What about Michaels ex team mate Seth he still without a club after Derby released him?
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20/09/2007 20:25:00

the only way is up
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20/09/2007 20:31:00

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