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Owls Track Former Leeds Man

Wednesday are tracking former Leeds United and Chelsea midfielder Jody Morris to bolster their midfield according to reports in the weekend papers.

The 28-year-old, who has attracted attention for his off the field antics as much as his on the pitch capabilities, is a free agent after failing to find a club since leaving Millwall in the summer.

And the News Of The World is reporting that Owls boss Brian Laws is one of a number of managers looking at the possibility of bringing the midfielder to S6 to bolster their midfield following the departure of Graham Kavanagh to Sunderland following his loan spell.

Laws could also be looking to add competition for places in the middle of the park should star man Glenn Whelan leave for pastures new in the January transfer window, with a number of clubs already been linked with the Irishman.

Morris started his career as the 'next best thing' with Chelsea before joining Leeds on a free transfer in 2003, making just eleven league starts before moving on to Rotherham and then Millwall.

It's thought that the Fulham-born midfielder is also being tracked by Luton Town and MK Dons as he looks to get his career back on track.

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Writer: Nick Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday November 5 2007

Time: 9:00AM

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Please say it ain't so!
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05/11/2007 09:20:00

worth a look giv him a trial
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05/11/2007 11:24:00

Wouldn't touch him with a bargepole!
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05/11/2007 12:06:00

He isn't worthy to clean off Glenn Whelan's smegma.
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05/11/2007 12:46:00

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05/11/2007 13:51:00

We only can pry it's not true, but we should know wednesday by now!!!
will it ever happen
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05/11/2007 13:57:00

yep but whelan may leave in january if somebody may offer 1million and if he hasnt signed a contract you have to look else were. so u just dont know
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05/11/2007 14:24:00

All for looking elsewhere Mick but not at this bloke.
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05/11/2007 15:05:00

by christ...... linked to another lower league cast off! never!! i dontr beleive wednesday could stoop so low as to look at a player who cant get into a team a league below....... poppycock
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05/11/2007 16:25:00

Yes but if Whelan does leave we have a replacement at the club in Folly!!
will it ever happen
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05/11/2007 18:47:00

He's worth a look isn't he? Was good a few years back for Chelsea!
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05/11/2007 19:32:00

ill pass
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05/11/2007 19:46:00

reason = fatty
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05/11/2007 19:46:00

Whats wrong with fatty's?
will it ever happen
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05/11/2007 20:53:00

Usually I'd say give the bloke a chance despite his off the field record, but this is JODY MORRIS - no! Just, no...
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05/11/2007 23:07:00

SuperOwls did you ever see him play for Chelsea? I would never have described him as good.......
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06/11/2007 00:40:00

well everybody seems against it. just thought he mite be worth a look. but he has got a girls 1st name enough said
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06/11/2007 00:44:00

Off the field problems aswell, big risk!
will it ever happen
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06/11/2007 08:16:00

ugly *****er aswell
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06/11/2007 10:11:00

Placebo - yes I did see him play and thought he was decent. Maybe I had my rose tinted specs on as looked out for him from him being a kid - did anyone see that series on Chelsea youth team years back? I just don't think we can rule him out - if we lose Whelan in Jan think we need back up. If he's not got a club he can't be too picky on wages either.
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06/11/2007 14:28:00

i am with you superowls just thought he was worth alook
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08/11/2007 11:49:00


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