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Wednesday, January 31, 2007

News Round Up

Kidderminster have signed striker James Constable from Walsall for an undisclosed fee. The 22 year old, a reported target of Graham Turner, scored nine times in a two month loan spell at Aggborough earlier in the season. Lincoln have signed Nottm Forest defender Nicky Eaden on loan until the end of the season. The veteran has played 17 times for Lincoln already in an earlier loan spell after failing to break into the Forest side after a summer move.

Peterboro will see striker Lloyd Opara return to the club after Burton declined the opportunity to extend his loan. The former Cambridge man has flitted between League and non-league football all his career. The Posh have confirmed a deal bringing Gavin Strachan to the club on a permanent basis until the end of the season after a successful loan.

Cambridge United have confirmed to shareholders that the club is still losing £5,000 a week despite heavy cost-cutting. Morecambe's Craig Stanley is the only ex-Bull named in the latest England National Game XI squad. York rejected a £50,000 offer from Hibernian to take Clayton Donaldson immediately after the striker signed a pre-contract agreement with the Scottish side.

Shrewsbury have signed Boston full back Lee Canoville on loan until the end of the season for a five figure fee with the player out of contract at the end of the season, although Colin Cryan has joined until the end of the season from Lincoln. Brad Maylett's proposed move to Chester has fallen through. Bristol Rovers' loan signing Stuart Nicholson is unlikely to make a permanent move to the Memorial Ground after West Brom gave the player a new 18 month contract.

Grimsby have signed defender Matt Bloomer from Cambridge on a free transfer after negotiating his release from the U's. It will be his third spell with the Mariners. Chester have signed midfielder Alex Meechan from Forest Green after FGR released their long serving player to move back to his Liverpool home. The club have also received a second bid from Darlington for striker Gregg Blundell.

Accrington have signed Bolton keeper Przemyslaw Kazmierzak on loan for a month. He replaces Rob Elliott, who has returned to Charlton. Torquay have sold sought after forward Jamie Ward to Chesterfield for an undisclosed fee.