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AJ on his way to Wigan?

There's little basis for this story but there's a whisper that Andy Johnson could be on his way to Latics.

For me, AJ would be a good signing but the chances of this one coming off are as slim as a pancake. Still, would be good if he did come.

AJ is a really hard worker and has got goals in him and would be a good addition to our squad. He'd be very much like our own Ivanhoe, Emile Heskey.

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Writer: Robin Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday June 22 2008

Time: 2:40PM

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Unlikely but not impossible.
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22/06/2008 14:46:00

If we can recoup the inflated price we paid for him, your welcome to him. Couldn't score in a brothel.
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22/06/2008 15:58:00

I thought during his first season with you lot Mike that he did ok, maybe a change of club would do him a bit of good
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22/06/2008 16:25:00

He scored 12 goals, in 43 appearances in all comps. It was hardly prolific was it. He was only loved because of his brace against the *****e in the 3-0, and a last minute winner vs Arsenal. He was awful this season though, particularly the first half, gradually improved a little. He'll only score 1 goal every 10 chances. He's just not a very good goal scorer. I guess we've been spoilt by the Yak scoring pretty much every chance, but when AJ is one on one with any keeper in the league, I'd back the keeper.
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22/06/2008 16:47:00

If you was to keep Heskey I think Heskeys power and pace along with Johnsons pace would be a good strike force.
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22/06/2008 17:03:00

Would have thought he'd prefer to go South if anywhere
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23/06/2008 09:34:00

What a signing that would be. If he can find the goalscoring form he had at Crystal Palace, and in his early Everton days, you could have a decent signing - alongside Heskey... pretty good!
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23/06/2008 11:02:00


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