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Mido Signs On!

Mido Signs On!

Unsettled Middlesbrough striker Mido has signed for the Latics for the rest of the season on loan and with the imminent departure of Emile Heskey, this seems like a shrewd bit of business by Steve Bruce.

I think Mido personally is a good addition to the squad and although the player has issues, he is a good player and teaming up with Zaki might just prove to be an inspired front line.

With Rodallega set to sign as well, all of a sudden, it seems as if the problems with the front line are a thing of the past but if Mido turns out to be Emile's replacement, I for one am a happy man.






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Writer:Robin
Date:Friday January 23 2009
Time: 4:11PM

Comments

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A good signing I think. He'll get goals, I've no doubt of that.
robin
23/01/2009 16:15:00
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Aren't you guys worried that both of your main strikers are on loan, and one of them (namely Zaki) is unlikely to stay beyond this season? On the other hand, you've got the Palacios and Heskey money...
RussianHammer
23/01/2009 16:55:00
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cautious congratulations!
egyptianfan
23/01/2009 17:00:00
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Steve isn't silly. He'll have a plan.
robin
23/01/2009 17:17:00
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Nice one, been coming since last summer
worbo
23/01/2009 17:21:00
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gd when roddelaga signin
lathamwafc
23/01/2009 18:15:00
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Hesk has joined villa officially, very good business for latics cashing on him and experimenting a potential long time replacement
shomlife
23/01/2009 18:16:00
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From a Fulham fan i just want to say that i feel bad for you guys like us, everytime you get a settled squad some dick like Harry Redknapp comes and steals ur players ! Us weve lost Saha,Van Der Sar, Sean Davis, Stephen Davis, Steve Finnan, Boa Morte, Malbranque and the list goes on. I just think its crap this January transfer window i hope Valencia stays for you i really do!
fulham7
23/01/2009 18:31:00
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2 Zamalek Strikers in Wigan!...Nice!
Wigan_Lover
23/01/2009 19:17:00
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You wont be happy for long .....we were even more happier than you when he first came to boro and scored 2 goals in his first 2 matches for us ,than he *****ed all of us and had an operation on his ass or some kind of organ ,we will see what he can do for you ........
Shiha
23/01/2009 19:40:00
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