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Leacock Deal Fallen Through

Leacock Deal Fallen Through

Dean Leacock has returned to Fulham after his move to Swansea City has fallen through.

A joint statement from Swansea and Fulham read: 'Dean Leacock's permanent move to Swansea has fallen through after the two clubs and the player failed to agree all the relevant terms of the contract. Dean has now returned to Fulham and rejoined the first team's pre-season preparations.''

Leacock had signed a 3 year contract subject to a medical. There have been strong rumours lately suggesting that the player had failed a medical which meant the deal couldn't go through.

Huw Jenkins said: 'We are very disappointed how things have turned out over the last day or so. But sometimes things happen in football which are out of our control.

'Kenny (Jackett) is very disappointed because Dean was one of his main targets. But I can guarantee the supporters that Kenny is looking to bring in one or two new signing within the next week or so.''


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Writer:VitalSwansea
Date:Thursday July 20 2006
Time: 5:01PM

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:O ... wa a shame
swanz_gal_05
20/07/2006 17:07:00
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this is such a humilation for us come on why would you sign a player who you know will fail a medical or has not agreed terms .HJ another clanger.
sbrjack
20/07/2006 17:18:00
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gutted ... :|
hefyn11
20/07/2006 17:26:00
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What the f*** is going at this club. Heads should roll!!!
Jack69
20/07/2006 17:33:00
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omg! y can't kenny sign some players cause in a minitue were only goin 2 have enough 4 a normal match!! he wants 2 sign a keeper aswell!!{and not Andy Oakes!!}
swanzboichris
20/07/2006 17:40:00
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omg !!.. can we please have just one decient signing that does not go wrong !
swanzea_gal
20/07/2006 17:42:00
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i thought they sed we had signed him wtf is going on lk opened there mouths to soon agen
naythan_swans
20/07/2006 17:48:00
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what is more shocking is that the club has not learnt their lessons with transfer deals.
sbrjack
20/07/2006 17:49:00
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Sounds as if they've tried to do it the quick and easy way, getting the contract signed and forgetting about the medical and just assuming that he's pass it. Sounds very unprofessional.
KevinE
20/07/2006 17:51:00
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Opening our gobs too early again!!! Haven't we leanrnt any lessons yet??
Jackman2006
20/07/2006 18:30:00
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