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Oakes Verbally Agrees To Sign

Oakes Verbally Agrees To Sign

Andy Oakes is expected to sign a 1-year contract with Swansea City after verbally agreeing a deal.

The 29 year-old has been on trial at the Liberty Stadium for the past few weeks and was involved in Tuesday's friendly at Carmarthen.

The shot-stopper played 30 times for Walsall last season before being released.

He joined the League 2 side from Derby, who paid Hull £460,000 for him 7 years ago. Whilst at Derby he had loan spells at Bolton and Port Vale.

Jackett has been in search for a new keeper after releasing Brian Murphy in May and hopefully he'll provide adequate competition for current No.1 Willy Gueret.

Lets hope the club announce this signing properly then, with a medical and everything else legit!


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Writer:VitalSwansea
Date:Friday July 21 2006
Time: 9:41PM

Comments

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Oakes looks half decent, if he does well this season KJ might give him another contract. Just remember he is a supplie like brian murphy so i guess he won't play as many games as guret does now.
swanzboichris
21/07/2006 21:54:00
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looks to be a good signing.
red_gilly
21/07/2006 23:44:00
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Hope he's a good keeper but lets hope there is no messups in this transfer!!
Jackman2006
22/07/2006 00:40:00
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lets just hope to transfer goes well for us this time! good luck :D
s_c_f_c
22/07/2006 09:26:00
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Good Luck for the up and coming season COYS
North Devon Spurs
23/07/2006 10:01:00
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i aint seen much of him..bu sure he can do the job
swanz_gal_05
25/07/2006 16:49:00
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