Yorkshire news Sheffield Wednesday confirm the signing of winger Andre Green MetiNews.Com
MetiNews.Com - The Owls have completed their first piece of business of the January transfer window, bringing in the 22-year-old on a free transfer to bolster their options in the wide positions
Breaking News ! Managerless Sheffield Wednesday have completed the signing of free agent Andre Green. The former Aston Villa youngster has penned an 18-month contract, becoming the Owls' first signing of the January transfer window. Long-time Wednesday target Green had been without a club since leaving Villa Park after his contract expired six months ago in July 2020. The 22-year-old, who made 48 first-team appearances for Villa under four different managers, spent time in the Championship at Preston North End and Charlton Athletic last season. His last competitive outing came in July against Leeds United for Lee Bowyer's Addicks, who failed to avoid relegation to League One. Read More Related Articles Sheffield Wednesday fans react to impending signing of ex-Aston Villa wide man Andre Green Read More Related Articles How low-risk Sheffield Wednesday signing Andre Green could prove a shrewd piece of business Green, a boyhood Villa fan, was part of Dean Smith's promotion campaign after he was recalled from his loan stint at Portsmouth in January 2019.
. Yorkshire Live understands Green, a quick, direct player, has been on the Owls' radar since his Villa departure. His arrival will increase competition for places in the wide areas. Wednesday, who have been without a manager since Tony Pulis' sacking last month, have postponed their next two Championship fixtures against Coventry and Wycombe Wanderers because of positive Covid-19 tests. They are scheduled to return to action away to Premier League Everton in the FA Cup a week on Saturday.
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