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Maybury Moves To St Johnstone

Alan Maybury has left Colchester United in a return to Scotland, signing for St. Johnstone until the end of the season.

The 32-year-old former Leeds, Leicester, Hearts and Aberdeen
defender spent nearly a year without a game at the club and was largely preferred only under former club boss and now Norwich manager, Paul Lambert.

Lambert signed the experienced player on a free eighteen months ago but since then Colchester have seen Aidy Boothroyd come and go to Coventry, meanwhile leaving Maybury languishing as a sometimes third or fourth option as fight full back.

John Ward, current boss, praised the player`s professionalism before allowing him to leave with good grace this week.

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Writer: Matt_Us Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday August 20 2010

Time: 10:17AM

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Good news - happy for the club and the player!
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20/08/2010 15:31:00

Was probably on a fair wage so at least it frees some money up for a new signing or two before the window closes
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20/08/2010 20:40:00

Indeed, good luck Alan. Good deal for all involved!
StevieG Col U
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23/08/2010 09:29:00

Just happy for both sides as it saves us money and gets Maybury games!
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