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U's Sign McLeod

U's Sign McLeod

Colchester United today completed the signing of Kevin McLeod from League 1 side Swansea City.

The U's are expected to pay nothing for the midfielder, however it is understood that they will takeover the remainder of his two-year contract

The ex-Everton and QPR man had a torrid time in South Wales, making just 7 appearances after signing from QPR for £250,0000 in 2003.

Things did however improve for him the following season, making 25 appearances and scoring seven goals only to fall out with Manager Kenny Jackett.

An ankle injury later limited his appearances and he was told he can leave after the swans were defeated in the 2005-2006 play off final.

SOURCE: WWW.CU-FC.COM


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Date:Wednesday August 30 2006
Time: 7:15PM

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Great signing for you well done
BisphamTangerine
01/09/2006 00:46:00
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he did allright for us but did not play to his potential. He had many fights with the players and was found drunk before 1 game. If you ask me if he performes on the pitch he will be a great signing but if not...
swanzboichris
01/09/2006 10:09:00
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Excellent signing...I certainly wish we had got him!
sandgroanun
01/09/2006 14:12:00
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ave him we r still gd enough for promotion by far!!!!!!!!!!!!!
shaun swans fan
07/09/2006 15:08:00
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mcleod's a great player can't believe he's gone :( ... he's going to be missed at swansea .. but good luck macca ! ... you'll always be mr swim away :D !! ... hope he does well for you colchester !!
swanzea_gal
07/09/2006 19:50:00
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