Cardiff City have announced an imminent cash injection of pounds 750,000 from Celtic Leisure (Cymru) plc - the owners of ice hockey's Superleague leaders, Cardiff Devils.
Brian Horton, the Huddersfield manager, hopes to sign Jason Bowen, the Birmingham City winger, for pounds 800,000.
The Cambridge United defender Jody Craddock is set to join Oxford United in a pounds 400,000 deal.
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REPUBLIC OF IRELAND SQUAD (Friendly v Wales, Cardiff Arms Park, 11 February): A Kelly (Sheffield Utd), Given (Blackburn); Irwin (Manchester Utd), Babb (Liverpool), McGrath (Derby), Phelan (Everton), Kenna (Blackburn), Breen (Birmingham), Cunningham (Wimbledon), G Kelly (Leeds), Staunton (Aston Villa), Keane (Manchester Utd), Kennedy (Liverpool), McLoughlin (Portsmouth), McAteer (Liverpool), Sheridan (Bolton), Cascarino (Nancy), Moore (Middlesbrough), Connolly (Watford), D Kelly (Sunderland).Reuse content