Huddersfield Town seal James Vaughan deal

Huddersfield seal Vaughan deal
© PA Photos
Huddersfield Town complete the signing of Norwich striker James Vaughan on a season-long loan.

Huddersfield Town have completed the signing of Norwich City striker James Vaughan on a season-long loan.

Vaughan joined the Canaries last summer, but fell down the pecking order at Carrow Road due to a number of injuries.

Manager Chris Hughton was eager for the ex-Everton man to play first-team football, and his Huddersfield counterpart, Simon Grayson, was happy to give him the chance.

"He is a different type of striker to the ones we currently have and crucially he has plenty of pace," said Grayson.

"He is a determined character with a high work-rate and he is a player with something to prove.He has had some problems with injuries in the past but he has had a good pre-season behind him and comes to us fully fit.

"We have agreed a sensible deal with Norwich to protect us and I look forward to working with James over the coming months."

Vaughan remains the youngest goalscorer in Premier League history for scoring for Everton against Crystal Palace in 2005, aged just 16 years and 271 days.

James Vaughan
Read Next:
Vaughan nearing Huddersfield move
>
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Wolverhampton WanderersWolves28195450222862
2Derby CountyDerby28158544232153
3Cardiff CityCardiff28156740251551
4Aston Villa28148642251750
5Bristol City2813964032848
6Sheffield UnitedSheff Utd281441042321046
7Fulham28129746341245
8Middlesbrough281351038271144
9Brentford28111074235743
10Leeds UnitedLeeds28134114033743
11Preston North EndPreston28101263228442
12Ipswich TownIpswich28124124140140
13Norwich CityNorwich28107112833-537
14Nottingham ForestNott'm Forest28112153543-835
15Millwall28810103333034
16Queens Park RangersQPR2889113140-933
17Sheffield WednesdaySheff Weds28711103034-432
18Reading2878133036-629
19Barnsley2869132840-1227
20Bolton WanderersBolton2868142646-2026
21Hull City28510133945-625
22Sunderland28510133047-1725
23Birmingham CityBirmingham2866161639-2324
24Burton Albion2866162152-3124
Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in with Facebook to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
LIVE SCORES VIDEPRINTER
expand