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Murtagh signs in as Woodman checks out

Murtagh signs in as Woodman checks out


Wycombe Wanderers have today signed 21 year-old midfielder Kieran Murtagh on a free transfer, while parting company with left-back Craig Woodman who joins Brentford for an undisclosed fee.


Murtagh arrives at Adams Park on a one-year contract having turned down the offer of a new deal at Yeovil Town where he made 59 first-team appearances for the Glovers after joining them from Fisher Athletic in November 2007.

A product of Charlton Athletic's youth system, Murtagh is described as "attack minded and technically very good," by Wycombe manager Gary Waddock.

Speaking to his club's official website, Waddock added: "If he can reach anywhere near his full potential here, then he'll be a valuable asset to the squad."


Craig Woodman joined Wycombe three years ago from Bristol City and made 131 appearances for the Chairboys in all competitions.

He rarely missed a game and his calm consistency earned him the Players' Player of the year award in both 2008/09 and 09/10.

Woodman joins the Bees on a three-year contract and leaves Adams Park with everyone wishing him well for the future.



The changes to the squad since the end of last season are now as follows:


Players who have left the club

Scott Shearer (Released)
Joe Cobb (Released)
Lewis Hunt (Released)
Luke Oliver (Released)
Lewwis Spence (Released)
Dean Keates (Released)
Kevin McLeod (Released)
George Daly (Released)
Matt Harrold (Released)
Alex Revell (Turned down new contract)
John Mousinho (Turned down new contract)
Tom Heaton (Returned to parent club)
Julian Kelly (Returned to parent club)
Alan Bennett (Returned to parent club)
Craig Woodman (Brentford - Undisclosed fee)


New Players

Nikki Bull (Previously at Brentford)
Dave Winfield (Previously at Aldershot)
Danny Foster (Previously at Brentford)
Ben Strevens (Previously at Brentford)
Kieran Murtagh (Previously at Yeovil)


Existing players under contract next season

Steve Arnold (Signed new contract)
Leon Johnson
Chris Westwood
Lewis Montrose
Stuart Green
Ian Westlake
Matt Bloomfield (Signed new contract)
Kadeem Harris
Matt Phillips
Kevin Betsy (Signed new contract)
Gareth Ainsworth
Stuart Beavon
Jon-Paul Pittman
Dan Fitchett


Player still considering a new contract

Adam Hinshelwood


Youth-team players offered contracts

Matt McClure
Jerome Federico
Sam Belcher







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Writer:Len
Date:Wednesday June 30 2010
Time: 5:30PM

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