Date: 25th November 2010 at 1:50pm
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The Clarets have completed the loan signing of 18-year-old Manchester City striker John Guidetti who will now be at Turf Moor at least until January 3.

Brian Laws speaking about his new signing said:

‘We noticed him against our reserves when we had a very strong side out..

‘He did very well and scored a hat-trick against us and ran our centre-halves all over the place.

‘Since then we’ve been keeping very close tabs on him.

‘He’s only a young boy but he’s got a man’s body and a mental strength.

‘We wanted to get him on loan to get a good close look at him and see if he could bring something else to us.’

Guidetti will wear the number 20 shirt during his initial stay with the Clarets.

You can read more about Guidetti,who was signed by former City manager Sven Goran Eriksson by clicking our earlier article:

Rumour Mill-A Travel Guidetti to Burnley?


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