Date: 14th July 2011 at 6:40pm
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Rochdale have rejected an offer from Wednesday for striker Chris O’Grady, according to reports.

The Owls have been linked with the former Leicester City man throughout the summer and Skysports.com is reporting Dale, Wednesday’s npower League 1 rivals, have turned down an initial offer, believed to be £200,000.

O’Grady was a star performer for the Spotland club last season as they just missed out on the play-off spots under former boss Keith Hill.

He only has 12 months left on his contract with the Lancashire club and Dale could well look to cash-in on one of their star players if the right offer comes along.

O’Grady is understood to be high on Gary Megson’s wishlist this summer and Wednesday are expected to return with an improved offer to get their man.