Date: 31st July 2009 at 10:17am
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Wednesday boss Brian Laws has revealed he’s happy with the Owls’ current selection of strikers, and that he won’t be adding anymore firepower to his squad just yet.

The Owls boss was expected to add a new forward to bolster his squad before the start of the new Championship campaign, after trying and failing with Freddie Sears and also being linked with Everton’s Victor Anichebe.

But Laws has been happy with the way his four recognised strikers have performed over the pre-season so far, and is keeping faith in them to find the goals to shoot the Owls to success this season.

‘With the squad that we’ve now got, we’ve got cover in every position, and we’ve got all four strikers fit. The midfield and defence are also looking good,’ he told the Sheffield Star.

‘I haven’t the mind to take a gamble on a loan player just to bring in a body.’

Akpo Sodje, Francis Jeffers, Marcus Tudgay and Leon Clarke have all found the back of the net in friendly matches over the summer.

And Laws will only add a new face to the attack should Wednesday lose any of their four frontmen to injury or poor form.