Date: 23rd August 2007 at 12:22pm
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Wednesday boss Brian Laws has taken Athletic Bilbao midfielder Igor Angulo on trial at Middlewood Road as he looks to bolster his squad following the departure of Chris Brunt.

The Owls have already been linked with a move for Derby winger Lee Holmes but official confirmation from the club has revealed the Spanish left-sided midfielder has been on trial at S6 this term.

Laws told the official SWFC website: ‘Igor has come to train with us this week and has looked sharp so far, we will put him in some game situations to see how he gets on and take it from there.’

Angulo comes with a good background in Spanish football after representing Spain at under-21 level but is not thought to be in Bilbao’s plans for the forthcoming Spanish season despite having a year to run on his current deal.

Laws is desperate to add fresh blood to his team after losing the first two league matches and is keen to add before the transfer deadline next week.