Latics sign striker Stead

Date published: 01 February 2014

LATICS have signed striker Jon Stead on a month's loan from Huddersfield Town and he goes straight into the squad for today's game at Swindon - weather permitting. The 30-year front man has made a dozen appearances for the Championship side this season, scoring once. He has also had spells at Blackburn, Sunderland, Derby, Sheffield United, Ipswich, Bristol City and Coventry.