Bristol City sign Wolves' Vokes

05 August 2010 01:51
Bristol City have signed Wales international striker Sam Vokes from Premier League side Wolverhampton Wanderers on a five-month loan.The 20-year-old will go straight into the squad for the match against Millwall after injuries to Nicky Maynard and Danny Haynes. [LNB]"Sam's been a player who's been a thorn in the side of my old team Reading over the years," said boss Steve Coppell [LNB]"He's always looked a handful that's a good criteria." [LNB]Vokes signed for Wolves in 2008 on a four-year deal from Bournemouth. [LNB]He has made 41 league appearances in that time and found the net on six occasions. [LNB]The Hampshire-born forward also had a loan spell at Leeds last season where he made eight starts scoring his only goal against City's local rivals Bristol Rovers.

Source: BBC_Sport