Bristol City swoop for Maierhofer

15 March 2010 06:52
Bristol City have signed Austria international striker Stefan Maierhofer on a 28-day emergency loan from Premier League side Wolves.The 27-year-old trades places with Chris Iwelumo, who has returned to Molineux after a month-long loan spell at Ashton Gate. [LNB]Maierhofer joined Wolves from Rapid Vienna in the summer but has made just two starts. [LNB]He goes straight into City's squad for Tuesday's trip to Plymouth. [LNB]Robins boss Gary Johnson told the club website: "We knew signing Stefan was an option available to us if Chris Iwelumo decided to return to Wolves. [LNB]"He comes highly recommended by Mick McCarthy and is a different type of player to that we already have in the squad."

Source: BBC_Sport