Hearts confirm McLeod loan plans

23 December 2009 10:34
Former England Under-21 international McLeod had been due to fly to Edinburgh on Tuesday to meet Laszlo and train with the squad.[LNB]The freezing weather conditions forced a postponement and the 25-year-old is now due at Hearts next week.[LNB]"At the moment, I think everybody knows that I am very interested in a player who will next week be here and I hope we can have an agreement between the clubs to take on loan.[LNB]"Next week, Monday, the guy is here and he has also the interest to come to us; we have also the interest from me to meet the guy.[LNB]"I've seen the player a few times and now is the possibility to meet him personally and get him in training and he accepted this.[LNB]"Now I would like to test him.[LNB]"For me, it's very important that now a lot of players have an interest in coming to this club and to work with us."[LNB]Laszlo missed out on signing McLeod in the summer after Hearts and Charlton failed to agree on a transfer fee.[LNB]Laszlo added: "This guy has international experience. He played for England Under-21.[LNB]"He is a scorer - and he has a Scottish name!"[LNB][LNB][LNB]

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