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Wilson relishing Anfield challenge

27 Jul 2010 17:44:00

Wilson relishing Anfield challenge

iverpool's new teenage defender Danny Wilson is looking forward to trying to establish himself in Roy Hodgson's first-team plans. The 18-year-old centre-back signed last week from Rangers for an initial fee of £2million in a deal which could rise to £5million. "Since I have come to the club everyone has been so positive with me," he said. "It is exciting for me to come to a club this size and now I just want to get on with it. "I just want to do the best I can. I have not set myself targets as a player. "If I'm selected for games then great but if not then I'll work a bit harder. Other than that I am just looking to get a good start." Hodgson felt the club had signed a player who was destined for a great future. "In Danny I think we have acquired the services of one of the brightest prospects in Scottish football," said the 62-year-old. Fellow new signing Milan Jovanovic is also looking to take his game to the next level. "This is a big step in my career," said the Serbia international, who moved from Standard Liege on a free transfer. "I cannot explain all my feelings but I am looking to the future and I will try to bring something to Liverpool."


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