Loan Watch


Wins for Knott and Laidler with four loanees in action.

Danny Graham played 90 minutes for Hull City as the Tigers lost 2-0 at Manchester City on Saturday.

Alvaro Negredo and Yaya Toure scored second-half goals for City who moved third in Barclays Premier League, while Hull dropped to 18th.

On Friday, Alfred N’Diaye made his third start for Eskisehirspor as the Red Lightnings held Turkish giants Galatasaray to a 0-0 draw in the Eski┼čehir Ataturk Stadium.

Elsewhere, Billy Knott impressed on his home debut for Wycombe Wanderers as the Chairboys defeated Southend United 2-1 at Adams Park.

Dean Morgan gave the hosts the lead before Steven Craig notched the winner after Freddy Eastwood had equalised for the Shrimpers.

Meanwhile, Jordan Laidler played the opening 45 minutes of Chester’s 2-0 cross-border derby win over Wrexham at the Racecourse Ground.

North Shields-born Laidler provided the cross for Paul Linwood’s opener before Lewis Turner doubled the Blues’ advantage and earned Chester their first win of the season after five straight defeats.