Disappointing news that the club have cut short Francesco Coco's week long trial at the club, with Stuart Pearce saying:
"He had a couple of days with us, but we did not want
to waste his time, because I know he was trying to get a club sorted out after
being out of the picture at Inter, we did not feel as if it was right, but we
wish him all the best and if anyone phones me I'll give him a glowing
A shame this one as I thought he would be ideal as an attacking full-back and Stephen Jordan again didn't convince in that role. Perhaps Distin will see an extended run in that position with a back three of Richards-Dunne-Onouha?