Ex-West Brom striker Hughes joins Eriksson's Notts County

Former West Brom star Lee Hughes has become the first signing of Sven Goran Eriksson's reign at Notts County.

Former West Brom star Lee Hughes has become the first signing of Sven Goran Eriksson's reign at Notts County.

Hughes, 33, confessed: "Sven coming here is great for the club and the fans and, hopefully, he'll get the team going.

"People will expect a lot from us and the players have to step up. Hopefully, Sven will bring players in with ability.

"He's going to find a few of the grounds a bit strange but I think he will enjoy the challenge."

Eriksson is now chasing Sheffield United forward Billy Sharp.

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