Oldham boss Dickov pleased to land Newcastle striker Taylor

Oldham Athletic boss Paul Dickov has welcomed the signing of Newcastle United striker Dan Taylor. Taylor has joined the Latics on a free transfer.

Oldham Athletic boss Paul Dickov has welcomed the signing of Newcastle United striker Dan Taylor.

Taylor has joined the Latics on a free transfer.

Dickov told the club's website: "I watched Daniel play last season and saw the potential he had.

"He was a player we had earmarked for a possible loan this season only to be informed he was being released by Newcastle."

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