Oyeleke joins Cobblers on loan

Brentford midfielder Emmanuel Oyeleke has joined Northampton on a month-long loan deal.

Last Updated: 28/01/13 at 15:25

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Emmanuel Oyeleke: Could make his debut on Tuesday

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Oyeleke, who can also play at full-back, had spells at the academies of both Chelsea and QPR before joining the Bees and has made two first-team appearances for the Griffin Park club.

The 20-year-old will be added to the Northampton squad for their trip to Gillingham on Tuesday night.

Cobblers boss Aidy Boothroyd said: "I have watched Manny play a number of times and he will add to our squad.

"He is a strong, athletic, combative midfield player who can play anywhere across the midfield or at full-back.

"He is here to challenge for a first-team place and to gain experience. I think we can help Manny and I know he can help us."

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