Ipswich take United youngster

Manchester United defender Reece Brown has been loaned to Ipswich for the rest of the season.

Last Updated: 25/02/13 at 14:24 Post Comment

Reece Brown: Manchester United youngster has joined Ipswich on loan

Reece Brown: Manchester United youngster has joined Ipswich on loan

The 21-year-old, who is the younger brother of Sunderland defender and former United player Wes, has already had a temporary spell at Coventry this season.

Brown has also been loaned out to Oldham, Bradford and Doncaster in the past.

But he will now concentrate on helping Mick McCarthy's side move away from the Championship relegation zone, while also earning valuable first team experience at Portman Road.

"This is a big challenge for me and I'm excited to be signing for Ipswich," Brown told his new club's official website.

"It's a big club with great facilities and I'm looking forward to meeting all the lads and getting started.

"I've played here once before - in an U15 Academy showcase game for United - so it's nice to be back here again and I'm ready to try and prove myself at Ipswich.

"I'm still only 21 and getting experience at a Championship club like Ipswich is good for me and it's all part of my education."

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put Ince in my fantasy football team, so it's no surprise at all really. I do that to players. Also responsible for De Jong and Upson being injured. Think I'll transfer in Di Maria just to ruin United....

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ovren? £20m always seemed a touch on the expensive side, but I wasn't expecting him to be quite such a waste of money

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alf of our players have the physical presence of a 14 year old girl. I don't know why people are always shocked that they're injured.

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