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Albion snap up Scharner

Aug 30th, 2010

West Brom have have made their 9th summer signing prior to the closure of the summer transfer window.

Roberto Di Matteo has acquired the services of former Wigan Athletic utility man Paul Scharner on a two year Bosman free deal.

Scharner is an established player at premiership level and proved his versatility whilst at Wigan by playing in every outfiled position whilst at the club apart from left back.

Roberto Di Matteo told the club's official web site: "He is exactly the type of player we've been looking to bring in because he is a proven Premier League player, having performed consistently well in the top flight for the past four and a half years."

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