Date: 4th January 2016 at 7:10pm
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With the January window upon us, two players have had their loan spells extended and one player returns.

Starting with the extensions, 22 year old winger Lloyd Isgrove has been with Oakwell outfit Barnsley since October, helping them to move clear of the League One drop zone across his eleven games so far and he was voted the man of the match in their recent victory over Blackpool.

His time at the club has been extended until January 23 and he will be hoping that this weekend sees them edge closer to the Johnstone’s Paint Trophy final as they have an area final against Fleetwood Town to get past.

Jason McCarthy has extended his time with Wycombe Wanderers and having joined them bac in October as well, he has helped them rise into the League Two play off spots in his 15 appearances – he’s also scored twice.

They have an FA Cup clash against Aston Villa to contend with this weekend, but more bizarrely he has been showing his versatility on the pitch as apparently he found himself between the goalposts last Saturday against Morecambe after their No 1 was sent off.

The 20 year old’s now expires on February 3 and he could take in six more games between now and then.

Finally, Jack Stephens has been recalled from his loan spell out with Middlesbrough. The 21 year old has only taken in five appearances since he headed to the Riverside Stadium, and four of those were in the Capital One Cup – including a penalty victory over Manchester nited back in October at Old Trafford – but with limited opportunities we want him to have game time so have enacted the recall clause we held on the deal at the turn of the year.

He now comes back into contention for our FA Cup game with Crystal Palace on Saturday.

Manager Ronald Koeman said briefly.

‘Jack is back from Middlesbrough. He wasn’t playing there and then why is he on loan if he doesn’t play? It’s better for him to come back.’

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