Williams Loan Extension Confirmed
Monday, 31st Mar 2014 20:47
Town have confirmed that Jonny Williams's loan from Crystal Palace has been extended until the end of the Championship season.
The 20-year-old Wales international's initial month with the Blues was up today but the Eagles have agreed to allow Williams to remain at Portman Road, albeit with a 24-hour recall clause.
As long as that recall isn't activated, Williams's spell with the Blues could be extended for a second time into a third month if Town reach the play-offs. Emergency loans are limited to 93 days, which would take Williams beyond the date of the final on Saturday 24th May.
Earlier today, Palace boss Tony Pulis said he would assess the fitness of Marouane Chamakh and Dwight Gayle before making a decision on whether to allow Williams to remain with the Blues.
Williams made four starts and two sub appearances and scored once during a highly successful first month at Town.
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|rosseden added 20:49 - Mar 31|
amazing, well done to all involved......
|LiamCP123 added 20:49 - Mar 31|
IN MICKY I BELIEVE! GET IN THERE TOWN!
SUPER JONNY WILLIAMS!!!!!!!
|smithy91 added 20:50 - Mar 31|
GET IN THERE. We need this little wizard to give us that edge over our rivals!
|kizaitfc added 20:50 - Mar 31|
|tractordownsouth added 20:51 - Mar 31|
Sweet! Six comments within about five minutes just highlights the importance of this!
|mschultz76 added 20:52 - Mar 31|
Come on your Blues. Exciting end to the season just got that extra manic touch
|SohoBlue added 20:53 - Mar 31|
Fantastic news. Now we just need to win five more games I reckon...
|LollITFC added 20:54 - Mar 31|
|NoCanariesAllowed added 20:55 - Mar 31|
Amid the whole 'is he, isn't he' see-saw that it feels like we've been on over these past few days, I didn't genuinely believe this was going to happen. Absolutely delighted.
|wrightyblue added 20:55 - Mar 31|
We can do it now! up the town! And then make him 1st signing in premier league!!!
|pazelle added 20:56 - Mar 31|
|TractorBoy666 added 20:57 - Mar 31|
This was a do or die signing! Very happy with him staying, come on Williams, steer us to the premier league and then sign permanently of course. Just a bit optimistic!
|Suffolk_n_Good added 20:57 - Mar 31|
"We love Tony Puuulis, we love Tony Puuulis, la la la la, la la la la oooo!!!
|JCBLUE added 20:58 - Mar 31|
Great chance of top 6 now, Joniesta style!!
|Crofty added 21:01 - Mar 31|
Bloody brilliant news :)
|PutneyBlue added 21:03 - Mar 31|
OMG That's so brilliant!
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