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Stoke confirm Carew loan signing

January 21, 2011
Stoke have completed the signing of Aston Villa's Norwegian striker John Carew on loan until the end of the season.

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Carew, 31, has struggled to assert himself on the first-team under Gerard Houllier, with whom he has enjoyed a frosty relationship.

And the £18 million arrival of Darren Bent at Villa Park on Tuesday finally facilitated Carew's departure, initially on a short-term ...

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