Date: 13th June 2010 at 8:15pm
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JOHN Coleman last week confirmed that the club had agreed a deal to sign a Championship goalkeeper with international experience, but who could it be?

Rumours have been rife in East Lancashire since Coley spilled the beans, with new names cropping up everyday. Of course, Fred’s grandfather’s – best friends – daughters – son, is the reliable source for many, meaning some ridiculous names have come to surface.

Many supporters of our local neighbours Burnley, had thought that the ‘keeper was indeed theirs, with Peruvian International shot stopper Diego Penny set to make the switch.

Penny, signed by former manager Owen Coyle, has only made one competitive appearance in two years, starting on the opening day of the 2008/09 season away at now Clarets manager Brian Laws’ Sheffield Wednesday.

But it is highly unlikely that it is Penny, as the Peruvian would struggle to gain a work permit for even a loan switch, as he has made no further international appearances for his country in the last two years, meaning he would fall underneath the percentage requirement needed to gain the permit.

Other names linked are Leeds United’s Alan Martin, who was with the club on loan during last season, before he was recalled by the Elland Road side to provide back up.

Martin though is thought to be wary of another spell at the Crown Ground though, as he fights to gain the number one shirt with the newly promoted Championship side.

However, a new name has come to light after the national press linked Stanley with a move for Welsh Under 19s International goalkeeper Rhys Wilson, who has just been released from his contract with Swansea City.

The 18-year-old, has played for his country at Under 19 level just the once after only just moving up an age group. The youngster has made a further 10 starts for their Under 17s side.

Time will tell who the mysterious goalkeeper is! Who do you think will make the switch? Have your say below.