Last updated : 29 December 2004 By editor

"We are delighted we were able to get Jonathan. He is very highly rated at Manchester United and it is an opportunity to bring him into the club," said Hughes.

"He may get more opportunities now at first-team level which would be good for us. He has come in primarily as cover, because we have not got any cover at all at right-back, but he has versatility and can play right across the backline so it is a good addition.''