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On-loan striker extends Brunton Park spell

Joe Garner has extended his loan spell for another month Photo: PA

Striker Joe Garner has extended his loan spell at Carlisle Untied for a further month.

The 24-year-old, on loan from Championship side Watford, has already completed a month-long loan deal at Brunton Park and decided to entend his stay.

Speaking on Carlisle United's official website, Garner said: "I'm enjoying it here and I'm pleased that we've been able to sort this out.

"When we're on our game we play some really good stuff and it's fantastic for me to be involved.

Blues boss Greg Abbot told www.carlisleunited.co.uk: "The good thing about this one is that Joe was keen to stay and we were keen to keep him here.

"He's a really hard worker and he has come to is with an excellent attitude and a desire to play the game. Hopefully he'll continue to improve and, if he does, we think he'll be doing a real job for us."

Garner has netted one goal in five appearances for Carlisle so far this season.

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