Holloway makes Best signing
By Mark Buckingham
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
QPR have brought in Southampton teenager Leon Best on a month's loan.Queens Park Rangers have brought in Southampton teenager Leon Best on a month's loan.
Best has made five appearances for Saints this season but new manager Harry Redknapp has shipped out the striker to gain greater experience.
His R's counterpart Ian Holloway had been anxious to add a loan forward to his ranks before Saturday's Championship tussle at Reading.
Holloway will have Best's services for the next month although, at this stage, Saints are not looking to extend that period.
The 18-year-old is likely to return to St Mary's to feature in the next round of the FA Youth Cup in January but Redknapp hopes Best enjoys his stint at Loftus Road.
"Leon is a good young player but he is still only 18 so it would be a great experience for him to have a run in their first team," Redknapp told the club's official website.
"I think if I can get a few of our young players out and playing that is all important and certainly much better than playing reserve football."
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