McClean signs new Sunderland deal

Sunderland have announced that winger James McClean has signed a new three-year deal with the club.

The 22-year-old arrived from Derry City last summer, and has become a key player under Martin O'Neill this season.

McClean said he's delighted to commit his future to the Black Cats. He said:

"I'm thrilled to be here. I'm really enjoying my football and to have earned a new contract is a dream. I'm over the moon to see my next three years with Sunderland."

– James McClean, Sunderland AFC

The new deal will keep McClean at the Stadium of Light until the summer of 2015.