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Sunderland AFC have completed the signings of winger Aiden McGeady from Everton and striker James Vaughan from Bury.
The duo’s arrival at the Stadium of Light takes Simon Grayson’s summer recruitments to four, with Tyias Browning and Brendan Galloway arriving on Wearside last week.
31-year-old McGeady has penned a three-year deal on Wearside, while Vaughan has signed up for two years.
The pair are set to make their home debuts against McGeady’s former club Celtic, who take on the Black Cats on Saturday 29th July, in a showpiece game at the Stadium of Light to mark the 20th anniversary of its opening.
The Newcastle boss had hoped to have much of his recruitment complete before the players returned for pre-season training last week.Read the full story ›
Tyias Browning has been reunited with Simon Grayson after signing a season-long loan deal at the Stadium of Light.
The Everton defender spent the second half of last season at Preston North End.
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