SAFC sign Swansea midfielder

South Korea international Ki Sung-Yeung has completed a season loan deal at Sunderland.

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Who is new Sunderland midfielder Ki Sung-Yeung?

Sources report that Paolo Di Canio intends to strengthen Sunderland's central midfield with the South Korea international Ki Sung-Yeung.

  • The midfielder started his career at FC Seoul
  • January 2010: Ki moved to Europe to join Celtic, winning the Scottish Cup and the league
  • August 2012: Swansea City bought him for a club record of £5.5m
  • August 2013: Sunderland reportedly secure him on a season-long loan

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Sunderland to sign Swansea midfielder Ki Sung-Yeung

South Korea international Ki Sung-Yeung is due to become Paolo Di Canio's 11th summer signing on a season-long loan to Sunderland from Swansea.

Ki Sung-Yeung would be Paolo Di Canio's 11th summer signing Credit: Nick Potts/PA Wire/Press Association Images

The Press Association is reporting that he travelled to Wearside on Friday to take a medical on Saturday morning.

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