SAFC complete signing of Senegal star Kader Mangane

DEAL ... Sunderland have signed Kader Mangane on loan.
DEAL ... Sunderland have signed Kader Mangane on loan.

SUNDERLAND have completed the signing of Senegal international defender Kader Mangane on loan until the end of the season.

The 29-year old arrives on Wearside from Saudi club Al Hilal and becomes Martin O’Neill’s second January signing, following the arrival French under 21 international Alfred N’Diaye last week.

The Sunderland manager said: “Kader is player who will add to the overall strength of our squad and give us options. He will improve competition for places and we are delighted to welcome him to the club.”

Mangane began his career in his native Senegal before spending six years in Switzerland. He played for Lens and Rennes in the French Ligue One before moving to Saudi Arabia in 2012.