Sunderland boss Martin O’Neill appoints Hibernian’s Jim Henry as fitness coach

NO TRANSFER PALNS ... Martin O'Neil.
NO TRANSFER PALNS ... Martin O'Neil.

MARTIN O’Neill has made another addition to his back-room team with the arrival of fitness coach Jim Henry.

Henry, who worked with O’Neill at Celtic and Aston Villa, joins from Scottish outfit Hibernian, where he has spent the last 13 months working as the club’s head of performance.

A Hibs statement said: “Hibernian can confirm head of performance Jim Henry has left the club to join Martin O’Neill’s new backroom team at Sunderland with immediate effect.”

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