Sunderland have signed Kyrgiakos on loan

Sunderland have signed defender Sotirios Kyrgiakos on loan from VfL Wolfsburg until the end of the season. Martin O'Neill's, coach of the British team stated that "Sotirios offers a real physical presence, coupled with a wealth of experience, which will be an undoubted benefit to us. I'm delighted to welcome him to the club and I'm sure he is looking forward to the challenge of returning to the Premier League."