Former Everton midfielder Steven Pienaar has joined Sunderland on a one-year deal, the Black Cats have confirmed.
The 34-year-old South African, who played under manager David Moyes at Goodison Park, has signed after a successful trial on Wearside.
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He is likely to go straight into the squad for Sunday’s Premier League derby clash with Middlesbrough.
However, Lee Cattermole will not be involved after undergoing surgery to repair a double hernia, and he could be sidelined for up to six weeks.