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O'Neill: Mangane deal close

Sunderland are confident of signing Senegal international Kader Mangane on loan for the remainder of the season.

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Kader Mangane: Poised to join Sunderland on loan for the remainder of the season

Kader Mangane: Poised to join Sunderland on loan for the remainder of the season

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Black Cats manager Martin O'Neill confirmed that the defender is heading for Wearside in the hope of clinching a loan deal.

O'Neill said: "I'm hoping that he's making his way over at this minute.

"I'm not sure that anything has been absolutely and utterly completed, but it would be a loan until the end of the season.

"Of course, we have a number of positions we would like to try to fill between now and the end of January, and I'm hoping something might materialise.

"But there's a long bit of distance to go yet."

Mangane joined Saudi Arabian side Al Hilal from Rennes last summer, but now looks set to make the move to the Premier League.

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