Sunderland appoint new Nordic scout

Sunderland have appointed a new Nordic scout, according to reports.

Wednesday, 6th November 2019, 10:42 am

Lansi-Savo report ex-Aston Villa scout Janne Wilkman has been appointed as part of an ongoing expansion of the network.

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Wilkman left as manager of Mikkelin Palloilijat to take the role, chairman Olli Heinikainen thanked him.

Heinikainen said: “This was known to happen sooner or later. Janne played a crucial role in the club’s first milestone, so there is no way we in the club can stop him from moving forward in his career.”

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