Sunderland AFC transfer news RECAP: Cats handed injury boost; latest on pursuit of Championship striker
Phil Parkinson is hoping Sunderland will soon be able to add signing number two following the arrival of Kyle Lafferty on a short-term deal until the end of the season.
Sunderland, who are enjoying a good run of form and are unbeaten in six games, are looking to add more signings before the January window closes with the club back in the promotion race.
Sunderland travel to MK Dons on Saturday.
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