Mannone joins Sunderland

Sunderland have confirmed the arrival of Arsenal goalkeeper Vito Mannone.

Mannone joins Sunderland

Sunderland have confirmed the arrival of Arsenal goalkeeper Vito Mannone.

The 25-year-old Italian has moved to the Stadium of Light for an undisclosed fee, understood to be in the region of £2m (€2.3m), and has signed a two-year contract.

He is expected to provide the back-up to Republic of Ireland international Keiren Westwood following Simon Mignolet’s £9m (€10.57) switch to Liverpool.

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