Wear we go for Mcfad­den

Midweek Sport - - SPORTS -

MARTIN O’NEILL is set to give a Sun­der­land sec­ond chance to

flop James McFad­den. The ex-Scot­land striker failed to this sea­son find the net ear­lier

in an in­jury-wrecked three months Sta­dium of Light, at the

wher e he was was r es­tricted three cameo ap­pear­ances to

off the bench. Free agent McFad­den since is with­out a club

his Sun­der­land deal ex­pired in Jan­uary move to Not­ting­ham af­ter a

For est fell thr ough when Alex McLeish left the City Ground.

But O’Neill could be set to hand former the 29-year-old

Ever­ton favourite a life­line, de­spite Pre­mier League his last

goal ar­riv­ing in May 2010. The Sun­der­land boss landed £5mil­lion Danny Gra­ham for ward

last month, but let Connor Wick­ham and Ji Dong-won leave on loan as Louis well as can­celling

Saha’s con­tract. O’Neill said: “We let James’ sit­u­a­tion trans­fer dead­line. run past the

Events have changed that sit­u­a­tion and I’ll speak to the agent and

see where we stand.”

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