New Sunderland signing Alfred N'Diaye is eager to kickoff his Premier League career.

The midfielder has joined Sunderland from Bursaspor on a three and a half year deal and couldn't his excitement.

N'Diaye told SAFC TV: "I am very happy to sign for Sunderland and get the chance to play in the Premier League; it was my dream when I was young and I'm so happy to be here.

"I watch the Barclays Premier League all of the time. I looked at Sunderland many times - it's the best league in the world."