Liverpool striker Fabio Borini has joined Sunderland on a season-long loan.

The 22-year old Italian will spend the 2013/14 campaign at the Stadium of Light playing udner fellow countryman Paolo Di Canio.

Borini joined Liverpool from AS Roma in July 2012 and has made 20 appearances, scoring two goals. He becomes Sunderland's 13th summer signing.

 Click here to reach the No1 destination for hard news and exciting gossip on Sunderland