Sunderland manager Martin O'Neill has made it clear that Stephane Sessegnon is happy at the club.

Reports all season have suggested that the Benin international is keen to move on but O'Neill insists that the former Paris Saint-Germain ace is content at the Stadium of Light.

"Sess has been playing brilliantly," O'Neill told The Journal.

"I have read he's unhappy the whole time, but he couldn't be happier, believe it or not. I don't think he can play like that if he's unhappy.

"He's in great form and I'm sure I won't stop the speculation no matter what I try. We want to keep him at the football club because he's been pretty brilliant."

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