Sunderland confident of Cuellar agreement

Sunderland are confident closing a deal for off contract Aston Villa defender Carlos Cuellar.

Sunderland are confident closing a deal for off contract Aston Villa defender Carlos Cuellar.

The Sunday Sun says the Black Cats are understood to have opened talks with Aston Villa centre-back Cuellar.

Spaniard Cuellar was brought to Villa Park from Glasgow Rangers in 2008 by Martin O’Neill, and the fact that they have worked together before should count in Sunderland’s favour.

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