Sunderland striker Wickham cleared of serious knee damage

Sunderland striker Connor Wickham has been cleared of serious injury after his knee scare on the weekend. A statement released via the club's official website read:

Sunderland striker Connor Wickham has been cleared of serious injury after his knee scare on the weekend.

A statement released via the club's official website read:

"Sunderland have announced that further investigations have shown that Connor Wickham has not suffered any serious damage to his knee.

"The player has embarked on a rehabilitation programme as he recovers from the injury.

"Wickham left the field at Old Trafford after just 90 seconds on Saturday and underwent scans on Monday."

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