Jack Rodwell became the clubâs fifth summer signing on Tuesday when he made the move from Manchester City, following Jordi Gomez, Billy Jones, Patrick van Aanholt and Costel Pantilimon to the Stadium of Light.
âI think from now until the start of the season there will be a big change again - outgoings and ingoings I would imagine,â he told the Sunderland Echo.
âBut as long as we can keep the basics of what we want to do as a team, I donât think weâll have any problems.
âThereâs been a lot of talk about different players. Weâll have to see who else arrives, but the players who are already here have fitted in quickly.
âI think to be honest, the only reason players donât settle in too quickly is when they canât speak the language. Youâre a long way away from home and canât understand what is going on.
âWhen you can speak English, itâs pretty simple these days. The banter is usually the same and everyone gets on.â
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