Sunderland sign Ola Toivonen from Ligue 1 outfit Rennes

Sunderland have completed the signing of Ola Toivonen from Ligue 1 club Rennes on a season-long loan deal.

The 29-year-old attacking midfielder has joined the Black Cats on a season-long loan from the French side to reunite with former Dutch boss Dick Advocaat, who was in charge during his time at PSV Eindhoven.