Sunderland winger Elmohamady joins Hull City on season-long loan

The Egypt international will join up with former Black Cats manager Steve Bruce at the KC Stadium after being deemed surplus to requirements at the Stadium of Light

Sunderland have confirmed winger Ahmed Elmohamady has joined Hull City on loan until the end of the season.

The Egyptian midfielder will link up with former Black Cats boss Steve Bruce at the KC Stadium as he looks to strengthen his squad for their Championship campaign.

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It is believed that the deal will include a recall clause that could see the midfielder return to Wearside in January if required.

Elmohamady, joined Sunderland on-loan from ENPPI in 2010 before making the switch permanent in 2011 for a fee in the region of £2 million.

The 24-year-old has made 60 appearances for the Wearsiders during his two seasons at the club and has scored one goal, netting against West Brom in the last campaign.