Official: Sunderland signs Coates from Liverpool on season-long loan

The defender will join Sunderland on a season-long loan deal.
Sunderland has completed the signing of Liverpool center back Sebastian Coates on a season-long loan.

The 23-year-old is Gus Poyet's eighth signing this summer.

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Having joined the Reds in 2011, the youngster has been unable to break through into Brendan Rodgers's first team and was sent back to former club Nacional on loan last term.