Sunderland midfielder Jeremain Lens has been called into the Holland squad for Sunday's Euro 2016 qualifier against Turkey, the Barclays Premier League club have announced.
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Sunderland boss Dick Advocaat has confirmed injured duo Adam Johnson and Jordi Gomez are both close to making a return to training.
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Sunderland were reportedly interested in striker Moussa Sow but he instead left Fenerbache for UAE side Al Ahli.
Winger Adam Johnson will return to training next week after recovering from a shoulder injury that has ruled him out of Sunderland's last three games.
Scottish giants Celtic made a late attempt to sign Sunderland striker Steven Fletcher on transfer deadline day according to reports.
Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe believes the club's summer signings will help them achieve "something special" this season.