Steven Fletcher signs for Marseille on loan

Pic: Marseille twitter account

Pic: Marseille twitter account

Sunderland and Scotland international Steven Fletcher has joined French side Olympique Marseille until the end of the season.

The 28-year-old, whose contract with the Premiership side will end this summer, could make his debut for the Ligue One side in Tuesday’s league game against Montpellier.

Since joining Sunderland from Wolverhampton Wanderers in 2012, the striker has scored 23 goals in 108 appearances.

His final game for the North East side was in the 3-1 defeat to Arsenal on the 9th January.


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Andy Muirhead is the Editor of Scotzine and the Scottish Football fanzine FITBA. He is the Scottish Football columnist for The Morning Star and has written for a number of other publications including ESPN, Huffington Post UK, BT Life's a Pitch and has had his work featured in the Daily Record, The Scotsman and the Daily Mail.

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