Orient sign Sunderland's Liddle

05 August 2010 03:15
Leyton Orient have completed the signing of left-back Michael Liddle on a youth loan from Sunderland.The 21-year-old's stay at Brisbane Road could potentially run until 24 December but either club can cancel the loan at any point after the first month. [LNB]Liddle has made only one senior appearance for the Black Cats but played 23 times during a loan spell at Carlisle two seasons ago. [LNB]He will provide cover for injured O's full-back Charlie Daniels. [LNB]Daniels is expected to miss the first few games of the season with a knee problem. [LNB]Orient boss Russell Slade told the club website: "I'm really pleased to have brought in a left-back in time for the start of the season. [LNB]"We know Charlie will be out for a few weeks, so it was important to sign a left-back and I'm sure Michael will do well for us."

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