Sunderland Midfielder Blew His Lines
Alfred N'Diaye didn't set the world alight at Reading, but the boss says he will grow into the job.
The 22-year-old squandered a late opportunity to win the game at Reading ... and Martin O'Neill was spitting blood.
Martin O'Neill: "He's learning the game.
"He's making runs at this moment, sometimes I feel he goes a bit early, but overall I think he'll do really well for us once he's settled down.
"I think he's trying to do everything for us at this minute, but he'll be fine.
"He's a strong lad, he wants to do well, he's disappointed for himself.
"He should have done better with the chance he had, it was a decent chance, and the lead-up to it was impressive with Adam Johnson."
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