Bruce confirms Niko interest

11 August 2011 10:22
Sunderland boss Steve Bruce has confirmed his interest in bringing Tottenham midfielder Niko Kranjcar to the Stadium of Light on loan.[LNB] The Croatian has fallen out of favour with Spurs manager Harry Redknapp, making just two Premier League starts last season. [LNB]Bruce has been highly productive in the transfer market so far this summer, adding 10 new faces to his Black Cats squad. [LNB]And the manager is keen on making another addition in 26-year-old Kranjcar, who he is interested in signing on a loan deal. [LNB]He told the Daily Star: "Bringing someone in on loan remains an option and Kranjcar is a quality player who we are very much aware of." [LNB]Bruce has also been linked with out-of-favour Manchester City forward Craig Bellamy this summer, but it remains to be seen whether a move will materialise.

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