Sunderland manager David Moyes defends striker signing: He will prove his doubters wrong
The injury-prone Nigerian international has made just one substitute appearance since joining as a free agent last month.
He picked up another groin injury playing the final four minutes of the 3-2 defeat to Crystal Palace a fortnight ago.
“We’ve brought him in and given him a chance to prove himself”
David Moyes The 28-year-old hasn’t started a game for more than eight months, and hopes to return for next Saturday’s trip to Stoke, where the former West Brom forward will go in search of his first goal since May, 2015.
Moyes worked with Anichebe at Everton, and has backed him to come good to... read more
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