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O'Neill: Injury frustration tough for Brown

February 20, 2013
By Kristan Heneage
Sunderland manager Martin O'Neill has described Wes Brown's year-long battle to return to fitness as "really tough" for the former Manchester United player.

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Brown, 33, joined the Black Cats in 2011 after spending over a decade at Old Trafford, but a series of injuries has restricted him to only 20 appearances in almost three years.

And O'Neill told the Sunderland Echo: "It has been really tough for Wes, a real challenge. ...

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