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Brown recovering slowly but surely

March 21, 2013
By Kristan Heneage
Sunderland defender Wes Brown will not be rushed back into first-team action after having completed a development squad game, according to manager Martin O'Neill.

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Brown, 33, has endured an injury-plagued 18 months on Wearside since joining the club from Manchester United along with John O'Shea in July 2011.

Restricted to less than two dozen appearances for the Black Cats, the former England international, who has not played ...

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