Norwich boss Chris Hughton is poised to strengthen his squad further with the capture of Sunderland defender Michael Turner.

Press Association Sport understands the 28-year-old headed for East Anglia after the two clubs agreed terms on a deal.

Turner, who arrived at the Stadium of Light from Hull during the summer of 2009, appears to be surplus to requirements on Wearside following the capture of free agent Carlos Cuellar and Titus Bramble's return to contention.

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