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Crystal Palace sign Connor Wickham from Sunderland

Crystal Palace have completed the signing of Connor Wickham from Sunderland, the club have announced.

How much did Crystal Palace pay for Wickham?

Wickham’s transfer fee for the Palace move was £7m, but could rise to £9m depending on performances

Wickham joined Sunderland from Ipswich in 2011 and scored 15 goals in 91 appearances for the Black Cats. He had penned a fresh four year contract with the Wearsiders last December.

Wickham becomes Palace’s fourth signing of the summer after Alex McCarthy, Yohan Cabaye and Patrick Bamford

List of Noisest fans in the Premier League Sunderland on Top

According to a recent survey done in the months of August and September, Sunderland have the noisest fans in the Premier League. Averaging 129 decibels, fans at the Stadium of Light are almost as loud as an air raid siren (which are at 130 decibels).

The results are somewhat surprising because Sunderland’s ground is not the biggest one by capacity in the Premiership, smaller than the likes of Man Utd and Arsenal.

At the other end of the table are Fulham, averaging 115.4 decibels at home.

From noisiest to least noisy, here are the teams according to the study Continue reading List of Noisest fans in the Premier League Sunderland on Top