Paolo Di Canio press conference

Boss: I'd swim to Sunderland

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by Stuart Vose

Di Canio lifts lid on how his move came about.

New Sunderland head coach Paolo Di Canio says he's have taken to the water to accept the job on Wearside if required.

The Italian was speaking at his first press conference since signing a two and a half year deal.

Watch the clip below as Di Canio discusses the moment he found out about the opportunity to step into the top job.