Sunderland fans in the Tavern are a happy bunch right now and thanks to the win over Crystal Palace, things are looking far brighter for the Premier League strugglers!
The Black Cats had been on a wretched run of form of late though, thanks to the demolition of the Eagles at Selhurst Park last weekend, things are looking a lot more optimistic for David Moyes’ side going forward.
So, with a tough-looking fixture against Southampton coming up this Saturday, how should Moyes go about lining up his troops in front of the Stadium of Light faithful?
Should he pick the same team that tanked lowly Palace, or change it up and hope the Saints have an off day? There’s plenty of opinion knocking around here in the pub and even the landlord has chipped in with his personal XI that he’d select for the game!
So, with that in mind, here’s our Sunderland XI that we think will continue their winning streak with victory over the Saints this weekend…
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