Sunderland have been one of the Premier League’s biggest strugglers all season and after their humbling at home to Stoke City on Saturday, things are looking extremely dark at the Stadium of Light indeed.
Black Cats here in the Tavern are beginning to lose hope and it’s becoming more and more clear that the two biggest North East clubs could be swapping divisions when May rolls around in a couple of months.
But whilst there are still games to play, there’s always hope for David Moyes and his men and if they start picking up points, they could still claw their way out of the mess they’re currently in. Perhaps the only plus point of this campaign thus far is the fact the Wearside outfit know to how scrap when goings get tough.
It’s not going to be easy, but Sunderland have some good players on their books these days and it’s important they start coming together and working for each other to get results.
So with that in mind, here’s the Sunderland XI that we think could shock West Brom on Saturday…
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