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“Hope I’m proved wrong but he looks terrible” – A lot of Sunderland fans slam summer signing after loss

“Hope I’m proved wrong but he looks terrible” – A lot of Sunderland fans slam summer signing after loss

After a positive start this season, Sunderland suffered their first defeat under Jack Ross as they lost 2-0 to Sheffield Wednesday in the Carabao Cup. 

Under new owner Stewart Donald, the club brought in the 12 new players to try and stop their slide down the leagues.

After two successive relegation campaigns, Sunderland fans will have hoped that the fleet of new players will get them back into the Championship.

At the back, Sunderland brought in four new players to try and address their leaky defence which conceded 80 goals last season.

One of those defensive recruits was former Hearts defender, Alim Ozturk. The Turkish under-21 international made his second start for the club against Sheffield Wednesday last night and in truth, he didn’t have a great game.

After bringing in so many players in one window, there was always a chance that one may not perform to a high enough level, however, that didn’t stop the Sunderland fans from criticising their summer signing…

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