Sunderland will be desperate to build on their current position by securing a number of positive results, with promotion to the Championship at stake.
The Black Cats have been one of the standout performers in League One this season, as Jack Ross continues to work wonders at the Stadium of Light. And, it appears as if the club are closing in on a big player agreement, as according to The Northern Echo, Lynden Gooch is close to signing a new contract at the club.
Lynden Gooch is close to agreeing a new contract with Sunderland.
Interestingly, the midfielder’s existing deal runs out next summer and he has already had detailed talks about signing fresh terms.
Ross is determined to retain the player’s services and has left discussions with those members of his squad who are out of contract to boardroom, where owner Stewart Donald hinted this week that there could be some news before Christmas.
Lynden Gooch has been one of the standout performers at the Stadium of Light this season, with a number of goals and assists to his name already.
Indeed, with the Black Cats still chasing promotion to the Championship at this moment in time, he will play a huge part in the their campaign, so Donald and Ross will be delighted that they’re closing in on an agreement.