Sunderland are once again embroiled in a battle for survival and sit bottom of the table after another hammering at the weekend just gone against Southampton.
The Black Cat fans here in the Transfer Tavern are a genuinely worried bunch at the moment, and they are struggling to see how they can survive another year in the Premier League.
Key to their survival is star striker Jermain Defoe, who is looking as lethal as ever and looks to be the only man capable of keeping the club up this season.
Fans gathered over at the fruit machine have been worried about Defoe leaving for some time, and it looks highly likely he will leave in the summer should they club go down.
With this in mind, we have taken a look at TWO Championship forwards who Sunderland could consider moving for in the summer if Defoe leaves…
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