It was yet another defeat for Sunderland last weekend as they were crushed 4-1 by Burnley at Turf Moor- much to the horror of their supporters here in the Tavern!
In a display that showed just how bad the Black Cats have been this season, David Moyes’ side were comfortably overcome by the Clarets, who despite little investment continue to pick up results.
Defensive lapses, lack of an attacking edge and quite simply not enough hard work were the factors behind the defeat and the need for change at the Stadium of Light is becoming more and more apparent week-after-week.
But big additions in the transfer window aren’t going to be a theme for Sunderland this January, who have nowhere near as much money to spend as some of their rivals around them, again, to the horror of their supporters who are growing very frustrated indeed.
So with that in mind, Moyes may have to rely on other players in the Sunderland squad and we think there are some players who could do better in the first-team than some of the current players.
Here’s 2 Black Cats players that we think need to ask Moyes for more minutes on the pitch…