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Sunderland: Fans shocked at League One Team of the Week

Sunderland: Fans shocked at League One Team of the Week - Sunderland News

Many Sunderland fans have been reacting to the League One Team of the Week after their 1-0 victory over Bristol Rovers in the third tier this past weekend.

The Black Cats picked up an important victory on Saturday as they push for promotion to the Championship. They are now up to third in the table, just three points behind leaders Hull City with two games in hand (BBC). There were some other big results in League One during the past matchday, such as Peterborough United’s 7-0 humbling of Accrington Stanley.

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Unsurprisingly, that led to five Posh players being named in the Team of the Week, as well as manager Darren Ferguson. Sunderland were represented only by Aiden McGeady, but it seems that many Black Cats supporters were shocked by the XI which was chosen – firstly, because the 34-year-old was selected despite him seemingly not having his best game, and secondly because Aiden O’Brien, who scored the only goal of the match against the Pirates, was not included.

Do you agree with McGeady's selection?





The line-up was shared on League One’s official Twitter page, and these Sunderland fans took to the social media platform to share their thoughts.

Let’s see what the Sunderland fans had to say about the team below

“Aiden Mcgeady at CDM”

Credit: @LukeCostello13

Are these just randomly picked? McGeady should be in every week if he was in yesterday average game compared to usual.”

Credit: @calvinfox96


Credit: @jacobcunliffe10

“I mean I’ll take it but how did McGeady get in this team”

Credit: @SAFCTC

“How has McGeady got in, but not O’Brien? Or O’Nien? Or Burge? Not saying all 3 of those should be in it, but they deserved it more than McGeady , Geads had an above average game, but wasn’t TOTW quality this week.”

Credit: @army_hub

“No O’Brien, absolutely laughable”

Credit: @DavidHindmarsh7

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