Sunderland’s player of the season is set to be announced next week, and despite a dnother difficult campaign there are no shortage of candidates.
The Black Cats may be battling to avoid relegation from the Premier League, but a number of players have impressed this camapign, including some of Sam Allardyce’s signings.
Our writers Chris Young and Richard Mennear have given their opinion on who should be crowned as the winner, while discussing the merits of some of the frontrunners, including Jermain Defoe, Yann M’Vila and Lamine Kone.
However, we want to know who your Sunderland player of the season is.
You can vote in our interactive poll from five candidates: Jermain Defoe, Jan Kirchhoff, Patrick van Aanholt, Lamine Kone and Yann M’Vila.
We’ll then collate the results and see who the winner is.