Ex-Sunderland striker reveals why Jack Ross should change his captain

Former Sunderland striker Stephen Elliott believes that George Honeyman should be stripped of the captain's armband - and has an ideal replacement in mind.

Sunday, 30th September 2018, 2:52 pm
Updated Sunday, 30th September 2018, 2:57 pm
Stephen Elliott has aired some strong views

Elliott, who made just shy of 100 appearances for the Black Cats between 2004 and 2007, aired his views in a series of tweets as he encouraged Jack Ross to hand the armband back to Lee Cattermole. That prompted lots of debate from Sunderland supporters as to who should take the armband - with plenty feeling a change is necessary. You can cast your vote on who should be skipper below, where Elliott's tweets can be seen in full as he explains his reasons for wanting a change in captain:

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