Phil Smith's player ratings: Jon McLaughlin '˜flawless' as he helps Sunderland to vital away win

Sunderland made it three straight league wins thanks to a 1-0 triumph at Doncaster Rovers - but who stood out for the Black Cats?

By The Newsroom
Wednesday, 24 October, 2018, 08:00
Jon McLaughlin made a string of fine saves for Sunderland at Doncaster

The trip to South Yorkshire looked to be a tough assignment for Jack Ross’ men, with Rovers also battling it out at the top of League One.

However, a second half strike from Chris Maguire secured victory for the Wearsiders as they continued their fine form of late.

And while Maguire came in for plenty of praise from our man Phil Smith, his player ratings also emphasised the contributions of several other players - including the ‘flawless’ Jon McLaughlin.

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But who did he feel were the star performers?

Click the link above and flick through our gallery to see who shone - and struggled - for Sunderland at the Keepmoat Stadium.