Phil Smith's player ratings as Sunderland crash out the Carabao Cup

The Black Cats are out of the Carabao Cup after defeat to Sheffield Wednesday - but some Sunderland stars stood out.

Friday, 17th August 2018, 8:27 am
Updated Friday, 17th August 2018, 8:30 am
Who impressed for Sunderland against Sheffield Wednesday?

Goals from Marco Matias and Adam Reach saw the Owls through in an entertaining cup tie.

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Jack Ross named an experimental side for the clash, handing opportunities to several young players who impressed during pre-season.

There was also a full debut for defender Reece James and a first outing at the Stadium of Light for the club’s most recent addition, Max Power.

But who stood out for the Black Cats?
Click the link above to flick through our players ratings as Phil Smith gives his verdict on the performance.