Striker signing the priority for Sunderland this summer

Sunderland fans insist that a striker should be the priority signing this summer.

Thursday, 9th June 2016, 6:45 pm
Updated Monday, 13th June 2016, 11:37 am
Diafra Sakho

We revealed this week that the Black Cats have instructed football agents that they are looking to strengthen five key areas.

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Boss Sam Allardyce wants to sign a full-back, centre-half, box-to-box midfielder, winger and a striker.

We asked fans which they believed was the most important position to strengthen, with striker coming out on top with 38% of the vote, followed by a full-back (24%).

Allardyce has been linked with moves for West Ham’s Diafra Sakho and Swansea attacker Andre Ayew.