'Have a talk to Kevin Ball': Sunderland fans send messages to squad ahead of season-defining fixtures against Lincoln City
Sunderland are preparing for their season-defining fixtures against Lincoln in the League One play-offs – and fans have been sending messages of encouragement on social media.
We asked supporters on our SAFC Sunderland Echo Facebook page what they would say to the Black Cats squad ahead of the play-offs.
Here are some of the responses:
Graham Donkin said: You need to up your game a lot or it’s Division One next season.
Ken Sparnon replied: Have a talk to Kevin Ball, I’m sure he’ll let you know what it means to us all. Three games, just three games to glory.
Alison Barber posted: Best of luck lads go out and play for the badge and give 100 per cent
Steven Whitfield commented: Play ya hearts out and play for the badge on your shirt haway the lads
Philip Seay quoted: “Attitude is a little thing that makes a BIG difference” “Difficulties mastered are opportunities won.” W S Churchill.
Stephen Stott added: Get your mindset right.. and enjoy it. and of course win it
Jade Butler responded: Turn up! Put everything into it that’s all we ask! Win would be a bonus
Dave Pearson urged: Give the fans 100 per cent like we always do for you
James Lambert said: Believe and you can do it, haway the lads
Anth Maw asked: Give it your all. Keep a clean sheet. And score a few goals. Yous can do it.
Andrew Marley replied: Have a walk around Sunderland and see what it actually means to the supporters