The Black Cats are closing-in on a deal for the out of contract player in what will be Jack Ross’ first venture into the market this summer. We’ve taken a look at ALL of the free agents linked with Sunderland so far this summer – scroll down and click through the pages to see who it could be:
1. Dimi Konstantopoulos
The Greek stopper has been heavily linked with the Black Cats since his departure from Middlesbrough, with Ross seeking cover for Jon McLaughlin.
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2. Lawrence Shankland
Prolific for Ayr United, netting 34 times last term, Shankland has been linked with Sunderland over the last two windows. Now a free agent, clubs are circling looking to snap-up a bargain deal.
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3. Chris Cadden
A new name linked with Wearside over the weekend was that of Cadden - a two-time Scottish international attracting interest from Oxford after snubbing a new deal at Motherwell.
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4. James Wilson
The Manchester United youngster was linked with Sunderland last summer but instead move to Aberdeen. The Scottish side and Preston are now rumoured to be keen on a permanent deal as he prepares to leave Old Trafford.
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