Sunderland's squad numbers for the upcoming League One season revealed

Sunderland have released their squad numbers for the 2019/2020 League One season.

Friday, 2nd August 2019, 7:00 pm
Updated Friday, 2nd August 2019, 8:00 pm
Sunderland's shirt numbers for the upcoming season have been announced.

And the club’s five summer signings have all been allocated numbers for the upcoming campaign, with Jack Ross’ men looking to achieve promotion to the Championship at the second time of asking.

New boy Jordan Willis takes the number four shirt, which was previously assigned to Glenn Loovens, who remains at Sunderland and switches to 24. Fellow summer signing George Dobson picks up the 18 shirt left free by Donald Love after the defender’s departure to Shrewsbury Town.

Marc McNulty, signed from Reading this summer, takes the number ten shirt left after captain George Honeyman’s departure to Hull City earlier this evening.

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Another new signing, Conor McLaughlin, takes the number two short which was last worn by Adam Matthews – and fellow new recruit, Lee Burge, will wear number 16, with Jon McLaughlin holding on to the number one jersey.

Max Power, who donned the 27 shirt last campaign, has switched to number 6, whilst Elliot Embleton will wear number 17, with Benji Kimpioka moving from 48 to 31.

Full list as follows:

1 Jon McLaughlin

2 Conor McLaughlin

4 Jordan Willis

5 Alim Ozturk

6 Max Power

7 Chris Maguire

8 Dylan McGeouch

9 Charlie Wyke

10 Marc McNulty

11 Lynden Gooch

12 Tom Flanagan

13 Luke O’Nien

14 Duncan Watmore

15 Jack Baldwin

16 Lee Burge

17 Elliot Embleton

18 George Dobson

19 Aiden McGeady

21 Ethan Robson

22 Will Grigg

23 Grant Leadbitter

24 Glenn Loovens

31 Benji Kimpioka

33 Denver Hume

43 Anthony Patterson