This Chris Maguire post has Sunderland fans excited ahead of Peterborough trip

Chris Maguire is part of the Sunderland squad travelling to Peterborough – despite worries over his fitness ahead of the League One clash

Friday, 30th August 2019, 15:29 pm
Updated Friday, 30th August 2019, 15:29 pm
This Chris Maguire update has Sunderland fans excited

The attacking midfielder, who netted a hat-trick against AFC Wimbledon last weekend, missed training on Thursday after sustaining a knock in the build-up to the Carabao Cup clash at Burnley.

Speaking ahead of the trip to the Posh, Ross said: “All those that missed out at Burnley were rested, with the exception of Chris who had a little bit of a knock.

“We’ll see how they both react, to training and not training, over the course of this evening and then tomorrow morning.”

The Instagram post from Chris Maguire - which shows him travelling with the team on the train to Peterborough

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But while there were fears that Maguire would miss the game against the in-form Peterborough, a post on his Instagram account – shown above – shows he is part of the travelling party.

And while that is no guarantee he will be involved, it has been enough to get Sunderland fans excited.