Chris Maguire netted for Sunderland in the abandoned game

Phil Smith's player ratings: How Sunderland stars rated in abandoned Accrington clash

Sunderland saw their clash with Accrington abandoned - but that didn't detract from some positive performances in the North West.

Play was halted with the scores locked at 1-1, with Chris Maguire having netted for the Black Cats. And while conditions proved tricky, our man Phil Smith thought several members of Jack Ross' squad performed admirably given the weather. Click through the pages below to see who shone - and struggled - for the Black Cats away at Accrington:

Couldnt gather a tricky cross for the equaliser but made an outstanding save soon after. 6

1. Jon McLaughlin - 6

Couldnt gather a tricky cross for the equaliser but made an outstanding save soon after. 6
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A couple of good challenges before having to leave the action with an injury. 6

2. Adam Matthews - 6

A couple of good challenges before having to leave the action with an injury. 6
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Unfortunate for the equaliser as the conditions got the better of him. Did really well before then. 6

3. Jack Baldwin - 6

Unfortunate for the equaliser as the conditions got the better of him. Did really well before then. 6
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Just what Sunderland needed on a testing afternoon. No fuss, did the job required. 7

4. Tom Flanagan - 7

Just what Sunderland needed on a testing afternoon. No fuss, did the job required. 7
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