Aiden McGeady impressed against Plymouth at the Stadium of Light.

Phil Smith's player ratings: Aiden McGeady 'a treat to watch' as two Sunderland stars get 8s in Plymouth Argyle win

Sunderland recorded their third consecutive victory in League One after a 2-0 win over Plymouth Argyle - but who stood out?

Our Sunderland reporter Phil Smith has dished out his player ratings following the game at the Stadium of Light - Scroll down and flick through our gallery to see how each player performed.

Kicking wasnt always convincing but made some smart stops in an occasionally tense second half. 6

1. Jon McLaughlin - 6

Kicking wasnt always convincing but made some smart stops in an occasionally tense second half. 6
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Irrepressible. Always the occasional concern in terms of positioning but battled hard and always offered an option at the back post. 7

2. Luke O'Nien - 7

Irrepressible. Always the occasional concern in terms of positioning but battled hard and always offered an option at the back post. 7
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Performing with good consistency again after a short spell out the side. Took few risks and rarely erred, securing another clean sheet for his side. 7

3. Tom Flanagan - 7

Performing with good consistency again after a short spell out the side. Took few risks and rarely erred, securing another clean sheet for his side. 7
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Struggled in the early stages of the second half but came through. Came out on top in a tough battle with the prolific Freddie Ladapo. 7

4. Jimmy Dunne - 7

Struggled in the early stages of the second half but came through. Came out on top in a tough battle with the prolific Freddie Ladapo. 7
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