Phil Smith's Sunderland AFC player ratings: 'Exceptional' Jon McLaughlin thwarts Portsmouth to seal Wembley return
Sunderland have sealed their spot in the League One play-off final - but how did their players rate?
Our Sunderland AFC writer Phil Smith has dished out his player ratings - with some big praise across the board. Scroll down and click through the pages to see who shone - and struggled - for the Black Cats at Portsmouth:
1. Jon McLaughlin - 9
Exceptional. One outstanding block from Gareth Evans and though he would have expected to save the others, it was his complete calm and command of the box that made the difference. 9