Sunderland are now 2000/1 to win League One - but punters are continuing to back them!

Sunderland's draw with Portsmouth all-but ended their hopes of automatic promotion - but some are continuing to back the Black Cats for the title!

By Mark Donnelly
Monday, 29 April, 2019, 12:57
Sunderland can still win the League One trophy - just!

Six points separate Sunderland from league leaders Luton Town and - with only two games left to play - it would take a bizarre and unlikely set of results for the Wearsiders to claim the League One trophy.

And while Jack Ross' side are seemingly consigned to the play-offs, not everyone has given up hope just yet.

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Some bookmakers are continuing to offer odds on the Black Cats to win League One this term, with odds as long as 2000/1 available.

Such odds have prompted some punters to back Sunderland given the potential reward on offer, with data from Oddschecker revealing that 44% of recent bets placed for the League One title have been on Ross' men.

And with odds like that, who can blame them for trying!