Sunderland fans are all saying the same thing after Jack Diamond's three-year contract announcement

Sunderland fans have taken to social media following today’s big news.

Wednesday, 31st March 2021, 4:00 pm

Jack Diamond has signed a new three-year contract at the Stadium of Light in a move that has pleased supporters.

The 21-year-old, who made his senior debut for the club in 2018, has committed his future to the club until June 2024.

The youngster has broken into Sunderland’s first team this season and has made 27 appearances and helped the Black Cats win the Papa John’s Trophy-winning campaign.

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Sunderland player Jack Diamond.

Sunderland supporters were quick to react to the announcement on social media – here’s what you said on Twitter:

@MichaelStelling: “We need to sort the rest out now...”

@Keiith_C_1971: “Good to get one of brighter prospects tied down. Hopefully, he will go from strength to strength with us in the next 3 years.”

@JohnC2063: “A further sign of putting the club on a more secure and forward-looking future.”

@Philip_RJ89: “Excellent news! Hopefully, he can play a big role for us next season!”

@GazJFisher: “Lovely, now O’Nein, Wyke, McGeady and Willis, please!”

@johno31_safc: “O’Nien, Willis and Wyke next.”

@Owensara5: “Class. Now let's get Wyke, Sanderson, Jones and O’Nien tied down.”

@hulkcass10: “Yes jack lad now get the rest signed down.”

@MichaelBowers15: “That’s one less player’s contract #SAFC have to deal with. @LukeONien next please lads.”

@Jamestweddell: “Hopefully the first of 5/6 renewals. Love that #SAFC.”

@Jonosafc: “Great news, such a shame Greenwood etc. Were all sold off under the previous regime, we have an incredible academy and we need to take full advantage of it.”

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