Sunderland handed boost in loan pursuit of Greg Docherty as Rangers boss Steven Gerrard makes big admission

Sunderland have been handed a boost in their Greg Docherty pursuit after Steve Gerrard admitted the “best thing for his career is to go and play.”

Thursday, 16th January 2020, 1:56 pm

Sunderland hope to sign him on loan.

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Speaking this morning, Gerrard said: “I think Greg (Docherty) had a real strong loan at Shrewsbury, this is a player we respect really much due to his effort but unfortunately it hasn't happened this season and the best thing for his career is to go and play.”

Greg Docherty during his loan spell at Shrewsbury Town.