Sunderland linked with Boro youngster swoop

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SUNDERLAND have been linked with an interest in young Middlesbrough left-back Joe Bennett.

Boss Steve Bruce watched Boro’s win against Watford last Saturday with the 20-year-old (pictured) one of the few positives to come out of a turgid season for Tony Mowbray’s men.

Manchester City and Liverpool have also been linked with the England U21 international.