5th August 2021 - League One rumours

Sunderland transfer rumours: Black Cats target yet to decide on his next destination, Belgian side bid £500k for Ipswich Town target

Corry Evans has been named as Sunderland club captain for the upcoming season following his arrival this summer.

Thursday, 5th August 2021, 9:45 am

The midfielder is set to be handed the armband after the club snapped him up on a free last month, and several other players will also be handed new leadership roles.

Aiden McGeady is going to step up as vice-captain and Bailey Wright, Luke O’Nien, Lynden Gooch and Tom Flanagan will complete the senior team’s new “leadership group”.

The Northern Ireland international will lead out the Black Cats this weekend in his first competitive fixture for the club, as they take on Wigan Athletic at the Stadium of Light.

We have gathered the best of League One’s speculation below...

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