The best under-21 free agents who could help Sunderland beat the League One salary cap

The best under-21 free agents who could help Sunderland beat the League One salary cap

The new League One salary cap is causing teams to think differently in the transfer market - and Sunderland are no different.

By Mark Donnelly
Thursday, 20th August 2020, 1:02 pm

With a £2.5million wage ceiling now in play, Phil Parkinson is having to turn his attention to new targets as he continues his squad reshuffle.

So he could turn to under-21 players to help fill out the squad?

Any players aged under 21 as of January 1 this year are exempt from the cap, and here’s 11 of the best young free agents who could help Sunderland beat the salary cap:

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