Wolves youngster Dion Sanderson responds to transfer rumours linking him with permanent Sunderland and Sheffield United moves

Dion Sanderson was quizzed on his long-term future after scoring his first senior goal – but insists it isn’t something dominating his thinking.

Monday, 8th March 2021, 6:00 am

The youngster, who netted the first goal in Sunderland’s 2-0 win over Rochdale, has caught the eye in recent weeks with a string of fine performances at the heart of the Black Cats’ defence.

And that has naturally brought speculation over his long-term future, with his contract at parent club Wolves set to expire in the summer of 2022.

Various reports have suggested that Sunderland could pursue a permanent move in the summer, while Premier League side Sheffield United have also been linked with a move.

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Wolves youngster Dion Sanderson responds to transfer rumours linking him with permanent Sunderland and Sheffield United moves
Wolves youngster Dion Sanderson responds to transfer rumours linking him with permanent Sunderland and Sheffield United moves

But when asked if he had any thoughts on his future, the defender said: “Not really.

"For the time being I'm just enjoying my football really - taking it game by game, winning and enjoying it.

"I haven't really thought much of it, it's just enjoying my football.”

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