Jermain Defoe playing for Sunderland.Jermain Defoe playing for Sunderland.
Jermain Defoe playing for Sunderland.

From Jermain Defoe to Jonny Evans: Nine of Sunderland's best January signings

Sunderland completed the signing of teenage right-back Trai Hume this week – and the Black Cats will be hoping to make more additions before the end of the month.

Hume, 19, signed a four-and-a-half-year deal at the Stadium of Light, and Sunderland will be hoping the defender can become a long-term asset.

January can often be a challenging time to do business, yet, while there are some deals which didn’t work out, the Black Cats have made some successful acquisitions.

We asked fans on our social media accounts to name the club's best January signings.

Here are some of the names which were mentioned:

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