Sunderland Can Land Dream Stewart Inheritor In £3m Switch Deal

The summer time switch window formally opened for enterprise final month and Sunderland have made 4 additions to the enjoying squad thus far.

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Who’ve Sunderland signed this summer time?

Jenson Seelt, Jobe Bellingham, Luis Semedo, and Nectarios Triantis have all arrived on the Stadium of Mild on everlasting offers to bolster Tony Mowbray’s choices throughout the pitch.

Nevertheless, with Semedo coming in as a 19-year-old with no first-team experience, the Black Cats are but so as to add a senior centre-forward to their ranks.

They misplaced Ellis Simms after his mortgage spell from Everton in January after which introduced in Joe Gelhardt on a brief foundation from Leeds United till the top of the season.

Because of this Ross Stewart is the one skilled quantity 9 within the squad and the Scotland worldwide has been linked with a transfer away from Wearside.

Fellow Championship aspect Stoke, together with Premier League workforce Luton City, are reportedly interested in signing the 27-year-old ace, who has one yr remaining on his contract with Sunderland.

Mowbray may, nevertheless, land a dream inheritor to Stewart by securing a deal to signal reported £3m transfer target Tom Cannon from Everton this summer time.

How outdated is Tom Cannon?

The Toffees attacker is a 20-year-old striker who has already confirmed himself to be able to scoring objectives at a powerful charge within the Championship.

He spent the second half of final season on mortgage with Preston North Finish and produced eight objectives to go together with 4 ‘large probabilities’ created in 19 league starts.

Stewart, in the meantime, plundered ten objectives alongside one ‘large likelihood’ created in 13 matches for Sunderland, which got here after he managed 26 goals in 49 League One appearances in the course of the 2021/22 marketing campaign.

The Scottish marksman missed 36 competitive games by way of damage final time period and it stays to be seen whether or not or not he’ll be capable of replicate his insane Championship kind after recovering from an Achilles blow.

He has racked up a objective each different recreation for Sunderland in his profession to this point, with 40 strikes in 80 clashes, and Cannon is a participant with the potential to achieve related figures.


The Eire U20 worldwide scored 51 times in 97 games for Everton at youth stage, which works out as a strike each 1.9 matches on common – higher than Stewart’s as soon as each two video games for the Black Cats.

Cannon, who was described as a “fantastic” talent by Preston boss Ryan Lowe final season, has showcased his prolific tendencies in academy soccer and was in a position to translate a few of it by way of to his performances at Deepdale, with a objective each 2.38 begins on common.

On the age of 20, the gifted teenager would arrive as a participant with the standard to make an immediate influence within the Championship while additionally holding the potential to develop right into a deadly scorer for Sunderland.

This might make him a dream alternative for Stewart, ought to the Scottish dynamo depart this summer time, as Mowbray would have a superb quantity 9 who may very well be an outstanding participant for the membership each now and through the years to come back.