Sunderland could see the return of Jermain Defoe this week, but may also have to deal with the possibility of losing Steven Fletcher after the forward suffered a foot injury in training.
Sunderland supporters can finally exhale as they grab their first win of the season, helped by a goal and penalty assist by Steven Fletcher.
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Scottish international Steven Fletcher is hoping to return before the end of the season after aggravating an ankle injury in training.
Steven Fletcher hadn't figured much since Jermain Defoe's arrival but he started against Aston Villa and scored well in fantasy despite the ugly 4-0 loss. He left the match late with a thigh problem.
Gus Poyet has been relieved of his duties at Sunderland after 18 months in charge following Saturdays’ embarrassing 4-nil home loss to Aston Villa while matters on the pitch were made worse as the Black Cats also added another three players to their treatment room.
Gus Poyet has confirmed the players who missed out during the home defeat to Liverpool on Saturday have a "good chance" of being available for game week 22.
Steven Fletcher scored twice as Sunderland against 10-man Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park.
Struggling Sunderland were dealt a further blow on Saturday with the enforced departure of striker Steven Fletcher during the defeat to Arsenal.
Two goals from recalled Steven Fletcher helped Sunderland pick up their first Premier League victory of the season.
Sunderland produced an impressive performance to seal an emphatic 5-1 win over Darlington in a pre-season friendly.
Steven Fletcher is to spend the summer working his way back to full fitness.
Steven Fletcher will be missing for Sunderland this weekend due to injury.