SunderMad
Why not join in with our small but perfectly formed community?

We are always looking for new members so sign up and join in, its free.

SOME PEOPLE SEEM TO HIT A SNAG WHEN TRYING TO REGISTER! NOT SURE WHY? IF YOU HAVE A PROBLEM EMAIL ME AND I WILL SORT IT?
sundamad@aol.com
Sky Sports-SunderMad Exclusive.
2017/18

Latest topics
» SUNDERLAND V LEEDS- Matchday Thread
Today at 8:31 am by gil t azell

» League Table - Midweek
Today at 7:41 am by Jerry the Jinx

» Results - Midweek
Today at 7:39 am by Jerry the Jinx

»  ‘Click & Collect’
Today at 12:42 am by Nostalgic

» Sir Bruce Forsyth RIP
Today at 12:40 am by Nostalgic

» Predictions Week 3
Yesterday at 8:23 pm by oldblackcat

» McCormack
Yesterday at 8:22 pm by Vincemac

» Friends, Mackems and Sunderpitt
Yesterday at 8:20 pm by Vincemac

» Simon Grayson is hoping that he can keep his central midfield partnership together
Yesterday at 8:07 pm by cyprussyd

» More terror attacks
Yesterday at 6:36 pm by canary-dave

Who is online?
In total there are 14 users online :: 1 Registered, 0 Hidden and 13 Guests :: 1 Bot

gil t azell

[ View the whole list ]


Most users ever online was 328 on 2012-09-14, 11:57 am

.... and the future is looking brighter

View previous topic View next topic Go down

.... and the future is looking brighter

Post  Hieronymus on 2017-04-14, 7:11 pm

Good to see one of our youngsters getting some recognition. Could do a lot worse than put him in the first team now. Would be good experience for him and might put some spark into the team on the field as well as the fans in the stands.


Sunderland youngster one of 14 Premier League stars nominated for prestigious European Golden Boy award
[You must be registered and logged in to see this image.]
Asoro in Checkatrade trophy action
 

Phil Smith



Joel Asoro is one of fourteen Premier League youngsters to be nominated for the prestigious European Golden Boy award.

The contest is run by Italian publication Tuttosport, with the winner voted for by journalists across Europe.

The award is given to the young player deemed to have made the biggest impact over the past year.

Asoro has impressed in the U23 set up with his searing pace, making his senior debut during the 2-1 defeat to Middlesbrough earlier in the season. He has not been selected since but scored in the recent International Cup semi-final against Norwich, and has been a part of the Sweden U21 squad despite being just 17.

Asoro has often shared the U23 striking duties with Josh Maja, who has enjoyed an impressive campaign.
He is one of 98 players on the shortlist. Other Premier League nominees include Manchester United's Marcus Rashford, Manchester City's Gabriel Jesus and Everton's Tom Davies.

Hopes remain high that Asoro has a bright future on Wearside, with U23's boss Elliott Dickman telling the Echo earlier in the season: "Someone like Joel, who came into the club quite late, so you do miss out on certain fundamentals. What Joel has is natural pace, he’s good at controlling the ball, the fact that he’s 17 and he’s in the U23’s squad says that the Swedish coach thinks very highly of him, so that’s a great achievement for him. But Joel still has a lot to develop, finishing would be one of those areas, he knows that and is working on it."

Previous winners of the award include Paul Pogba and Lionel Messi.

[You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]
avatar
Hieronymus
Admin Problem Solver
Admin Problem Solver

Posts : 8114
Join date : 2012-08-07
Age : 61

Back to top Go down

Re: .... and the future is looking brighter

Post  gil t azell on 2017-04-14, 8:17 pm

If he's got any sense he will bail out. I would imagine a few clubs will come looking who can offer him a damn sight more than we can at the moment.

We havent scored since Moyes was in the stands for the thrashing of the big fat ones team. Why has he not had a sniff since then? Impossible to be worse and at lest there would be some committment from him/
avatar
gil t azell
Senior Member(Top Cat)
Senior Member(Top Cat)

Posts : 4566
Join date : 2012-08-03
Age : 57
Location : Sunderland

Back to top Go down

View previous topic View next topic Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum