Sunderland defender will be assessed after suffering shoulder injury, reveals Phil Parkinson

Tom Flanagan will be assessed after suffering a shoulder injury in the 4-0 demolition of promotion rivals Wycombe Wanderers.

Sunday, 12th January 2020, 1:28 pm
Sunderland beat Wycombe Wanderers 4-0.

Joel Lynch came on at half-time to slot in the back three and won praise from Phil Parkinson.

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On Flanagan, Parkinson said: “I’m not sure how bad it is, he just popped his shoulder a little bit. It was a shame, he was playing well. That happens.

“It was great to have Lynchy to come on, he did well with the physicality of Akinfenwa.”