Following the report that Sunderland defender Adam Matthews was holding crunch talks about his future with the Black Cats, the Bristol Post is reporting that Adam Matthews is set to leave Sunderland in the summer.
Having spent the second half of the season loan at Bristol City and Lee Johnson and the Robins expressing their interest in signing the defender on a permanent basis, they look to be in driving seat to secure Matthews signature in the summer.
Already behind DeAndre Yedlin and Billy Jones in the pecking order, Matthews failed to make any sort of lasting impression since the move from Celtic to Sunderland, his loan spell to Bristol City appeared to reinvigorate his career and it has been confirmed that Bristol City
The loan spell at Bristol City appeared to reinvigorate his career, and could be the saving grace for Matthew’s hopes of getting into the Wales squad for the European Championships.
Since the crunch talks, it has been suggested that Bristol City is monitoring the situation and may look to table bid in the summer transfer window.
Bristol City fans, how do you feel about the news? A promising sign for the potential signature of Matthews in the summer? Is he a must buy in your eyes? Let us hear your thoughts and opinions in the comment section below!