Things are really looking up at Sunderland at the moment.
With Kyril Louis-Dreyfus in control of things there’s been a real feeling of change that will see the Black Cats change the way they operate from top to bottom.
That includes revamping their youth recruitment policy.
Sunderland have had some excellent talent coming through their youth set-up over the years, but who is seen as the best of the bunch?
Here are our top 10 Sunderland academy graduates.