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Sunderland 2-2 West Ham: Player ratings & Man of the Match poll - Vote!

Sunderland snatched a late draw this afternoon against West Ham at the Stadium of Light, with goals from Wahbi Khazri and Fabio Borini finally giving our fans something to cheer about. Here's how the player's rated - vote for your man of the match in the poll at the bottom!

Sunderland v West Ham United - Premier League Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images

Jordan Pickford - 5

Paid for being indecisive for the James Collins goal. Had few saves to make outside of the West Ham goals.

Billy Jones - 5

Hopefully ok, after being stretchered off. Had given a typical Jones performance up until that point full off energy but lacking in quality at both ends.

John O'Shea - 6

Fairly solid outside of a few dodgy clearances.

Jason Denayer - 6

Perhaps Sunderland's best centre half, he was naive giving away a needless free kick, that ultimately lead to West Ham second however.

Javier Manquillo - 5

Looked uncomfortable playing out of position, unable to contribute going forward, ok defensively.

Darron Gibson - 5

Switched of carelessly to let Andre Ayew score, struggled to contain West Ham's most creative players. His passing improved as the game went on.

Lee Cattermole - 5

Tried provide his usual energy and leadership, especially in the first half. Way short of his best level and perhaps lucky to avoid being sent off.

Didier Ndong - 5

Quiet for large portions of the game, squandered the best Sunderland chance all game, not good enough today.

Wahbi Khazri - 8

Excellent in his return. Ended our embarrassing goal drought, created for others and added a spark that's been absent in recent months.

Victor Anichebe - 5

Looked low on energy and fitness today. Still capable when given the right service, hopefully finding his feet after injury.

Jermain Defoe - 6

Did a better job than usual facilitating for his teammates, although was a spectator for large portions of the game when the visitors dominated possession.


Adnan Januzaj - 5

Unable to make an impact in limited minutes, during the game's crazy finale.

Fabio Borini - 6

A rare Borini highlight from the Italian who's endured a horrible season - hopefully being dropped has re-motivated Fabio.

Lamine Kone - 5

Brought on late, tried be a nuisance, unfortunately he was unable to trouble the Hammer's back four.


Who was your man of the match?

This poll is closed

  • 0%
    Jordan Pickford
    (5 votes)
  • 0%
    Billy Jones
    (4 votes)
  • 0%
    John O'Shea
    (5 votes)
  • 1%
    Jason Denayer
    (10 votes)
  • 0%
    Javier Manquillo
    (4 votes)
  • 0%
    Darron Gibson
    (3 votes)
  • 1%
    Lee Cattermole
    (9 votes)
  • 0%
    Didier Ndong
    (6 votes)
  • 93%
    Wahbi Khazri
    (828 votes)
  • 0%
    Victor Anichebe
    (3 votes)
  • 0%
    Jermain Defoe
    (1 vote)
  • 0%
    Fabio Borini
    (6 votes)
  • 0%
    Adnan Januzaj
    (3 votes)
  • 0%
    Lamine Kone
    (3 votes)
890 votes total Vote Now

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