Sunderland and Tottenham fans react on Twitter to Younes Kaboul's disastrous debut

The former Tottenham Hotspur defender looks to be carrying on where he left off at White Hart Lane.

It wasn't exactly rocket science that Younes Kaboul would struggle at Sunderland early doors after leaving Tottenham.

Fans on Wearside will no doubt hope the Frenchman can improve with game time and fitness - two things he didn't have at White Hart Lane last term.

If not, though, Sunderland supporters are in for a long season indeed. Considering Kaboul's woeful form at Spurs last campaign, it was always a risk bringing the 29-year-old in at a side that only narrowly escaped relegation last season.

And the centre-back looked as though he was simply carrying on where he left off at Tottenham as the Black Cats lost 4-2 to Leicester City on Saturday afternoon.

Sunderland were 3-0 down in the first half after a shambolic defensive performance and it was far from the ideal season opener for Dick Advocaat as Claudio Ranieri got an early chance to hit back at his critics at Leicester City.

And Sunderland fans were distraught on Twitter that they were seeing the same Kaboul who went from Tottenham captain to first-team outcast last campaign. Here's how they reacted on Twitter to the 29-year-old's disastrous debut...

And Spurs fans had plenty to say too...

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