Sunderland and England fans react on Twitter to Duncan Watmore's under-21 performance

Sunderland's Duncan Watmore provided a star turn for England's under-21 side.

Duncan Watmore provided a star performance as England's under-21 side beat Switzerland.

The Sunderland youngster came off the bench late in the second half, and produced a game changing man-of-the-match performance.

Watmore won a penalty which James Ward-Prowse converted, before he struck from long range, with the shot making it in with the help of a deflection.

There was still time for him to add to the scoreline, providing an assist for Chuba Akpom in injury time after going on a long run through the Swiss defence.

Without Watmore there is a real chance England would have lost the game, and he could not have come up with a better time to score his first goal at under-21 international level.

For Sunderland's under-21 side he has been prolific, netting five goals in four appearances, and even netted early in the season for the senior side in a loss to Norwich, but has struggled to get consistent game time.

His performance had Sunderland fans desperate for the club to renew his contract, while many other England fans also took to Twitter to praise his display. Here is a look at the reaction...

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