Sunderland fans react on Twitter to Diafra Sakho speculation

West Ham's Diafra Sakho in action with Watford's Sebastian Prodl

Sunderland are reportedly interested in signing Diafra Sakho from West Ham United in the summer transfer window.

Diafra Sakho celebrates after scoring the first goal for West Ham

Sunderland fans have taken to social networking site Twitter to have their say on the speculation linking the club with a move for West Ham United striker Diafra Sakho.

According to Sky Sports, Sunderland are interested in signing Sakho from Premier League rivals West Ham in the summer transfer window.

It has been reported that the Black Cats have made a bid of £11 million to secure the services of the Senegal international striker.

Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce

Sakho played under current Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce at West Ham during the 2014-15 season.

The 26-year-old striker scored 10 goals and created 23 chances in 23 Premier League appearances for the Hammers during the 2014-15 campaign.

The former Metz man scored five goals and created 14 chances in 21 league matches for the London outfit this past season.

Diafra Sakho celebrates scoring the second goal for West Ham

Sunderland fans have taken to Twitter to have their say on the prospect of the club signing Sakho.

Below are some of the best comments:

Tottenham's Ben Davies in action with West Ham's Diafra Sakho

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