Sunderland fans react on Twitter after Charles N'Zogbia is pictured in training with them

Aston Villa's Charles N'Zogbia in action with Arsenal's Santi Cazorla and Alexis Sanchez

Charles N'Zogbia has been training with Sunderland following the expiration of his contract at Aston Villa.

Aston Villa's Charles N'Zogbia (R) in action with Newcastle's Jack Colback

Sunderland supporters do not appear to be hoping Charles N’Zogbia signs a contract at the Stadium of Light.

N’Zogbia is currently a free agent, following the expiration of his contract at Aston Villa.

The French midfielder fell completely out of favour at Villa, and by the time he left he had lost any support he had from supporters of the Midlands club.

Aston Villa's Charles N'Zogbia (L) in action against Sunderland's David Vaughan

N’Zogbia has now been pictured in training at Sunderland, with Sam Allardyce seemingly taking a look at the attacking midfielder’s talents.

Sunderland want to add creativity to their squad this summer, and N’Zogbia seems to have been identified as a potential addition.

However, Black Cats fans appear to be hoping that the former Wigan Athletic man does not sign a contract on Wearside.

N’Zogbia’s attitude was frequently called into question at Villa, and his performances last term were poor.

If he did move to Sunderland, he would be in competitions with the likes of Fabio Borini and Wahbi Khazri for a first-team place.

Aston Villa's Charles N'Zogbia in action with Arsenal's Santi Cazorla and Alexis Sanchez

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