Sunderland's Ashley Fletcher has struggled since joining on loan from Middlesbrough.
Sunderland drew with Norwich City at Stadium of Light in the Championship on Tuesday.
Sunderland could only manage to pick up a 1-1 draw against Norwich City yesterday.
Ashley Fletcher has struggled in the Championship for Sunderland since joining from Middlesbrough but starred in League One for Barnsley.
Middlesbrough-owned striker Ashley Fletcher featured for Sunderland against Preston North End in the Championship on Saturday.
Sunderland decided to bring in Ashley Fletcher from Middlesbrough, but he has flopped so far.
Sunderland's situation could be a lot less precarious had they signed Swansea City's Oli McBurnie instead of Middlesbrough dud Ashley Fletcher.
Joel Asoro has not started Sunderland's last two games while Ashley Fletcher continues to struggle.
Sunderland have signed Ashley Fletcher on loan from Middlesbrough until the end of the season.
Leeds United have been linked with Ashley Fletcher during the last two transfer windows, but the Whites should not go back in this summer.