HITC looks at the Sunderland players who should be showing more so far in 2017/18.
Sunderland crashed to a 3-0 defeat in their latest Championship match.
A couple of weeks ago a reporter asked David Moyes if he felt he had been “shown up” by Marco Silva’s impressive stewardship of Hull City.
Sunderland's situation would not be as bleak if all of their players played like Lee Cattermole it seems.
Sunderland put up a brave fight against Manchester City but were unable to move themselves closer to Premier League safety.
Sunderland are currently in the bottom three of the Premier League.
Bottom meets top when Sunderland take on Chelsea in the Premier League on Wednesday night.
Sunderland beat Leicester City 2-1 at the Stadium of Light yesterday.
Jones is currently making the Sunderland right-back role his own.
The defender has recently returned and impressed for Sunderland.