Sunderland's most expensive XI arguably proves that spending money certainly does not guarantee success.
Sunderland's best talents will likely leave if they can't avoid the drop.
Sunderland's survival hopes remain in the balance as they drew 0-0 with Burnley at the Stadium of Light.
Gabonese midfielder Didier N'Dong is starting to really impress Sunderland fans.
Didier Ndong has made 13 appearances for Sunderland so far.
Ndong became Sunderland's record signing in the summer.
Sunderland are bottom of the Premier League and are yet to win a game this season.
Sunderland were beaten 1-0 by West Ham United in their latest Premier League match.
Sunderland signed the Gabon international from Lorient in the summer.
Stoke City host Sunderland in a bottom three battle this afternoon.