Report names three Sunderland youngsters who could leave on loan

A general view of the Stadium of Light before the Premier League match between Sunderland and Middlesbrough at Stadium of Light on August 21, 2016 in Sunderland, England.

Sunderland are reportedly planning to loan out many of their prized talents.

A general view of the stadium prior to the Premier League match between Sunderland and Southampton at Stadium of Light on February 11, 2017 in Sunderland, England.

According to a report in the Sunderland Echo, Sunderland are keen to loan out some of their prospects next season, in the hope of getting them more first-team experience.

Sunderland have a number of budding prospects coming through their academy system currently, with hopes high for the future.

There have been suggestions that Sunderland could utilise many of their prospects in their first-team following relegation to League One.

Sunderland fans celebrate during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Everton at the Stadium of Light on May 11, 2016 in Sunderland, England.

However, it seems that the Black Cats are keen for their prospects to gain first-team experience elsewhere.

The pressure will be vast at the Stadium of Light next term, with Sunderland fans desperate to see an immediate return to the Championship.

The Black Cats are comfortably the biggest club in League One, and expectations will be high.

A general view of the Stadium of Light before the Premier League match between Sunderland and Middlesbrough at Stadium of Light on August 21, 2016 in Sunderland, England.

Sunderland, therefore, may feel that their youngsters are better off developing elsewhere, and there are a number of players who could leave on loan in the near future.

Denver Hume, Luke Molyneux and Andrew Nelson are all reportedly of interest, and Sunderland are open to the idea of loaning the trio out this summer.

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