Sunderland fans react to Josh Maja contract situation

Josh Maja of Sunderland celebrates after he scores his teams first goal during the Sky Bet League One match between Sunderland and Shrewsbury Town at Stadium of Light on December 29, 2018...

Everton and Southampton are among the clubs reportedly interested in Sunderland forward Josh Maja.

Josh Maja of Sunderland celebrates his goal during the Sky Bet League One match between Sunderland and Shrewsbury Town at Stadium of Light on December 29, 2018 in Sunderland, United...

Sunderland fans have taken to Twitter to give their opinion on the current contract situation of reported Everton and Southampton target Josh Maja.

According to The Northern Echo, Everton, Tottenham Hotspur, Southampton, Manchester City, Middlesbrough and Millwall all are interested in signing Maja from the Black Cats in the January transfer window.

The 20-year-old forward is out of contract at League One club Sunderland at the end of the season.

The Chronicle recently quoted Sunderland manager Jack Ross as saying that Maja has been given a deadline of the end of this week to sign a new contract, with the youngster having been made a final offer by the Black Cats.

Maja has made 20 starts and two substitute appearances in League One for Sunderland so far this season, scoring 13 goals in the process, according to WhoScored.

Josh Maja of Sunderland celebrates after he scores his teams first goal during the Sky Bet League One match between Sunderland and Shrewsbury Town at Stadium of Light on December 29, 2018...

The Black Cats are third in the League One table at the moment with 47 points from 23 matches, seven points behind leaders Portsmouth, who have played 25 games.

Sunderland fans have taken to Twitter to have their say on the current situation of Maja and his future.

Below are some of the best comments:

Josh Maja of Sunderland celebrates after scoring a goal to make it 1-1 during the Sky Bet League One match between Sunderland and Shrewsbury Town at Stadium of Light on December 29, 2018...

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