Who Will Be Sunderland’s Defensive Duo This Season?

Richard Sellers/EMPICS Sport

John O’Shea is relishing the defensive competition this season, despite his own starting spot coming under increasing threat following new arrivals and the emergence of an academy star.

The 34-year-old captain is in a battle to start against Leicester on the opening day after Sunderland snapped up loanee Seb Coates on a permanent deal and Younes Kaboul for around £3 million from Spurs, while Wes Brown has signed a contract extension and youngster Tom Beadling...

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