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Sunderland Boss Reveals Agent Skulduggery With Player's Contract

Sunderland Boss Reveals Agent Skulduggery With Player's Contract

Sunderland chairman Stewart Donald has given a candid account of the details behind striker Josh Maja's u-turn on signing a contract with the league one club.

The club were willing to offer him a salary seven times his current wage and gave the forward until Friday to accept the deal, though Donald tweeted that the player's agent has scuppered a deal, despite Sunderland matching the player's demands:

 

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20-year-old Maja has been in fine form for the Mackems this season, scoring 15 goals this term, and although he had indicated to Sunderland manager Jack Ross on Thursday that he was willing to stay on Wearside, this revelation by Donald seems to suggest his time at the club is coming to an end.

 

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