'No great loss .. Get him gone ... Sad to see him go' - How Sunderland fans reacted to Denver Hume's potential Portsmouth move

Sunderland fans have been reacting to Denver Hume’s potential switch to Portsmouth.

By Sam Cox
Sunday, 23rd January 2022, 6:30 pm

After the Blues successfully ticked a new centre-back and a striker off their January wishlist, their attention turned to a left-wing-back.

Although a deal may not be close to completion, with Wigan’s Tom Pearce also on the Blues head coach’s radar.

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And here’s how Black Cats responded to news of the defender’s potential Stadium of Light departure.

@KeyDavies93: Get him gone.

@Dunn_Outdoors: We'd need another LB if Hume is to leave though, whatever thoughts people have about his ability/fitness record.

@KINGST3WART: Worst left back I’ve seen

Sunderland defender Denver Hume has been linked with a move to Pompey this January. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

@Ashleybarfoot24: Went to the Sunderland game with my mate yesterday who’s a Mackem, told him we’re after Denver Hume, said he’s very athletic up and down but doesn’t know how to cross a ball, think he will fit in at Pompey just fine then.

@SAFCJack_Spelling: Will be a shame to see Hume leave. Think he’s better than some make out

@davidallison98: Denver Hume’s no great loss if he goes. Hasn’t developed much, injury prone, can’t tackle, final ball usually poor #safc

@brownysjb: It would be nice to see the new Hume get some minutes! We can’t play 3 CBs for the rest of the season!

@KINGST3WART: Pompey are actually going to pay us for Denver Hume? Thanks.

@Philip_RJ89: I think a move for Denver Hume would be best all around.

He’s never going to win over the doubters, & the contract situation last summer was poorly-handled.

I always felt he had something to offer us, but a fresh start elsewhere could be what he needs

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