Sunderland boss Sam Allardyce is set to play youngsters in the clash at Watford after his side secured their Premier League safety. Having enjoyed some well-earned celebrations, several regular starters can expect to stand down at Vicarage Road, with chances on offer for those who have sat out recently.
Allardyce has also promised to cast
Chelsea appear to have lost out on Southampton goalkeeper Fraser Forster after it was confirmed he had signed a new five-year deal. Forster has been a target for the Blues, amid uncertainty over the future of first-choice custodian Thibaut Courtois, and the England international had claimed interest in him from the Londoners was “flattering”.