Sunderland's Andy Reid is to a visit a specialist after suffering a setback in his return from injury.Also,
The Irishman has picked up an Achilles complaint and will seek medical advice before stepping up his pre-season plans.
Lee Cattermole is also nursing a knock.Well, we won't have BFAR to pick at the beginning of the season. And further back, Sunderland have now lost both Cana and Cattermole - who just can't stay healthy. Riveros will start, but alongside whom? Jordan Henderson, with Malbranque left and Campbell right?
The combative midfielder was forced out of Saturday's 1-0 victory over Darlington with a groin strain and he too will be assessed on Monday before being freed for training duties.