American midfielder Lynden Gooch‘s day went from good to bad in a hurry on Monday.
Playing for Sunderland’s U-23 side in a Premier League 2 match against Tottenham Hotspur, the 20-year-old California sent in a cross that turned into the first goal of a 2-2 tie.
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But his day ended in pain, as Gooch was stretchered off with an ankle injury. He was expected to undergo X-Rays today, and the Black Cats await the results.