Dundee Utd defender Souttar turns down Sunderland

Dundee United defender John Souttar has turned down an offer from Sunderland.

Dundee United defender John Souttar has turned down an offer from Sunderland.

The Sunderland Echo says Sunderland have made two bids for him, with the second, believed to be around £600,000, being accepted by United, who left the player to decide whether to stay or go.

Souttar travelled down to the Stadium of Light last month to have a look round the facilities and meet Sunderland officials.

But having thought over the potential move to Wearside, has now decided to remain on Tayside for the moment.

 
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