Sunderland keeper Mannone: My game suits Poyet style

Sunderland goalkeeper Vito Mannone feels his style of game suits manager Gus Poyet. Poyet’s style of play demands his goalkeepers are good on the ball, a role Mannone feels well prepared for.

Sunderland goalkeeper Vito Mannone feels his style of game suits manager Gus Poyet.

Poyet’s style of play demands his goalkeepers are good on the ball, a role Mannone feels well prepared for.

“I’m more natural to playing football from the back because I was at Arsenal for eight years,” he said. “When I was kicking the ball, everyone was angry with me.

“I have a passion to play football. I like to play with my feet, not just to launch it.”

 
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