Sunderland striker Wickham delighted with England U21 goal

Sunderland striker Connor Wickham was happy with his goal for England U21 in victory over Northern Ireland. Wickham impressed in the victory.

Sunderland striker Connor Wickham was happy with his goal for England U21 in victory over Northern Ireland.

Wickham impressed in the victory.

He said: “I just made sure I hit it with the other side of my head and luckily it did and it went in.

“It’s important for me to score. I had quite a few chances today and luckily one went in.

"It’s just down to me to prove to the manager that I can stake a claim in the team and keep my performances going and scoring goals.”

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