Gloom on the Ganges

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Always look on the bright side of life? Where is the bright side to being hammered 7-1 at Goodison?

Salut! Sunderland was drifting on the peaceful waters of the Ganges until just before the goals started going in. The texts from home weren’t exactly what I’d hoped for when I came ashore.

Pete Sixsmith will perhaps be amplifying his Sixer’s Seven with a Soapbox column in due course. Viewed from Varanasi, however, the first thought after getting over the initial shock of a wretched result and resigning myself to probable relegation was to wonder whether he’d consider the performance worth seven words at all.

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