Steven Fletcher is to spend the summer working on his fitness, with Sunderland confident there will be no setbacks.
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet has admitted star striker Steven Fletcher is unlikely to play again this season.
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet is refusing to give up on Steven Fletcher, but fears injury has ended his season.
Sunderland head coach Gus Poyet is keeping his fingers crossed that striker Steven Fletcher's season is not over.
Sunderland's Steven Fletcher is hoping he can soon recapture his goal-scoring touch after returning from injury.
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet believes Steven Fletcher's injury problems have been the reason behind his struggle for form.
Sunderland striker Steven Fletcher is in a race to be fit for the Capital One Cup final against Manchester City.
Gus Poyet is still hoping Sunderland striker Steven Fletcher will be fit for the Capital One Cup final in March.
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet admits Steven Fletcher's Achilles injury is a cause for concern as surgery may be required.
Gus Poyet has explained Steven Fletcher's initial absence as Sunderland battled back for a point against Southampton.
Sky sources understand that Sunderland are yet to receive a bid for Steven Fletcher.
Celtic manager Neil Lennon has rebuffed speculation linking the club with Scotland international Steven Fletcher.
Gus Poyet is sure Steven Fletcher can get the goals to haul Sunderland out of trouble.
Steven Fletcher was happy to get on the Sunderland scoresheet once again as he aims to fire the Black Cats to safety.
Gus Poyet says Steven Fletcher needs more ammunition from his team-mates as he chases his first goal in eight matches.
Sunderland striker Steven Fletcher says that he expects to score more goals for the club.
Steven Fletcher says belief and confidence have been returned to the Sunderland squad under manager Gus Poyet.
Scotland boss Gordon Strachan has confirmed goalkeeper Matt Gilks has pulled out of the squad to face Norway.
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet has backed Steven Fletcher to go on a goalscoring run once he is back to full fitness.
Kilmarnock striker Kris Boyd has been pleasantly surprised at his recall to the Scotland squad.