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Two 'proven' strikers were offered to Moyes this season; would either have kept Sunderland up?

Two 'proven' strikers were offered to Moyes this season; would either have kept Sunderland up?

Dimitar Berbatov has revealed he had conversations with David Moyes about joining his side this season. So too did Emmanuel Adebayor. Despite Jermain Defoe's 14 goals, the Black Cats have struggled to find the back of the net with regularity, would either of them have been able to weigh in with the necessary additional firepower to keep Sunderland up? Everyone said it would happen, and so it did. For at least two years assorted pundits, observers and supporters have warned that if Jermain Defoe stopped scoring - for whatever reason - Sunderland would be relegated. And so it came to pass....

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