By Charlotte Daly For Mailonline
Published: 20:24 GMT, 1 December 2020 | Updated: 20:24 GMT, 1 December 2020
Sunderland's long-serving kit man John Cooke may take the club to an employment tribunal after he was made redundant.
Cooke - who was furloughed at the end of March due to the coronavirus pandemic - was let go after 25 years in the role.Insurance Loans Mortgage Attorney Credit Lawyer
Not only was Cooke popular with the current players, he also played for Sunderland himself - making 62 appearances between 1979 and 1985.