Collins Black Cats blow
By James Pearson
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Danny Collins has been forced out of Sunderland's tour of North America.Danny Collins has revealed his frustration at before forced out of Sunderland's pre-season tour of North America due to injury.
The 24-year-old former Chester City defender was hoping to impress manager Mick McCarthy this summer in a bid to stake his Premiership claim.
However, the Wales stopper will now miss the remainder of the tour, starting with Saturday's clash against Vancouver White Caps with a torn Achilles.
"I'm really disappointed," explained Collins. "It's annoying having travelled all this way.
"This was a chance for me to show what I can do. I'll just have to keep my fingers crossed I get an opportunity when I get back."