SAFC loan round-up
The Hartlepool United loanee looked odds-on to net as he rounded the Tranmere Rovers 'keeper but was brought down to earn Pools a penalty.
Pools boss Neale Cooper told the Sunderland Echo:
"He`s desperate to score all of the time. It`s not going for him at the moment and I feel for him.'
"It really hurts him and he beats himself up about it afterwards and gets down.'
Elsewhere in League One, Jordan Cook's Carlisle United were beaten 2-1 at Sheffield Wednesday whilst Adam Reed's Leyton Orient drew 2-2 against Yeovil Town.
Goalless Oumare Tounkara continued his barren stretch for Oldham Athletic as they drew 1-1 at home to Preston North End.
Blair Adam's Northampton Town drew 0-0 at relegation-threatened Hereford United in League Two whilst Billy Knott and Wimbledon beat Torquay 2-0.
Finally, in the Championship, West Ham's George McCartney play at Leicester City tonight.