West Ham United fans have taken to social networking site Twitter to have their say on the appointment of Sam Allardyce as the Sunderland manager.
The former Newcastle United and West Ham boss has been made the new Sunderland manager on a two-year contract.
Allardyce was without a managerial job, having left Premier League outfit West Ham at the end of the 2014-15 campaign.
The 60-year-old was in charge of the Hammers for four years from the summer of 2011 till the end of the 2014-15 season.
The former Bolton Wanderers manager got the London outfit promoted from the Championship and made them a respectable mid-table Premier League team.
However, the football that West Ham played under Allardyce was not to the taste of the fans, many of whom are happy that he is no longer in charge.
Following the appointment of Allardyce as Sunderland manager on Friday, West Ham fans took to Twitter to have their say.
Below are some of the best comments:
@OfficialBigSam good luck with the mackams Sam, did a great job for us in difficult times— Liam Johnstone (@liamjwhu) October 10, 2015
@OfficialBigSam look forward to seeing you back at the Boleyn; you will get a decent reception! Good luck at the Mackems!— Joe Ashley (@realjoeashley) October 9, 2015