Nicklas Bendtner has been released by Wolfsburg.
The Black Cats are currently 17th in the table but relegation is still a possibility.
The Old Lady of Italian football could turn their attention toward Everton’s forward in the upcoming window.
The Championship table is one of the tightest in recent years at present.
Mark Warburton's men have already wrapped up the title.
The Egyptian midfielder made a move to Arsenal from Basel in January this year and has settled well.
West Bromwich Albion be warned, Andy Carroll is in the best form of his West Ham United career and these Premier League stats prove it.
Oasis legend Noel Gallagher was asked to give his thoughts on Leeds United, and also called out Norwich and Burnley.
On the eve of one of the biggest races of the year, the Tour de Yorkshire, the crisis in British cycling deepened on Thursday night as the former world points race champion Simon Yates was confirmed as having an adverse analytical finding in a drugs test in March through what appeared to be an error in procedure when using a drug for a medical condition on prescription.
Conor Washington moved from Peterborough United to Queens Park Rangers during the January transfer window.