Sunderland need a proven League One striker and reported December target Charlie Wyke could star at the Stadium of Light.
Former Leeds United manager Simon Grayson has been appointed the new Bradford City boss.
Jack Marriott won't be joining Sunderland from League One Peterborough United - but Bradford City striker Charlie Wyke may be within budget.
Championship strugglers Sunderland have made an enquiry about signing Alex Gilliead on loan from North East rivals Newcastle United in January.
Alex Gilliead could make an extremely bold move from Newcastle United to north east neighbours Sunderland.
Alex Gilliead is one of the most talented players to come through Newcastle United's academy in recent years - will Rafa give him a chance?
Blackburn Rovers are in pole position to nab reported Bolton Wanderers target Tony McMahon while QPR's Ben Gladwin could also arrive at Ewood Park.
Bradford City could regret losing out on promotion with Bolton Wanderers set to take two of their key players.
Rory McArdle is available on a free this summer after bringing an end to five years at Bradford City - but is he good enough for Sheffield Wednesday?
Former Bradford City favourite James Meredith admits he spoke to Bolton Wanderers before settling on Millwall.