Sunderland have signed Jake Clarke-Salter on loan from Chelsea for the season.
John O'Shea has featured in every Sunderland match which Chris Coleman has taken charge of to date.
John O'Shea is among the candidates to become manager at Sunderland.
The odds of experienced defender John O'Shea being fast-tracked into management have been slashed with Sunderland crying out for a coach.
Sunderland are looking for a new manager to take over from Simon Grayson.
Derby coach Kevin Phillips among the former Sunderland players who could replace Simon Grayson as manager.
Sunderland defender John O'Shea has now reached 36 years of age.
The Sunderland veteran impressed for Simon Grayson's side last time around.
Sunderland midfielder Lee Cattermole hasn't been performing to the top of his ability this season.
Sunderland are set to take on Cardiff City in Championship action at the weekend.