Sunderland's most expensive XI arguably proves that spending money certainly does not guarantee success.
The Sunderland defender and unemployed Polish boss have emerged over the past 24 hours.
John O'Shea's recent Sunderland form shows his best days are behind him but could he still do a job for Wolves?
Offering John O’Shea enough minutes to help him make Russia 2018 will be huge for Wolves
Cristiano Ronaldo last featured for Manchester United in the 2009 Champions League final, which ended in a defeat to Barcelona.
John O'Shea's performance in Sunderland's 2-0 loss at Swansea City had Match of the Day pundit Alan Shearer seething.
Denayer has been used in midfield with Sunderland hit by injuries in recent weeks.
O'Shea remains positive about Sunderland despite a 2-0 loss to Liverpool at the weekend.
Sunderland are currently sat at the bottom of the Premier League table, after a disappointing start.
The Black Cats are at the bottom and already eight points away from safety.