David Moyes resigned as Sunderland boss on Monday following the end of a miserable Premier League campaign.
Ex-Newcastle boss Alan Pardew is being linked with Sunderland.
Sunerland manager David Moyes had reportedly scouted Southampton's Sam Gallagher personally - but his departure gives Aston Villa fresh hope.
Former Leicester City boss Nigel Pearson is currently the favourite to take over at Sunderland.
Apparently the stats show that Bristol City defender and Derby and Sunderland target, Joe Bryan, is the best left-back in the Championship.
The West Ham United target is reportedly close to joining Bournemouth from Sunderland on a free transfer.
Celtic defender Efe Ambrose was reportedly in the middle of a tug-of-war between Newcastle United and Sunderland - but where will he end up?
Sunderland fans are divided over whether Kevin Phillips would be a good choice as David Moyes' successor.
Micky Gray has had a few different opinions on who should replace David Moyes at Sunderland, but now wants to see Derby's first team coach given the job.
Sunderland are looking for a new manager following the resignation of David Moyes.