Jack Ross insists he didn’t have to think twice about accepting the "fantastic opportunity" to manage Sunderland.
Stewart Donald is confident he can provide the next Sunderland boss with a competitive budget as he awaits approval for his takeover.
Sunderland can approach next season debt-free and with a "pretty hefty" transfer budget after Stewart Donald completed his takeover.
There is no fixed timescale for the completion of the proposed takeover by a consortium headed by Eastleigh chairman Stewart Donald.
Sunderland owner Ellis Short has confirmed Chris Coleman has been sacked after he agreed to sell the club.
Sunderland boss Chris Coleman is hopeful youngsters Josh Maja and Joel Asoro will agree to contract extensions.
Mick McCarthy has dismissed rumours he could return to Sunderland as manager after being spotted in the area last week.
Chris Coleman has clarified his comment after saying he "doesn't know" where want-away Sunderland midfielder Jack Rodwell is currently.