Sunderland’s had 17 managers while Sir Alex Ferguson’s been at Manchester United – did you remember them all?

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ONE of the longest-serving managers in football, Sir Alex Ferguson clocked up an impressive 26-and-a-half years at the helm of Manchester United.

In that time, Sunderland has had 17 bosses at the Stadium of Light. Who have been your heroes?

Sir Alex Ferguson

Sir Alex Ferguson

Lawrie McMenemy: 8 June 1985 – 16 April 1987

Bob Stokoe (caretaker): 16 April 1987 – 9 June 1987

Denis Smit:9 June 1987 – 30 December 1991

Malcolm Crosby: 30 December 1991 – 28 January 1993

Terry Butcher: 29 January 1993 – 26 November 1993

Mick Buxton: 26 November 1993 – 29 March 1995

Peter Reid: 29 March 1995 – 7 October 2002

Howard Wilkinson 10 October 2002 – 10 March 2003

Mick McCarthy: 12 March 2003 – 6 March 2006

Kevin Ball (caretaker): 7 March 2006 – 31 May 2006

Niall Quinn: 25 July 2006 – 30 August 2006

Roy Keane: 30 August 2006 – 4 December 2008

Ricky Sbragia: 4 December 2008 – 24 May 2009

Steve Bruce: 3 June 2009 – 30 November 2011

Eric Black (caretaker): 30 November 2011 – 3 December 2011

Martin O’Neill: 3 December 2011 – March 30, 2013

Paolo Di Canio: 31 March 2013 – Present