DICK Advocaat’s time at Sunderland may have been brief but it was certainly memorable.
The popular Dutchman helped steer the Black Cats to safety, escaping relegation with a game to spare, but his time at the Stadium of Light has come to an end.
Advocaat turned down the chance of a bumper contract to extend his stay in the North East but supporters will remember him fondly.
And you can relive Advocaat’s time at Sunderland with our slideshow - including the win at Everton and the gutsy point against Arsenal, which secured Premier League survival.
Advocaat’s infamous beige coloured scarf also features prominently!
Pictures courtesy of Frank Reid and Press Association.